Category Archives: Mining industry trends

IPKON contributes to the international experiences in the field of rock-anchoring technologies

In October 18-29, 2016, IPKON participated in the symposium of The Indonesian Rock Mechanics Society (IRMS) held in Bali. IPKON aimed to contribute to the exchange of knowledge and experiences in the field of rock-anchoring technologies. During the session entitled “Underground opening stability” Bolat Khassen, the director of IPKON, gave a speech on “Inorganic silicate […]
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IPKON creates an experimental-industrial complex for the extraction of coal bed methane

Access to eco-friendly energy, improvement of the environmental situation in Kazakhstan, need to increase energy security and to ensure the safety of coal extraction require the development and use of efficient technologies. All the above mentioned range of problems can be solved by an extraction of coalbed methane, which is currently being emitted in large […]
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IPKON receives the visit of Manish Bhati of Allied Mining of India

  IPKON is happy to announce that it has received the visit of Mr. Manish Bhati, proprietor of Allied Mining, an Indian company that specializes in the production of roof bolting machines. Mr. Bhati’s trip allowed him to witness the testing of IPKON’s silicate capsules and he was greatly impressed by the results. IPKON and […]
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DSI and IPKON meet to discuss opportunities in Kazakhstan and beyond

Bolat Khassen, director of IPKON was happy to have the visit in Karaganda of Martin Rier, Group Business Development Director of DSI Holding GmbH and Irina Klimchuk General Manager of DSI Techno (Russian Federation) from April 14 to April 15. DSI and IPKON are discussing ways for them to collaborate and develop business opportunities in […]
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The main cost factors associated with anchoring

The analysis of modern working conditions of coal and ore mining enterprises suggests that the bulk of the costs is incurred to establish and maintain the stability of mine workings. It is possible to improve the conditions of mine workings with the introduction in the production process of modern scientific – technical developments and improvements […]
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How can a self generated protective shell improve anchoring?

IPKON LLP elaborated a multi-step flexible unit for anchoring (see figure 1), allowing to achieve a self generated protective shell inside the tunnel of a mine. Every step forms an additional shell with a greater bearing capacity. Figure 1 – Flexible unit for anchoring installed in a mine tunnel. 1. an anchor (rod) made of reinforced […]
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14 factors associated with the installation of a rock-bolt

The quality of roof support achieved with rock bolts depends more on the quality of installation, than on the theoretical strength of the bolts. The cost of installing rock bolts is high. How high depends on many things: the method of mining, the method of installing bolts, the accessories used with the bolts, how many […]
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5 key global trends in the mining industry in 2014

In its 11th annual review of global trends in the mining industry, PwC identifies key trends for the end of 2013, beginning of 2014. 1. THE CONFIDENCE CRISIS: WE’RE NOT OUT OF THE WOODS YET During 2013, the market value of the top 40 mining companies by market capitalization declined by 280 billion dollars, representing […]
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Partner with IPKON to become a leading supplier of the mining industry

Are you a producer of rock bolts, thin spray liners, shotcrete, steel meshes, synthetic webbing or cement and resin capsules? Do you want to become a leading supplier of the mining industry? We would like to propose to you a new business opportunity. Anchoring if the most widespread roof support technology in all countries with […]
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