Mining and Metallurgical Company «Norilsk Nickel» finish the project Bystrinsky mining and processing plant. The author of the design work performed is one of the subsidiaries of «Norilsk Nickel» companies — «Gipronickel Institute» LLC. Date of the next step in the program of the project — beginning of construction of facilities of the enterprise — is planned for 2013, and put into operation GOK — 2016. Its planned capacity for the production and processing of raw materials is 10 million. Tons of ore per year. At this level of production management, «Norilsk Nickel» plans to leave within a year after the launch of the GOK.
Bystrinskoye deposit, on the basis of which the eponymous Mining Plant, located on the Trans-Baikal Territory Gazimur-Zavadski district will be built. Nearest to the mines settlements (villages and Novoshirokinsky Gazimurskii Plant) located at a distance of 14 and 25 kilometers from the property. Stocks of raw materials on Bystrinsky field are estimated at 290 million. Tonnes of ore (categories B + C1 + C2), which will provide work Bystrinsky mine for several decades.
MMC «Norilsk Nickel» — one of the world's largest manufacturers of non-ferrous and precious metals, specializing in the production of nickel, copper, cobalt, palladium, platinum and other resources. Bystrinsky GOK (except for specialized MMC metals) will annually yield of about 2 million. Tons of iron ore concentrate.