The mine “Erkovetskiy” was put into operation in 1991. It is located in the Amur region and processes coal reserves of “Erkovetskiy” coalfield. The mine “Erkovetskiy” produces 2BR-rank coal.
At the mine “Erkovetskiy” non-transport system with selective placement in mined area is used. Mining is conducted in two mountain areas. The total length of the front of mining operations equals 11.1 km. In mining operations, the following machinery is involved: dragline excavators with large linear parameters: ES-40/85, ES-20/90 ES-15/90 ES-11/70 ES-10/70 excavators EKG-5A and hydraulic excavators Caterpillar.
Production capacity of the mine is 2.5 million tons of coal per year.
Mined coal is shipped directly from the coalface to the boxcars. The final product is delivered to the domestic market of Russia.