Where: 17 km North of Kokshetau, Zerendy district in the Akmola region of Kazakhstan
Mine Type: Open cast (open pit) gold mining
Operations: 2009 - Present Day
Owners: Altyntau-Kokshetay Ltd - Kazzinc MIning
Output: On average it produces 15 tons of gold every year
Notable Facts: Kazzinc has pioneered a new way of the process of mining gold that does not produce Hazard Class 4 waste.