Alrosa automates tailings monitoring at Aikhal

Alrosa automates tailings monitoring at Aikhal

The automated system assesses water level changes and changes the hydraulic system's response.

Geomechanics / Ground ...

30 NOVEMBER 2020
Nornickel spends US$34M on modernisation

Nornickel spends US$34M on modernisation

The company has spent US$20 million on new mining vehicles

Fleet

26 NOVEMBER 2020
Tenova to upgrade Metalloinvest's Lebedinsky

Tenova to upgrade Metalloinvest's Lebedinsky

Tenova's facilities can use up to 70% hydrogen in place of natural gas.

Plant

18 NOVEMBER 2020
KAZ Minerals expects delays to Baimskaya

KAZ Minerals expects delays to Baimskaya

The capital construction budget for the Baimskaya project will now be close to US$8 billion.

Logistics

18 NOVEMBER 2020
Mechel to upgrade Chelyabinsk water management

Mechel to upgrade Chelyabinsk water management

Chelyabinsk plant will stop wastewater disposal at discharge points.

Sustainability

17 NOVEMBER 2020
Polyus links Natalka to hydropower grid

Polyus links Natalka to hydropower grid

Natalka mine now covers 90% of its electricity demand from renewable sources.

Power / Remote power

11 NOVEMBER 2020
Rusal installs automated cleaning system at KhAZ

Rusal installs automated cleaning system at KhAZ

The automated 'Treatment of aluminum in Crucible' (TAC) system cost about US$2.7 million.

Plant

09 NOVEMBER 2020
Norilsk Nickel deploys chlorine-leaching at Kola

Norilsk Nickel deploys chlorine-leaching at Kola

The company plans to close the main smelting shop in the Kola

Plant

06 NOVEMBER 2020
NLMK expands UAV use at its facilities

NLMK expands UAV use at its facilities

Drones will be used for prospecting, monitoring conditions and other tasks.

Supply chain management

04 NOVEMBER 2020
ALROSA creates single production framework

ALROSA creates single production framework

System aims to build operational resilience in the face of crises such as the COVID-19 pandemic.

Supply chain management

26 OCTOBER 2020
Epiroc wins order from Nornickel

Epiroc wins order from Nornickel

Equipment for mine totals over US$11M

Fleet

22 OCTOBER 2020
BelAZ delivers 20-truck order to Nornickel

BelAZ delivers 20-truck order to Nornickel

Trucks were adapted to arctic conditions in line with specifications from Nornickel.

Fleet

21 OCTOBER 2020