The joint-stock company on extraction wall
blocks " Mineral " registered by the State registration
Chamber of the Ministry of Justice RM on 17.10.1995 number
The period of foundation of the Mine from Krikovo is considered
September, 1946. There workplaces were shined with gas lamps,
and miners manually sawed till 15-20 pieces of limestone.At
the end of 1953 extraction of limestone was taken by means
of the stone-cutting machine invented by K.Galanin, which
liquidated manual skills. Thanks to this technology since
1946 till 1975 year productivity of extraction of stone has
increased by 17 times.
If in 1946 volum of extractions made 5000 m cubes, in 1974
- 159000 m cubes of limestone.
In 1975 in Krikovo was established Industrial Association
of Mines including Mines from: Krikovo, Mileshtii Mici, Grigoriopol,Kishinev,
Calinin (Cupcin) and from Ocnita.
After disintegration of association the Mine from Krikovo
accepts in 1992 the status of the state cooperative society
till 1995 when it is registered as joint-stock company.
The enterprise is located on the area in the size of 268 hectares
of the enterprise includes two industrial areas:
The area "Pashcani"
The “Krikovo-2 "
The area "Pashcani", located in 100 m from the
route Kishinev – Orhei
The area “Krikovo-2", situated in 2 km from the route
Kishinev – Orhei. As part of enterprise functions laboratory
which monthly tests of a limestone making control of physical
and mechanical characteristics of species.
The basic clients of our enterprise are the
large building organizations: SA Monolit, SRL Maconst-Prim,
SRL Finicon, SRL Conseloc, SA Orizont, SA Interactiv,
SRL Glorinal, SA "Ago-Dacia" SRL "Stayer",
SRL "Fainex" and also private persons.
The basic kinds of activity of joint-stock company "
Mineral " are:
- Extraction of walls limestones from a natural stone
with application and conducting mountain works in underground
- Development, manufacture and realization of the consumer
goods and production industrial - technical purpose;
- Offerings of commercial, transport and other services
to the enterprises and the population;
- Use of mountain developments for manufacture, warehousing
and storage of production of technical purpose and the