2021-06-22

95 million tons of energy coal was mined at the Pereyaslovsky coal mine located in the Krasnoyarsk Territory.

95 million tons of energy coal was mined at the Pereyaslovsky company “Russian Coal” located in the Krasnoyarsk Territory.
The jubilee ton was obtained by the driver of the ECG excavator 5-A No. 2 Igor Grigorievich Nechitailo and Igor Petrovich Zorin, the driver of the 55-ton BelAZ car truck took it out.

The Pereyaslovsky section along with the Abansky and Sayano-Partizansky sections is part of the structure of Krasnoyarsk Kraigol JSC, an asset of the Russian Coal company in the Krasnoyarsk Territory. About 1000 people work at the enterprises of” Russian Coal ” in the Krasnoyarsk Territory.

“Today, since the beginning of operation of the Pereyaslovsky mine, 95 million tons of coal have been mined. This is a permanet job: excavators open up coal, dump trucks take it out, rotary excavators are loaded into wagons, trains are delivered to consumers. The whole team is already waiting for the production of 100 million tons, which is not far off. Despite of the difficult epidemiological situation in the country and in the world, the staff of our enterprise steadfastly and reliably performs all the tasks set. I am sure that there are no impossible tasks for the miners of the Pereyaslovsky mine, and I am proud of this team, “said Andrey Vaulin, General Director of JSC” Krasnoyarsk Krayugol”.

The Pereyaslovsky section works out the reserves of the Pereyaslovsky brown coal deposit located on the territory of the Rybinsky, Uyarsky and Partizansky districts of the Krasnoyarsk Territory, and is one of the largest employers for residents of settlements located in these areas. The company mine brown energy coal by using opencast methods.

“This year there is a positive trend in the global coal market, and the consumption of coal the most affordable energy source in the world is growing. Now the Pereyaslovsky coal mine continues to increase production capacities. According to the results of Q1 2021, coal production at the mine increased by 26% compared to Q1 2020 — from 661 to 831 thousand tons. Pereyaslovsky coal has a high quality, and it is in demand from a variety of consumers, ” said Yevgeny Solonenko, director of the Pereyaslovsky mine.

Pereyaslovsky coal section produces energy coal of the “2B” and “3B” brands, which is characterized by one of the highest caloric content among brown coals of the mainland of the Russian Federation (up to 4,400 kcal/kg). The reserves of the Pereyaslovsky section contain about 260 million tons of coal.

Russian Coal continues to implement an investment program for expanding the fleet of equipment of the Pereyaslovsky section, consisting of domestic and foreign mining equipment. Mining works involve walking excavators, electric quarry excavators and hydraulic excavators. Coal loading in railway cars is carried out by high-performance rotary excavators ER-1250.