Krasnoyarsk region, Eastern Siberia, Russia
Mining type

Conventional shovel-and-truck open-pit operation

2020 production
2019 production
24 millionProven and Probable Reserves (ounces)
49 millionMeasured, Indicated an Inferred Mineral Resources (ounces)
14 mtpaProcessing capacity
1 Including gold in concentrate
2 Including gold in concentrate

Located in one of Russia’s most prolific gold mining provinces, Olimpiada is Polyus largest operation. The ore mined at the site is processed at three plants with a combined capacity of over 14 mln tonnes of ore annually. To treat Olimpiada’s sulphide ores, Polyus employs BIONORD, the Company’s proprietary bio-oxidation technology.