New mechanized wide pressure complex in coal mine RMU ¨Kakanj¨ in operation
In ¨Kakanj¨coal mine , on 28. February 2017. was held ceremony of taking over for use mechanized wide pressure complex and transport system , investment of JP Elektroprivreda BiH, in total value of 22 million KM
General manager Bajazit Jašarević and dr.sc. Nevad Ikanović, Executive manager for production
were presented at ceremony of putting into operation the mechanised complex for the underground exploatation financed by JP Elektroprivreda BiH in recapitalization process of the mines .
The mechanized complex in value of 18,3 million KM will ensure to be increased safety in work and better humani aspects , continuty of the underground works and planned generation in accordance with needs of the thermal power plants . Untill the end of this year is expected productiomn of 200 thousand tons of coal .
The supplier of the equipment is company Becker-WarkopSp. z.o.o. Poland,System for Miner's mechanisation of underground transport in value of 2,73 miliona KM and capacity to 30 tons in one drive together with new transport units for mine Vrtlište will be usefull potentioal for further production of coal to 1,5 million tons yearly . In the last year the coal production amounted approx. 1,5 million tons a year .
Contract for purchase mechanised complex was signed in November 2015. while contract for transport system was signed in 2016.