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O-Pitblast Visits Kumtor Mine in Kyrgystan

Last month, Raquel Sobral visited Kumtor mine in Kyrgystan. A training on O-Pitblast – Blast Design Software was provided and our services presented.

Raquel Sobral in Kumtor Mine (Kyrgystan)

“Kumtor gold mine is an open-pit gold mining site in Issyk-Kul Region of Kyrgyzstan located about 350 km (220 mi) southeast of the capital Bishkek and 80 km (50 mi) south of Lake Issyk-Kul near the border with China. Located in Tian Shan mountains at more than 4,000 m (14,000 ft) above sea level, Kumtor is the second-highest gold mining operation in the world after Yanacocha gold mine in Peru.”