Ukraine: Selidovugol miners striking again

Kurakhovskaya mine employees have joined the striking miners from Kotlyarevskaya who have blocked the Dnepr – Donetsk road between Pokrovsk and Selidovo because of the salary debts. Both mines are parts of the state enterprise Selidovugol. According to the chairman of the Independent Miners’ Union of Ukraine Mikhail Volynets, the road was blocked leading to…

Ukraine: three state mines to commission new long faces

Until the end of the year the Kapitalnaya mine of the state enterprise Mirnogradugol, the Kurakhovskaya mine of the state enterprise Selidovugol and the Yuzhnodonbaskoye No. 1 Mine Group will put new long faces into operation. “The government has this year transferred 341 million UAH for the modernization of coal mines”, the vice-prime minister Vladimir…

Ukraine: Selidovugol miners paid 30 million UAH

On August 6 the miners of the state enterprise Selidovugol were partially paid their salary debts.

According to Mikhail Volynets, the chairman of the Independent Miners Union, 30 million UAH was used to pay April and 50% of May salary.

Still, there is a debt of June and July salary. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: Selidovugol and Mirnogradugol buy 8 million UAH worth of mine sections

The state enterprises Selidovugol and Mirnogradugol have ordered the Donenergoexport LLC the delivery of mine sections at 4.2 million UAH and 3.87 million UAH respectively. In particular, Selidovugol ordered 105 tons of SVP-27 sections at 40 thousand UAH per ton, and Mirnogradugol – 100 tons at 38.76 UAH per ton. Had Selidovugol reached the Mirnogradugol…

Ukraine: Selidovugol buys belt conveyer parts

The state enterprise Selidovugol has concluded an agreement with Donenergoexport LLC for the delivery of spare parts for belt conveyers valued at 22.19 million UAH. The agreement provides for the payment of the goods ordered within 90 calendar days upon receipt. The spare parts are ordered for the 1/3 Novgorodovskaya, Kotlyarevskaya, Ukraina and Kurakhovskaya mines.…

Ukraine: miners block important road in Donbass

Selidovugol miners have blocked the road leading to Kurakhovo, Maryinka and Krasnogorovka in Donetsk region. According to Mikhail Volynets, the chairman of the Independent Miners Union of Ukraine, they demanded the payment of salary and clearing of debts. “The strike began near the administrative building of the state enterprise Selidovugol. Having received no reply, the…

Ukraine: miners preparing to strike

In the town of Ukrainsk (Donetsk region) miners from the Ukraina mine of the state enterprise Selidovugol have made a preliminary strike and are preparing for mass actions because of the non-payment of salary. “On January 15 the first shift of the miners didn’t come to the work, a part of the second and third…