Over 3 million tonnes of ore extracted from Udokan copper deposit
More than 3 million tonnes of copper ore have already been mined from the western pit of the Udokan copper deposit, in Russia’s Trans-Baikal Region.
Udokan saw completion of construction of water-intake facility and waterworks
Udokan Plant saw a completion of construction of the water-intake facility of 10 thous. M3/day capacity at Ingamakit groundwater deposit, as well as its waterworks.
Decision Made on Appointing Alexey Yaschuk CEO of Udokan Copper
Shareholders of Udokan Copper have decided to appoint Alexey Yaschuk, who has been the head of the Operations Directorate as the First Deputy CEO up to now, the CEO of the company.
Udokan Copper production engineers achieve higher rate of copper recovery
Pilot testing of a special selective flotation reagent that promises to boost the amount of copper recovered from ore by more than 1% of the design parameters and increase the total copper output has been successfully completed at the pilot plant of the Udokan Mining and Metallurgical Plant. The company’s production engineers achieved a consistently high copper recovery rate of 87.9% from the ore at the bulk flotation stage.
Udokan Copper to start the export commodities in 2023
Erkozha Akylbek, Chairman of the board of directors and CEO of the USM holding company, made this statement at the Eastern Economic Forum held between September 5–8 in Vladivostok.