Russia: Almalyk to modernize crushing complex No. 2

Almalyk Mining and Processing Works intends to modernize its copper-processing factory. In particular, the company will replace two outdated GIST-72 screens before medium crushing with 3 new SHR-24-10.5×2.3 screens, as well as 9 GIST-71 screens before fine screening with the same number of upgraded SMR-25-12.4×2.9 screens. Moreover, two new highly efficient fine crushers will be…

Uzbekistan: AGMK starts second stage of Kalmakyr mine railroad infrastructure construction

Almalyk Iron and Steel Works has started carrying out the second stage of the railroad infrastructure construction to the Kalmakyr mine. Kalmakyr Mine is the largest mining enterprise in the CIS, the base of Uzbek non-ferrous metallurgy. In 2016 the mine design capacity was increased to 30 million tons of ore per year. Under the…

Uzbekistan: AGMK and South Korea to create innovative center to study rare metals

Korea Institute for Rare Metals (KIRAM) and Almalyk Mining and Processing Works will create a joint scientific center on rare metals and alloys. The corresponding agreement has already been signed. The center will comprise 5 laboratories to obtain refractory metals, in particular, tungsten and molybdenum, as well as alloys using nano- and chemical-metallurgical techniques. (Ukrainian…