Unique equipment made by UZTM is tested at Gaiskiy GOK

Published date: 29 march 2022

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The first in Russia single-toggle jaw crusher SchDS-12x14U made by Uralmashplant (UZTM, a member of the UZTM-KARTEX group) has been successfully tested at Gaiskiy GOK (a company of the raw material supply complex of UMMC).  

The crusher SchDS-12х14U has the capacity of 650 t/h and is designed for the coarse crushing of friable (non-ductile) ores and other minerals at primary crushing stages.

The SchDS-12х14U is the first Russian mine crusher using the single-toggle technology. The development of this design started in the engineering center of UZTM in 2019. The pilot model was ordered by Gaiskiy GOK, a company where the first Russian-made mine hoist manufactured by Uralmashplant was commissioned in 2019. The SchDS-12х14U installed in the Ekspluatatsionnaya mine was successfully tested and handed over to the user for commissioning in the in early February.   

"Uralmashplant is a very customer-oriented company. Their specialists have taken into account all our requests: the frame of the machine is made of high-strength steel plates, the machine is provided with special vibration-resistant supports, the bearings of the machine have significant safety margin to withstand increased loads. All these factors ensure the trouble-free functioning of the equipment." says Vitaliy Skomorokhov, the head mechanical engineer of Gaiskiy GOK.    

According to Vitaliy, crushing equipment made by Uralmashplant is as good as its foreign equivalents and fully meets the requirements of the customer related to performance parameters including its capacity.   

"Owing to the support of UMMC and Gaiskiy GOK who believed in our potential we have been able to introduce new advanced and competitive equipment to the market within the shortest time possible. Mining companies have significant demand for single-toggle jaw crushers and the successful commissioning of the first SchDS crusher will lead to the improvement of the market position of UZTM in this field." thinks the chief designer of Uralmashplant, Vitaliy Furin.   

Today, the specialists of Gaiskiy GOK are getting ready to commence the assembly of the second crusher SchDS-12х14U received at site at the end of 2021.  UZTM will also supply a set of equipment including a single-toggle jaw crusher  SchDS-9х12U for a mobile crushing and screening unit (MDSK) to Uchalinskiy GOK.