The Aldan project includes the Bolshoy Kuranakh (buried placer) deposit in the Aldan Area.
The Bolshoy Kuranakh
Geological resources: 1.97 Moz
Dredge fleet: Two 400L dredges and one 250L dredge
Gold production in 2018: 17.4 koz
Placer gold deposit (buried placer) located in the Aldan Area of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) is developed by SAKHA Gold Mining, CJSC, the Aldan business unit of GV Gold. The fleet consists of three dredges: one
Over the season of 2018, from April till December, the mine produced 17.4k oz of gold, which exceeds the respective result of 2017 by 17%. The volume of processed sands totaled 3,113,000 m3, which exceeds the respective result of 2017 by 7%. The average grade of gold in the sands remained approximately at 0.234 g/m3.