Ural Mining and Metallurgical Company plans to double its processing of industrial waste at its site in the village of Upper Neyvinsky.
Branch "Production of non-ferrous metals" of "Uralelectromed" uses as the basic raw material dust and slags UMMC enterprises. In 2011, the plant processed 36,000 tonnes of circulating waste and shipped 1.5 million tons of copper matte (intermediate smelting of non-ferrous metals (copper, nickel, etc.).
As the director Dmitry PSTSM Tropnikov today assesses the project to double the capacity of the enterprise. The cost of the modernization program is estimated at 170-200 million rubles. It provides for the reconstruction of the shaft furnace and the introduction of a second electric furnace.
Implementation of the project will take about two years. As a result, the amount of processing of industrial waste will reach 75 million tons per year, the production of copper — 4 thousand tons per year. In the future, you may receive hygiene certificates slag company, which will use them in the construction, including — in the construction of roads.
April 3, 2012 Top-Neyvinsky plant celebrated the 250th anniversary. This is one of the oldest enterprises in the Urals. In addition to copper slag PSTSM extracts gold, silver, zinc and lead. Metals are available in a matte, which goes to UMMC for further processing.