Two people died in the emission of methane on mine

In the Komi Republic, at the mine As reported at the website of the Republican Central Board MOE, the remaining people have brought to the surface from the mine. Now the company is suspended, is de-gassing the mine workings In the Komi Republic, at the mine “Vorkuta”, there was a release of methane, as a result of incident two persons were lost
MES of Russia in Republic of Komi reported on the website of the Republican Central Board MOE, the remaining people have brought to the surface from the mine. Now the company is suspended, is the degassing of mines
MES of Russia in Republic of Komi

In the Komi Republic, at the mine “Vorkuta”, there was a release of methane, as a result of incident two persons were lost. It is reported by RIA “Novosti” with reference to data of the Ministry.”In the mine at the time of the release of methane were 106 people. Discovered the bodies of two dead”, – said the representative office. At the scene employs 52 people and 12 pieces of equipment.

As reported on the website of the Republican Central Board MOE, the remaining people have brought to the surface from the mine. Now the company is suspended under degassing mountain * silicocurrent.

According to the company “Vorkutaugol”, which owns the mine, methane emission occurred at 4:02 MSK in a conveyor roadway of the preparatory slaughter. The incident triggered automatic protection system that switched off the electricity supply. Just in the mine at the time was four people, two of whom were able to escape on their own.

the mine “Vorkuta” was opened in 1973. Its production capacity is composed of 1.8 million tonnes of coal per year, and industrial reserves equal to about 40 million t. the Company belongs to JSC Vorkutaugol, part of Severstal.