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Development and investments

Millions of dollars for new exercise machines

Millions of dollars for new exercise machines

“We are talking about the operators of loading and haul trucks, mine dump trucks, underground self-propelled vehicles, borehole drillers and others”, the Nornickel press office specialists said. The new simulators include a server room, which is responsible for the simulator operation, a module of self-propelled diesel ...

Special service to watch permafrost

Special service to watch permafrost

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. In order to track all possible developments in real time and regularly assess the condition of the foundations of industrial facilities, and in the future, of residential buildings, the company has strengthened the diagnostic center, which will work in partnership ...

Norilsk has big plans for development

Norilsk has big plans for development

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. During his working trip to Norilsk, the company’s head Vladimir Potanin visited Oganer – a district of Norilsk, the Norilsk Industrial Institute, the Aika sports hall and other facilities. At the Aika sports complex, the Nornickel’s president answered the most important ...

EXOskeletons in closets

EXOskeletons in closets

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. In Taimyr, employees of Nornickel enterprises will undergo training courses to work in industrial exoskeletons. The samples developed by the company are capable of carrying up to 90 percent of the weight of the carried load. The hardware is put on ...

Copper melting stopped on Kola peninsula

Copper melting stopped on Kola peninsula

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Copper smelting production of the Kola MMC was established in 1979, during that time the shop produced more than three million tons of anode copper and about 2.5 million tons of cathode copper. All the concentrate that was processed in the ...

Unique microscope knows 2000 shades of gray

Unique microscope knows 2000 shades of gray

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The first in Russia TESCAN TIMA system - an electron microscope for automatic mineralogical analysis was launched at the Engineering Support Center (ESC) of Nornickel Polar division. The analytical complex was assembled by the company’s order and can determine about ...

Aircraft went underground

Aircraft went underground

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. At the three mines of the Polar division - Mayak, Skalisty and Komsomolsky - at the initiative of the mine surveyor service of the Norilsk division, the company, together with the Nornickel digital laboratory, tested a specialized laser scanning complex ...

Norilsk and Murmansk promote Arctic economy

Norilsk and Murmansk promote Arctic economy

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Representatives of the Norilsk Development Agency met with the head of the Murmansk administration Yevgeny Nikora. The Norilsk residents were interested in the successful experience of developing Murmansk as a city located in the Arctic zone, and the host city, ...