Russia: Korshunovsky GOK commissions new drilling rig at Rudnogorsky mine

Korshunovsky Mining and Processing Works is commissioning a new drilling rig at the Rudnogorsky mine.

The machine has been purchased under the program of capital investments.

At present the machine is being assembled.

The company has 14 days to assemble the rig, after that it will be commissioned. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: KGOK output up in H1 2017

In January-June Korshunovsky Mining and Processing Works increased iron ore concentrate output by 5% YoY, or by 66 thousand tons, to 1.4 million tons.

Ore mining exceeded 4 million tons, with 1.9 million tons yielded by the Korshunovsky quarry and 2.2 million tons by the Rudnogorsky mine. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Korshunovsky GOK puts new separators into operation

The processing factory of the Korshunovsky Mining and Processing Works, a part of Mechel, saw the replacement of 4 magnetic separators.

“The output of the new equipment is 100-160 tons per hour. Last year we replaced 6 separators and plan to replace 4 more this year”, the factory director Dmitry Oler said. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Korshunovsky GOK repairs gas-purification system

The processing factory of the Korshunovsky Mining and Processing Works, a part of Mechel, has put into operation 2 dust extraction machines for gas-purification after repairs.

The renewed machinery will improve extraction efficiency and provide more comfortable working condition for the employees.

The total cost of the repairs reached 1 million rubles. (Ukrainian metal)