Polymetal International Plc


Platinum Sponsor

Polymetal International is one of the world’s largest producers of primary silver and is one of Russia’s three largest gold mining companies. The Company’s production facilities are spread across four regions of Russia – Magadan, Chukotka, Khabarovsk and Sverdlovsk – Kazakhstan and Armenia.

Polymetal International carries out the full range of deposit development, from exploration to production. One of the key elements of the Company’s strategy is to set up large processing hubs and to position the operations around them in order to maximise staff and cost efficiencies, and to optimise return on investment.

In November 2011 Polymetal International completed its premium listing on the London Stock Exchange (Ticker: POLY).


Pavlik Gold Mining Company


Platinum Sponsor

Pavlik Gold Ore Company holds a license for search, exploration and ore gold mining at Pavlik deposit, Tenkinsky District, Magadan Region of the Russian Federation since 2007. Within 2007 – 2011 a detailed exploration of the deposit and its flanks, a considerable volume of core drilling, bulk sampling, hydrogeological, geotechnical, environmental studies and a complex of detailed geophysical works were carried out. In 2013 was prepared constant exploration conditions approved by GKZ Rosnedra with “On-Balance” reserves (C1+C2) 154.3 (t) gold. Resources of Russia P1 category estimates 61 (t) gold. Average gold grade is 2.5 g/t. Accordance with JORC, indicated resources estimates 163.5 (t) gold, inferred resources estimates 53.8 (t) gold.

At the end of 2014, started mining, and in mid-2015 was the first gold production, in 2017 anual gold production has reached nearly 220Koz of gold in Dore.

In the near future the company intends to complete the preliminary exploration of the deposit Rodionovskoe”, Magadan region. In addition, the company exploration activities on the deposits “Burkhalinskoye”, “Shakhskoye”, “Utinskoye”. also Magadan region.




Gold Sponsor

Krastsvetmet is the leading precious metals’ refinery in Russia and one of the world leading refiners of platinum group metals, gold and silver, processing all known types of raw materials. It is one of the ten largest gold production companies in the world, one of the top three for the production of platinum and takes the first place for the palladium production.

The company produces all eight precious metals, processes mineral and secondary materials. In 2017, Krastsvetmet produced 220 tons of gold, which is not only the historical record for the company itself, but also in the newest history of Russia.

Krastsvetmet’ jewellery division is one of the leading manufacturers of gold chains and the only one manufacturer of chains from platinum and palladium and supply chains and bracelets by machine weaving.

The division of Industrial appliances offers variety range of products for industrial use: catalytic systems, spinnerets, standard samples, laboratory vessels, chemical compounds of precious metals.

The company adheres to the principle of open innovation and cooperates with outside organizations – research institutes, innovative companies, start-ups – to find a better solution for business cases based on R & D Park, which is a platform for interaction between science, business and production.


IHC Mining


Gold Sponsor

IHC Mining  – Reliable partner in efficient mining life cycles

IHC Mining provides integrated mining solutions for the onshore, nearshore and deep-sea mining market. The company strongly believes in an integrated approach to achieve best results for the mining operation, assisting in creating an economical and technical feasible business model. From the beginning of a project, IHC Mining offers advisory services and in-depth studies to determine the overall technical and economic viability. Also, IHC Mining designs, builds and supplies innovative mining vessels and advanced equipment for safe and reliable operations. Solutions can be tailor-made and fit for purpose. Once the operation starts, IHC Mining provides life cycle support, resulting in optimal use of equipment at minimum costs. As well as an integrated approach, IHC Mining offers stand-alone products. It designs, builds and supplies innovative mining vessels and advanced equipment ranging from mining dredgers and crawlers, slurry transport systems and mineral separation plants to plant automation and control systems.

With vast experience accumulated over decades, IHC Merwede is market leader for the design and manufacture of efficient and integrated vessels and equipment. The company has achieved its overall aim of supplying customers with a greater return on investment, while helping to decrease the environmental impact of the customer’s activities.

IHC Mining B.V.

Smitweg 6

P.O. Box 9

2960 AA Kinderdijk

The Netherlands


T +31 78 692 14 72

F +31 78 691 03 31







Gold Sponsor

The oldest mining company in Magadan region, celebrates 80th Anniversary in 2018, one of Russian TOP-15 largest gold producers, historically mined out more than 1,000 t (33+Moz) of gold in total, recently operates one of the largest in Russia bucketladder dredges fleet (11×250 l bucket’ dredges) as well as big number of alluvial (OP+UG) and several hard rock mines located in different regions of Russia with cumulative annual production of 5+ t (170+Koz) of gold.


