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On March 21-22, 2019, FSBI TsNIGRI representatives took part in the Russian-Venezuelan working group negotiations on implementing the MoU between the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela for the cooperation in geology and subsurface use. The Russian party was led by A. F. Morozov, Deputy Head of the Federal Agency for Subsurface Use. The Venezuelan party was headed by Franklin Ramirez, Deputy Minister of Environment and Natural Resources. On March 21, the Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation held a…

TsNIGRI scientists visit China

12 December 2018, 12:00 am
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On November 12-14, 2018, a group of FSBI TsNIGRI experts visited the Peoples’ Republic of China, as part of a letter of intent for cooperation between the China Geological Survey’s Center of Science and Development and FSBI TsNIGRI. The group included A.I. Chernykh, D.A. Kulikov, E.E. Kotelnikov, R.H. Mansurov, V.N. Khasanov, V.E. Vasyukov. In Beijing, work meetings were held with representatives of the China Geological Survey, its subsidiary entities, the China Mining and Geological Association, the China University of Geosciences. Opportunities for cooperation in research and production were identified at the work meeting with China Geological Survey representatives. A workshop…
On November 16, 2018, the XI International forum RBF-2018, “the Russian Precious Metals Market”, was held in Moscow. A.I. Ivanov, General Director of FSBI TsNIGRI, was invited to the forum by the professional Association of the Russian financial market participants, the National Financial Association self-regulatory organization. He made a presentation, “the Russian precious metals mineral base and its development prospects”. As noted in the letter of thanks by the event organizers, the Russian and foreign Forum participants showed great interest in A.I. Ivanov’s presentation, including the information on methods to prospect for concealed and overlapped gold deposits in complex landscape…
On October 3-4, 2018, the 14th mining & exploration forum, MINEX Russia 2018, was held in Moscow at the Radisson Slavyanskaya hotel. "Building up innovative excellence in mining and exploration". The major development problems faced by the Russian mineral sector in modern conditions were discussed as part of the forum’s plenary and technical sessions. The forum was attended by over 500 Russian and foreign companies. They included Polyus, Norilsk Nickel, Polymetal, Nordgold, Kinross Gold, Highland Gold, Pavlik gold company, Petropavlovsk, Severstal Resource, SUEK, Atomredmetzoloto, Metalloinvest, Russian Platinum, Kamchatka Gold, Russian Coal, Colmar and many others. On October 3, the 5th…
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…