First Ore-Mining Co. and automation supplier ZYFRA signed a memorandum of understanding to cooperate on artificial intelligence-based solutions at the Pavlovskoe deposit, described as the most northerly mining operation in Russia.

Under the MOU, ZYFRA subsidiary VIST Group’s digital mine solution Intelligent Mine, and other robotics solutions, will be deployed. The solutions enable the extraction of minerals in inaccessible and remote regions with extreme climatic conditions, ZYFRA reported.

First Ore Mining is a subsidiary of Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corp.