The Troynoy face will mine a panel of more than 930,000 mt at a rate of almost 115,000 mtpm. “Commissioning of two new coal faces will allow the company to complete the year according to the plan,” said Eugeny Balukov, director of the Komsomolskaya mine. “Even though geological difficulties initially hampered the equipment installation phase, employees have overcome the issues and once again demonstrated high level of their qualification skills.”