Kinross Gold Corporation


Silver Sponsor

Kinross Gold is a Canadian-based gold mining company with mines and projects in Russia, the United States, Brazil, Chile, Ghana and Mauritania, employing approximately 9,000 people worldwide. Kinross has been present in Russia since 1995 and to date is the largest foreign investor in Russia’s gold mining industry. Main Kinross assets in Russia: Kupol mine (“Chukotka Mining and Geological Company”) and Dvoinoye mine (“Northern Gold”), both located in Chukotka. Kinross maintains listings on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol: K) and the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: KGC).




Silver Sponsor

ThoroughTec Simulation has been designing simulator based training systems for over twenty years. During this time the company has grown into one of the world’s leading training simulation organizations, supplying the mining, construction and military sectors. ThoroughTec’s CYBERMINE products are deployed by the global mining industry to optimize the performance of their equipment operators. CYBERMINE products range from e-learning through advanced hi-fidelity simulators to workforce performance management tools. ThoroughTec’s CYBERMINE range of mining simulators is the broadest in the industry, covering both surface and underground mining operations and are designed to make mines safer, more productive and more cost effective.


PRO Eurasia


Silver Sponsor

PRO Eurasia is engaged in the implementation of mining and ore processing projects in Russia and CIS countries.

Qualified engineers, due to extensive accumulated experience and knowledge, will select the optimal technological solution for any task, including production of fine-dispersed gold. Our specialists will assist with the selection of single equipment unit, as well as engineering (development) of a modular installation or separate technological cycle and supply of a complete factory on a turnkey basis. Thanks to well-established connections with a network of Western  equipment suppliers – world market leaders, we are able to execute any project taking into account the requirements and wishes of the customer. In addition, the company carries out laboratory and semi-industrial tests to determine possibility to use gravitational concentrators to process the raw materials on the Customer’s site.

Our customers:

Ltd Polyus Verninskoy

Ltd ZDK Lenzoloto

LLC Berezovsky rudnik

Ltd Polyus Magadan (Rudnik imeny Matrosova)


PLC Rudnik Karal’veem

PLC Susumanzoloto

LLC Rusdragmet

PLC Buryatzoloto

Ltd Polymetall

LLC GGP Itkana

LLS KAZ Minerals

LLC Terekti Ken Baiyty

and many others.

The main criteria of proposed solutions are economic and technological effectiveness, quality, reliability and ease of operation of the equipment, a reasonable level of automation of the system.

PRO Eurasia takes responsibility and guarantees the accurate project timing, precise delivery periods and compliance with the declared technological indicators.

PRO Eurasia is the official representative of SEPRO Mineral System (Canada), which produces Falcon gravity concentrators and other concentrating equipment (crushers, mills, screens, leaching and electrolysis units, modular field installations, etc.) covering the ore preparation and processing from the beginning of the production cycle to the obtaining of final beneficiation products.


Kopy Goldfields AB


Bronze Sponsor

Kopy Goldfields AB is a Swedish junior gold exploration company listed at NASDAQ in Stockholm with market cap of 11.5 MUSD. As for April 30, 2018 the Company had 4910 shareholders primarily from Scandinavia. The company operates in Lena Goldfields, Bodaibo, Russia, which has 150 years of mining history with 40 Moz of gold output, mostly alluvial. The Company holds 12 bedrock and one alluvial exploration and production licenses covering total 2,049 sq km. Total resource base under JORC is 1.9 Moz.

Key project of the Company is “Krasny”, which was discovered in 2011 and has been developed since 2014 as a JV with the Russian major producer GV Gold Krasny has 1.8 Moz of Inferred and Indicated resources, including 0.3 Moz of Probable reserves (JORC) for part of the mineralization, which is still open along the strike and to the depth. During recent years, an exploration program of >80,000 meters core drilling was done and resource reporting in accordance with JORC and GKZ; and currently PFS are ongoing along with more exploration.

In addition to Krasny, the Company holds 10 exploration and production licenses, grouped into two bedrock gold projects – Kopylovsky project with existing reserves and Maly Patom, a highly prospective greenfield project with an area of 1,852 sq km where the Company develops stream sedimentary and geochemical survey.