Kazakhmys the largest copper producer in Kazakhstan
06 November 2015 Akim of Karaganda Region at Nurkazgan. Working visit

Nurmukhambet Abdibekov, Akim of Karaganda region visited the Nurkazgan underground mine and the Nurkazgan Concentrator, Kazakhmys Corporation LLC.

More than 1100 mine workers and concentrator specialists are occupied at those facilities. Designed capacity of the mine and the Concentrator for 2016 is 3.5 Mt of extracted and processed ore.

3.1 Mt of ore was extracted at the Nurkazgan underground mine for 9 months of 2015. 2.6 Mt of them were processed by the Nurkazgan Concentrator, 500 Kt were processed by the Balkhash Concentrator. 

Nurmukhambet Abdibekov was accompanied by Anuar Akhmetzhanov, Deputy of Karaganda Region`s Akim, Nurken Kobzhanov, Akim of Bukhar-Zhirausski District, Tolegen Igembayev, Head of Industry and Innovative Development  Board.

The delegation was introduced to operations of the Nurkazgan Complex facilities by Bakhtiyar Krykpyshev, General Director of Kazakhmys Corporation LLC, and by the Directors of two facilities – Altynbek Bisariyev and Murat Buribayev.  

The guests were provided with special clothing and equipment in order to visit underground production and conveyer units, underground service station and warehouses.

After that, the delegation visited the Concentrator, where the guests were introduced to the unique mining and concentration equipment, facility`s working cycle, copper concentrate manufacturing process and automated systems appliance at the production site.

 

Vladimir Odintsov,  Photo by the author.

 

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Сатпаев
Zhezkazgan site
has 10 major industrial objects and a number of auxiliary shops and enterprises. Among the first there are 4 mines, 3 concentrating plants, 2 plants and 1 thermal power plant. More than 24 thousand people are employed on enterprises of Kazakhmys Group, Zh
Жезказган
Zhezkazgan site
has 10 major industrial objects and a number of auxiliary shops and enterprises. Among the first there are 4 mines, 3 concentrating plants, 2 plants and 1 thermal power plant. More than 24 thousand people are employed on enterprises of Kazakhmys Group, Zh
Павлодар
Павлодарская площадка
Насчитывает два крупных промышленных объекта. Один из них – Экибастузская ГРЭС-1, 50% которой принадлежат Группе Казахмыс. Второй – строящийся рудник открытого типа Бозшаколь, крупнейший горнорудный проект на постсоветском пространстве как по масштабам, так и по объему добычи.
Караганда
Karaganda site
currently contains 11 industrial facilities. Among them are 4 mines, 2 concentrators, 2 coal mines, 2 factories and 1 hydroelectric station. About 12 000 people are employed at Kazakhmys Group enterprises, Karaganda region.
Балхаш
Balkhash site
currently contains 6 major industrial facilities and a number of auxiliary shops and enterprises. Among the first there are 3 mines, 1 concentrator, 1 smelter and 1 Heat and Power Station. Almost 10 thousand employees are working at the enterprises of Ka
Усть-Каменогорск
Восточная площадка
Насчитывает 9 основных промышленных объектов и ряд вспомогательных цехов и предприятий. В числе первых - 5 рудников, 4 обогатительные фабрики.Здесь на предприятиях Группы Казахмыс работает порядка 7 тысяч человек.