Information from the Emergency Response Center at 3.00 am MSK

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Moscow Office

115184, Ozerkovskaya nab., 24

E: info@alrosa.ru

T: +7 (495) 620-92-50
+7 (495) 411-75-25

As of 6.15 am (local time), volume of water in the open pit mine was 20,500 cubic meters. Water level in the shaft was –242.

Today, starting from 9 am (local time) works related to the controlled discharge of water from the open pit mine by focused cumulative explosions will continue.

While there remains a danger of uncontrolled inrush of water into the mine shaft, rescue works underground are forbidden.

This page was last updated on 22 August 2017 at 03.12