The shift on the section “apsat Deposit” shipped a record 5 thousand cubic meters of coal

The shift on the section “apsat Deposit” shipped a record 5 thousand cubic meters of coal


“In the permafrost and mountainous landscape of this result — a significant achievement for the company. Usually for a change in these conditions is the amount in the range of 3.5 thousand kubometrov coal”, — explained the press service.

MOSCOW, 3 Mar./strong>. Two records set at a very young coal mining company Siberian coal energy company (SUEK) in the TRANS-Baikal territory — section “apsat Deposit”, the press service of the company.

For a change there shipped with 5.1 and 5 thousand cubic meters of coal. “In the permafrost and mountainous landscape of this result — a significant achievement for the company. Usually for a change in these conditions is the amount in the range of 3.5 thousand kubometrov coal”, — explained the press service.

In the context of the apsat Deposit in Kalarsky district of the Zabaikalye territory open way developed the second largest in Russia Deposit of coking coal, with reserves of 2.2 billion tons. First ton of coal was mined in June 2012. By 2018, coal production at the field is planned to reach 2 million tons per year.

SUEK is one of the leading coal mining company, Russia’s largest coal producer, the largest supplier to the domestic market and for export. Mining, processing, transport and service SUEK’s enterprises are located in seven regions of Russia. At the enterprises of SUEK employs more than 33 thousand people. Main shareholder Andrey Melnichenko (92.2 per cent).