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FSBI “TsNIGRI” participates in PGM conference in Johannesburg (South Africa) On July, 24, III Russian–South African PGM conference was held; it was organized by Mintek and led by D.N. Kobylkin, Minister of natural resources and ecology of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the joint intergovernmental committee on trade and economic cooperation between the Russian Federation and the Republic of South Africa. S.G. Mantashe, Minister of mineral resources of South Africa, also took part in the conference moderated by T.S. Mokoena, General Director of the Department of Mineral Resources of South Africa. The conference was held on the eve of the…
E.E. Kotelnikov, Head of international cooperation department, represented FSBI “TsNIGRI” within the Russian delegation attending China Gold Congress and Expo. The event’s program included: presentations on various gold prospecting issues; presentations on precious metals market conditions; presentations on gold turnover in banking and jewellery sectors; exhibition of top Chinese and some global gold mining and processing companies (posters). The event was supported by the World Gold Council and Chinese Gold Miners’ Association. The exhibition was focused on various gold turnover issues – from prospecting to selling gold as bullions, coins or ornaments. Companies such as IAMGOLD, London Metal Exchange, Shandong…
Federal state budgetary institution CENTRAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF GEOLOGICAL PROSPECTING FOR BASE AND PRECIOUS METALS and CHINA STATE GEOLOGICAL SURVEY’S CENTER OF DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH signed a MoU on cooperation on July 25, 2018 As part of China Gold Congress and Expo, E.E. Kotelnikov, Head of international cooperation department, organized 2 business meetings with the management of China State Geological Survey’s Center of Development and Research and China Geoscience Academy’s Institute of Mineral Resources to launch and develop scientific and business collaboration. On July 25, 2018, a MoU on cooperation was signed during the meeting with China State Geological Survey’s…
XIII International Platinum Symposium: June 30 – July 6, Polokwane, South Africa For the first time ever, each day program included not only presentations by participants but also visits to deposits, core yards and outcrop examination within the North Bushveld area. More than 200 specialists from South Africa, Russia, Canada, Australia, Czech Republic, Germany, the UK, the US, etc. attended the conference. A group of Russian scientists (18 delegates) was notably the largest in number among “foreign” delegations. FSBI “TsNIGRI” was presented by I.G. Tretyakova, Deputy Head of the international cooperation department, who made an oral presentation on studies of…
In April 2018 TsNIGRI held the International Conference focused on various aspects of geological prospecting and evaluation of precious and base metal and diamond deposits. The Conference was supported by the Federal Agency of Subsurface Use (Rosnedra) and the Russian Geological Society. The conference program included: Plenary session – “Prioritized directions of diamond, precious and base metals forecasting/prospecting and prospecting/evaluation”; Section 1 – “Scientific and methodical basics of deposit forecasting, prospecting, evaluation and precious and base metal prospecting results”; Section 2 – “Diamond deposit forecasting and prospecting status and prospects”. These three sessions comprise more than 160 presentations from 62…
The annual International Convention, Trade Show & Investors Exchange, PDAC-2018, was held on March 4-7, 2018 in Toronto (Canada). A.I. Chernykh, First Deputy Director, represented TsNIGRI in the Russian delegation. PDAC-2018 program included: exhibition of equipment, instrumentation, technologies and posters by companies specializing in precious and base metal prospecting, exploration and mining; presentations as part of various thematic sections; numerous special events, meetings and presentations; student program; seminars and learning courses, etc. The trade show was displayed in two pavilions. The first pavilion provided space for posters by junior and major mining companies involved in gold, silver, copper, lead and…

The 8th Scientific and practical conference

24 February 2018, 12:00 am
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The Federal Agency of Mineral Resources Use (Rosnedra) and the Federal state unitary enterprise Central Research Institute of Geological Prospecting for Base and Precious Metals FSUE TsNIGRI) hold the 8th Scientific and practical conference “Scientific and methodical basics of deposit forecasting, prospecting, evaluation and diamond, precious and base metal prospecting results for 2015-2017” on April 16-18, 2018. The Federal Agency of Mineral Resources Use (Rosnedra) and the Federal state unitary enterprise Central Research Institute of Geological Prospecting for Base and Precious Metals FSUE TsNIGRI) hold the 8th Scientific and practical conference “Scientific and methodical basics of deposit forecasting, prospecting, evaluation…

2nd Eurasian Mining and Geological Forum

10 October 2017, 12:00 am
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The 2nd Eurasian mining and geological forum was held on September 26-28, 2017 in Sochi. Issues of legal, technological, information and staff support for mining and geological activities in Eurasian countries were discussed. The forum’s plenary session included a presentation by A.I. Ivanov, “Efficiency of government-funded gold and base metal exploration in the Russian Federation and ways to enhance it”. As part of the forum, an exhibition was organized where the institute presented major results of its forecasting-prospecting work.