10 July 2006
A solemn ceremony devoted to the start of the processing facility construction took place at the location of the Ozernoye future open-pit. Mr. Mikhail Slipenchuk, IFC METROPOL Director General; Mr. Ivan Kalashnikov, Deputy Chairman, People’s Hural of the Republic of Buryatia; Mr. Oleg Mikhailenko, Director General of East Siberian Metals Corporation, representatives of design and scientific organizations, journalists from federal and foreign mass media participated in the event.
Construction of the processing facility is scheduled for 2007,
according to Mr. Mikhail Slipenchuk. The company is going to
receive the first million of tons of ore in 2008 already. ‘We
are going to invest at least $ 1 billion into this sector in 4-5
years. This year, we will complete construction of a rotational
village for 500 workers in the Eravnino District, and will start to
restore a highway. Upon completion of construction of the
Ozerny processing facility, we are going to start work in the
Kholodninskoye and Yermakovskoye deposits,” he noted.
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