Published on Oct. 12, 2011
One of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, Mechel, won the 5th annual award of Minex-2011 forum in the nomination “For Successful Development of a Mining Industry Project”.
The award was granted based on the results of online open voting and the opinions of independent experts involved in the award committee’s work.
The Elga coal deposit is one of the world’s largest coking coal deposits. Its development is a key strategic project for the Far East, unmatched in the past 35 years of the Russian mining industry. The company will be able to increase export to Pacific Asia, thus strengthening its positions in this actively developing region.
Boris Nikishichev, CEO of Mechel Mining Management Company said: “We ...