Date: 6 months ago   Category: Incidents

Rostekhnadzor has begun total checks of mines in Kuzbass

Mass checks in "a framework of constant surveillance" have begun on all coal mines of the Kemerovo region. Their main objective: to reveal problems with energy security. The chief of the Kuzbass department of supervision of power networks and power stations of consumers and power supply of the Siberian management of Rostekhnadzor Victor Brodt has reported about it at a meeting with participation of supervisory authorities, regional officials and representatives of the coal companies. The become frequent blackout cases at especially dangerous industrial undertakings what mines are became a reason for conducting checks. – In the 2017th – seven emergency shutdowns as a result of which there was a conclusion of people to a surface. In the current period – already eight. That is already plus one. As a result of which on eight accidents of 12 mines have been completely deenergized. For October there were already four accidents as a result of which three mines have been deenergized. It is the Rubana mine, the Osinnikovskaya and Esaulskaya mines, – Victor Brodt has told. Due to the shutdowns of power supply in mines the representative of Rospotrebnadzor has noted that at a stage of their elimination there is a problem of interaction between the electric grid companies. As a result, for example, the Esaulskaya mine remained "extinguished" within nine hours. Photo: VSE42.Ru to Share: accident of Kemerovo check of mines Rospotrebnadzor of state of emergency power supply