Upgrade of mine locomotive and wagon fleet
Mine locomotive is expected to be supplied to Rassvet-1 mine in mid-February 2011 after major overhaul, this locomotive will be used to enforce the preparation works on the 9th horizon. According to plans, the Rassvet-1 mine will purchase another locomotive in March 2011, which will be involved in works on the 7th horizon.
It is also planned in February – March 2011 to acquire 300 wagons – 150 for each mining company. The increase in wagon and locomotive fleet will decrease new longwalls preparation time at Rassvet-1mine and provide further productive work of auxiliary tunnel driving.