FAMUR wins new contracts in Kazakhstan

MINEX FORUM | November 3, 2017
img0 For several decades, the Group has been providing solutions for the Kazakh mining industry, including but not limited to machines, equipment and monitoring systems. Over 700 powered roof supports supplied by the FAMUR Group companies as well as armoured face conveyors, beam stage loaders and PIOMA rail transportation systems are currently being operated in Kazakhstan. ...

Kazakhstan’s mining companies are increasing their production capacity

MINEX FORUM | November 3, 2017
img0 Enterprises are focused on not only to attracting investments, but also to development of human capital and stimulation of personnel to search for advanced solutions. First of all, the companies introduce their own innovations taking into account the needs of the modern market. At the 7th International Scientific and Production Conference in Astana young specialists ...

Central-Bank Demand for Gold Bars ‘Set to Grow’ in 2018

MINEX FORUM | November 3, 2017
img0 GOLD BARS held in reserves by central banks worldwide will keep growing in 2018 according to leading analysts, with the rate of purchases recovering from the slowest pace since 2010. “Net official sector purchases are projected to drop 5% to a 7-year low of 370 tonnes this year,” says the latest Precious Metals Weekly from specialist analysts Metals ...

Nornickel begins hot commissioning at Bystrinsky GOK, Russia SHARE

MINEX FORUM | November 3, 2017
img0 Russia-based Norilsk Nickel has commenced hot commissioning operations at Bystrinsky GOK, located in the Gazimuro-Zavodsky District of Trans-Baikal Territory, 350km from Chita. The Bystrinsky GOK comprises the Bystrinsky mining and processing plant, and will mine gold-iron-copper ores to produce copper, gold, and magnetite concentrates. The company noted that the area hosts the Bystrinsky gold-iron-copper deposit ...