Russia: Karelsky Okatysh resumes sales of iron ore concentrate to CherMK

Karelsky Okatysh has resumed selling iron ore concentrate to Cherepovets Iron and Steel Works. This is one of the first projects carried under the Upstream program. With its help CherMK has considerably decreased buying the concentrate from the third parties. During the summer Karelsky Okatysh has shipped 357 thousand tons of concentrate to Cherepovets. 100…

Russia: Karelsky Okatysh commissions new excavator

Karelsky Okatysh has put into operation a new 20 EKG-20 excavator with the capacity of 20 cubic meters.

Another such excavator, produced by Uralmashzavod, has been operating at the company for over 10 years.

The ladle can take up to 40 tons of rock.

A dump truck is fully loaded in 3 minutes. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Karelsky Okatysh buys new locomotive

Karelsky Okatysh Mining and Processing Works has purchased a new locomotive.

The machine, manufactured by Bryansk Machine-Building Works, will be able to save fuel expenses by 10% due to a special diesel engine.

The investment program of the company presupposes further purchases of such locomotives to replace old ones. (Ukrainian metal)