Press center menu
We Are the Champions: Person of the Year ROSATOM-2018
The Mining Division submitted 155 applications for the main contest of ROSATOM State Atomic Energy Corporation «Person of the Year 2018». The qualification traditionally involved 3 stages: at the level of enterprises, in the management company, and at the level of the State Corporation. The competition commission of Atomredmetzoloto, JSC was headed by Director General Vladimir Verkhovtsev.
The nominations by divisions were formed at enterprises and submitted by workers of subsidiaries of the holding. «Stope Miner», «Operator of Geotechnological Wells», «Hydrometallurgist», «Drilling Rig Operator» — a total of 120 people, 12 of which received their «atomic Oscar» on stage.
When handing awards to the best, Vladimir Verkhovtsev said, «These are real heroes! Every day, without weekends and holidays, they descend to a depth of 1 thousand meters, and blow up to 5 tons of explosives. Clenching their teeth, they get the product so needed by the country!» The experts of ARMZ Uranium Holding Co. brought 3 awards for the Company, being listed in general corporate and special nominations. Daniil Pimenov, Deputy Director of the Directorate of Internal Control and Audit of Atomredmetzoloto, JSC, was awarded third place for developing the internal control and audit procedures in the division. Daniil Pimenov: «We are trying to develop actively and broadcast the practices of targeted consultations and preparation of proposals for the identified deficiencies. Last year, we introduced a project to improve the planning accuracy, developed an approach to assess the efficiency of financial and business activities, formulated recommendations for setting key performance indicators. It is nice that the work we’ve done not only produced positive results, but was also appreciated at the executive level.» The head of an ARMZ project Andrey Bataev and his team became third-degree winners in the nomination «Efficiency» with their project «Production of explosives». PIMCU, PJSC built a plant for the production of their own explosives, thus cutting the expenses of the uranium mining enterprise by a third. The project gave the most valuable economic effect, and our experts took a worthy place on the honorary podium of Rosatom.
The highest award for ARMZ is in the «Rising Star» nomination. Nikita Gubanov, a young employee of VNIPIpromtechnologii, JSC, was awarded the 2nd place in the competition for implementing a new and promising method of integrated BIM modeling. Under his guidance, the capabilities and benefits of designing via an innovative BIM technology have been successfully demonstrated in projects Pavlovsky Mining and Processing Plant and Vershinny deposit.
35 applications were considered in general corporate and special nominations. All of them are aimed at improving the efficiency of uranium mining enterprises and organizations of ARMZ Uranium Holding Co. Each project is supported by individuals and professionals who make up a single team of the holding today, and apply advanced technologies and innovative solutions in their work. Many projects did not make it to the finals of the competition, but all of them made a worthy contribution to the development of Rosatom Mining Division in 2018.