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Kryvyi Rih Sights | Open Mine UGOK | Descent Largest Quarry

Kryvyi Rih Sights | Open Mine UGOK | Descent Largest Quarry


South Mining and Processing Plant (UGOK) - one of the major producers of iron ore in Ukraine. Open Mine Quarry UGOK is the second largest in Ukraine with depth of 404 meters, length - 3000 meters, width - 2500 meters, number of horizons - 25 and total length of roads in the career - 37 km.

Enterprise South Mining and Processing Plant (UGOK) built in 1952-55 of the last century for the extraction and enrichment of ferrous magnetite quartzite to produce iron ore concentrate and blast agglomerate.

Manufacture of iron ore mining is 22,5 million tons per year with a gradual build-up of annual volumes in order to reach the production capacity of iron ore by 2020 - 30 million tons per year.

Kryvyi Rih Sights | Open Mine UGOK | Inside Quarry

Open Mine Quarry UGOK Equipment

Excavation and loading equipment represented in the career by excavators EKG-10 and Hitachi. More than 60% of excavators working in a career of more than 25-30 years.

Open Mine Quarry UGOK at the original design envisaged maximum implementation of electrified train railways on the lower horizons. On this basis the quarry has a rounded shape which is a reason to use train transportation as the main transport for shipping ore (turning radius of railways - 250 meters, car - 45 meters). Nowadays the transport system involves multiple combinations with railway, road and conveyor transport.

Train railways are on the most lower horizons - it can not be found in any other career of Kryvyi Rih.

Kryvyi Rih Sights | Open Mine UGOK | BelAZTotal car park of mining and transportation department consists of 17 dump trucks BelAZ 7513 in particular four with lifting capacity of 130 tons, seven of 120 tons carrying capacity and six with carrying capacity of 25-45 tons of BelAZ 7540 and 7547. For delivery of equipment and other works it is used dump trucks KrAZ-65055.

Open Mine Quarry UGOK uses cyclic-flow technology of extraction of iron ore using trains - dump trucks - conveyors transport. There are crushing and transfer points used for pre-crushing of iron ore and and transport rock mass on the conveyor. Tthree career crushing and transfer points on the horizon -75, -90 and -210 meters.

Open Mine Quarry UGOK has three viewpoints for tourists to look the panoramic views and make unique pictures. To gain access to viewpoint tourist must obtain a special permit.

Industrial tour with visiting of viewpoint of Open Mine Quarry UGOK is possible for individual tourists and group of minimum of 10 tourists.
The provisional application is filed within 10 working days: contact@ukraine-kiev-tour.com or
+ 38 050 936 96 80 (WhatsApp, Viber)
The cost of Open Mine Quarry UGOK tour for a tourist in a group of 10 people: on request

The price does not include:
- Train tickets to/ from Kryvyi Rih 
- A hotel in Kryvyi Rih

Descent Into Quarry UGOK | Special TourDescent Into Quarry UGOK | Special Tour

For tourists who like to descent into the bottom of Quarry UGOK there is a special tour for 1 hour and 45 minutes.

During the special descent tour into UGOK Open Mine it is possible to come closer to excavator EKG-10 (Hitachi) and dump truck BelAZ 7513 of 130 tons as well as enyoy loading and unloading of dump trucks.

Descent into UGOK Open Mine driving a jeep feels like you follow the age of Grand Canyon - fantastic emotions and exciting views are guaranteed!

You welcome to make pictures to front of huge excavator EKG-10 (Hitachi) or dump truck BelAZ 7513.

Final chord of the special tour is panoramic view of Quarry UGOK from viepoint.

The tour of descent into the bottom of Quarry UGOK is possible for individual and small groups (up to 4 persons).

Total cost of special tour of Quarry UGOK is on request: contact@ukraine-kiev-tour.com or
+ 38 050 936 96 80 (WhatsApp, Viber)

You could visit Kryvyi Rih Sights | Open Mine Quarry UGOK with Group Tour "Grand Industrial Tour"

UGOK Open Mine Tour and Quarry Dump Truck BELAZ 75131 | Video
Descent to UGOK Open Mine | Video
Descent Into Quarry UGOK | Special Tour


Descent Into Quarry UGOK | Special Tour | Pictures in front of huge excavator EKG-10
Pictures in front of huge excavator EKG-10

Descent Into Quarry UGOK | Special Tour | Pictures close to excavator EKG-10
Pictures close to excavator EKG-10

Descent Into Quarry UGOK | Special Tour | Group picture with BelAZ 7513 of 130 tons on the background
Group picture with BelAZ 7513 of 130 tons on the background

Descent Into Quarry UGOK | Special Tour | Discovering the iron ore samples
Discovering the iron ore samples

Descent Into Quarry UGOK | Special Tour | Pictures at the bottom of Quarry UGOK
Pictures at the bottom of Quarry UGOK

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