"Russian Platinum" has chosen "Bateman Engineering" for design of mining and processing plant
05/18/2012

"Russian Platinum" has chosen "Bateman Engineering" for design of mining and processing plant for the extraction of copper-nickel ore of Chernogorskoye deposit

Online PR News – 18-May-2012 – Moscow/Russia – "Russian Platinum", one of the leading PGMs producers in the world, has chosen "Bateman Engineering" (a part of Tenova) for design of mining and processing plant for the extraction of copper-nickel ore of Chernogorskoye deposit, which is located in close proximity to the city of Norilsk (Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia).

The license for the exploration, mining and production of platinum group metals in Chernogorskoye deposit belongs to Chernogorskaya Mining Company (a part of Russian Platinum group). The deposit is located 15 kilometers south-east of the city of Norilsk, Krasnoyarsk Krai.

In close proximity to the mine, Russian Platinum plans to build a processing plant and smelter where the concentrate will be processed to produce a copper-nickel matte. Also the company plans to build a plant for hydrometallurgical processing of copper-nickel matte.

The first stage of construction of the enterprise will be the design of mining and processing plant. To perform this work between the companies "Russian Platinum" and "Bateman Engineering" an appropriate agreement.