• Siberian Gold
Olympic gold deposit is located in the North-Yenisei district of Krasnoyarsk region of Russia. It is one of the largest and, at the same time, the most difficult mining conditions on the gold mine in the world.
gold deposits are located 65 km from the town of Severo-Yeniseisk.
The total gold reserves are often estimated at 417 tons. Pole Experts call for more than 1 000 tonnes of guaranteed reserves. This field was discovered in 1975, it has developed since the early 80s. Quarry crashes into the ground to a depth of 550 meters, 30 June 2015.
To produce one ton of ore have to take out a career of 40 tons of waste rock. However, production scale gold deposit Olympics unique: the recovery of gold from ore is 80%.
It employs Caterpillar dump trucks carrying capacity of 136 tons, and Terex and Komatsu.
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The explosions in the quarry.
A view of the gold deposit Titimukhta from the plane window, 1 July 2015.
In addition to the huge dump trucks excavators mighty work here.
A view of the gold deposit Titimukhta
"Small building" on the left in the picture - in fact, a large factory shop - help to convey the scale of gold mining in Siberia.
Dumpers on ore Titimukhta.
Huge ore crusher.
Ore - banded carbonate-mica-quartz metasomatic sulfides.
Siberian smelting of gold, purity 92.96%.
Siberian Gold. Krasnoyarsk region