Basic directions of researches:

-Development of physicochemical regularities of the processes of chemical and of biochemical method of leaching of hard mineral and technogenic raw materials from the extraction of non-ferrous, precious and rare metals;

-Development of technologies for of complex processing of mineral and technogenic raw materials containing non-ferrous, precious and rare metals.

Scientific and production communication:

«Kazakhmys» JSC;  “Varvarinskoe” JSC; “Kazatomprom”; State University of Odessa (Ukraine).

Scientific and technical developments offered to implementation:

-Technology for producing of technical zirconium dioxide from industrial products of uranium production;

-The method of waste water disposal from cyanide and arsenic at the gold factory «AltyntauKokshetau»  LLP;

-Processing technologies of poor copper ores by heap and dump leaching.

Main achievements:

-Was Implemented the method of heap leaching of gold at Vasilkovsky mining and processing plant;

-Were conducted trial tests of bacterial and chemical extraction of precious metals from refractory ores and high-arsenic concentrates at  the  Vasilkovsky mining and processing plant;

-Were conducted trial tests of  biochemical method of waste water disposal from cyanide and arsenic at the gold factory «AltyntauKokshetau»  LLP;

-Were conducted trial tests of technology for obtaining of technical zirconium dioxide from industrial products of uranium production.

Employee information:

The collective of laboratory of noble metals consists 10 people, including 4 candidates of technical sciences, 2 candidates of biological sciences and 1 graduate student.

Contact information:

Адрес:      050010, Republic of Kazakhstan, Almaty, Shevchenko street, 29

Телефон:  8 (727) 298-45-28, 298-45-30

Факс:        8 (727) 298-45-03

E-mail:       tu-surkova@mail.ru