Semicentennial anniversary of the Institute of Mining, Ural Branch, RAS

On the 24th of February 2012 the Institute of Mining of the RAS Ural Branch (IGD, USSR MChM), one of the leading and oldest mining research establishments of Russia celebrates its 50th anniversary. The Institute is the only research establishment in Ural, which performs a broad range of integrated research into mineral mining resource management, mining systemology, geotechnology, geomechanics and modern geodynamics, geoinformatics and mineral processing. Main research efforts of the school of thought in the ore quality control and mineral reserves conservation areas are oriented towards the analysis of mineral reserves and resources of mines incorporated by iron-and-steel works of the USSR, theoretical aspects of ore blending before beneficiation, development of regulatory documents, methods and procedures aimed at higher fullness and quality of ferrous metal ore reserves recovery.


Mining Industry Journal №1 2012, p.6