Kola MMC completed the renovation of a container yard in Monchegorsk
Monchegorsk — In the Monchegorsk industrial area of Kola Mining and Metallurgical Company (a subsidiary of MMC "Norilsk Nickel") completed repairs container yard. This facility, located in the operational management of the Kola logistics company, has for KGMK paramount. Here are processed and sent to the consumer ready products — nickel and copper, as well as overload the imported raw materials for the smelter in Nikel. In addition, the platform capabilities enable you to handle the customs cargo. Under them is equipped with a special warehouse.
Works to equip the container area began in 2010. At the first stage of the old buildings have been dismantled, taken out the trash, scrap metal and concreted part of the site. In spring 2012 renovation work was resumed, and was prepared by a further 18 thousand square m area. Now the total area of the container area is 24 thousand square m for handling experts use special equipment — reach stackers, forklifts, overhead crane. This technique has been bought at the expense of the Kola Peninsula and leased Kola logistics company.
Completion of repair work on the court has allowed the Kola Peninsula to move to 100 per cent container transportation of finished goods. Such a method of transportation more efficient than cars. It requires much less time and cost in processing. Currently bandwidth pad is more than 300 containers per day. For its construction Kola MMC has spent about 100 million rubles.