Kumtor Mill resumes operation after annual PM

Kumtor Mill resumes operation after annual PM

published: 27 July 2021

On July 27, 2021, the Kumtor Mill was launched after annual planned maintenance. The Kumtor Mill operations has been suspended for maintenance starting from July 23. Mill Manager Nurdin Usenov predicted the Mill commissioning on July 29 if all planned maintenance operations would be completed ahead of schedule.

However, the Mill maintenance operations were performed in 4 days, which significantly reduced the shutdown time. The professional competence of work teams ensured to perform the high quality maintenance operations.

KGC specialists always work on continuous improvement of the operation processes in order to save the company’s resources and cost effectively perform all necessary work in due time.

Throughout the Mill shutdown period, mining operations continued in a routine mode.


Kumtor Gold Company CJSC (KGC) adheres to the philosophy of openness and transparency in its work.  The KGC activities are exclusively subject to and governed by the laws of the Kyrgyz Republic.