Driving of deer population from Agdan Evenki community in Amur Region to the north of Zabaikalye took more than a month. 28 springing deer and 2 harts purchased out of the funds of Baikal Mining Company already arrived in six deer farms of Kalar District.
The assembly hall of Chara village – the regional center (Kalar District) – hosted a public hearing on the foundation of a preferentially protected natural area of regional significance – a natural landscape reserve “Ingamakitsky”.
First power was supplied to new Udokan MMP 220/35/10 kV substation.
Earlier Rosteсhnadzor signed Commissioning Readiness Certificate for electrical equipment.
Baikal Mining Company (BMC, part of USM Group of Alisher Usmanov) implementing Udokan Copper Project in Zabaikalye Region received the “Strategic Development” award in “The Star of the Far East” contest.
As Deputy Construction Director of BMC LLC Sergey Zhilenko noted, “A transformer is one of the main elements of the power infrastructure that will provide uninterruptible power supply at all stages of Udokan MMP construction.”
Baikal Mining Company and JSC Far East Development Corporation have concluded a project implementation agreement for the development of Udokan copper deposit in Zabaikalye Priority Development Area. The document was signed by Chairman of the Board of Directors Valery Kazikaev and General Director of JSC Far East Development Corporation Aslan Kanukoev.
High-voltage power transmission line shall stretch for 22 kilometers from Chara settlement up to the construction site of Udokan Full-Cycle Mining and Metallurgical Plant.
Last Sunday more than 150 environmental activist volunteers cleared the coast of Lake Kenon from waste as part of All-Russian campaign “Water of Russia” which was held for the first time with the assistance of Baikal Mining Company.
Baikal Mining Company (BMC) signed a Contract Agreement with Renaissance Heavy Industries for construction of «Udokan Mining and Metallurgical Plant (Phase 1) with the annual capacity of 12 MMT of ore. Process Plant».
The Contract price is about RUB 28 bn.