In December 2022 Institute TOMS successfully proved its expertise for compliance with requirements GOST ISO/IEC 17025-2019 “General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories”
Udokan Copper company addressed a Letter of Appreciation to Institute TOMS to thank them for proper and timely completion of the complex pre-design and design works
Through 2020 to 2022 within the framework of five separate contracts Institute TOMS successfully completed design works for Bystrinskoye mining company (GRK Bystrinskoye)
An official ceremony marking the commissioning of a concentrate beneficiation facility took place on the 17th of November 2022 at the Andrey Varichev Mikhailovsky GOK (Metalloinvest). Construction of the new beneficiation facility was fulfilled based on the process design criteria and engineering design developed by Institute TOMS.
In November 2022, a positive appraisal report of the Federal autonomous institution “Main Department of State Expertise” was received for the project “Lebedinsky GOK, JSC. Processing plant. Flotation Complex”
Approval of Federal Agency for Mineral Resources to the design documentation developped by Institute TOMS for Udokan project
The Central Commission of Federal Agency for Mineral Resources (Rosnedra) on development of solid mineral deposits gave its approval to the design documentation developed by Institute TOMS and titled “Technical design for primary processing of mineral resources (process flowsheet) from Udokan deposit. License No. ЧИТ 04379 ТЭ”. The approval was registered in Minutes No. 279/22-стп of the meeting held by the Rosnedra Central Commission in November 11, 2022.
Udokan deposit is the largest copper deposit in Russia and the third largest untapped in the world with copper resources amounting to 26,7 Mt according to the JORK classification at copper content equal to 1.05% in the ore. Throughput of the first line is 12 Mt of the head ore per year. Copper production achieves 135 ktpa.