IMC Montan Group members are the oldest consultancies in the world.
DMT stood at the origins of mining industry and dates back to 1737. DMT Consulting Limited (previously IMC Group Consulting Limited) , as a company that gave an impetus to development of mining consultancy started its operations in 1947. WYG Plc. was set up in 1970 as a company specializing in socio-economic and infrastructure projects.
IMC Economic and Energy Consulting Limited entered the market of Russia in 1992 as the World Bank Consultant on the Russian coal industry restructuring project. Later after its acquisition by WYG International Group the company name was given an abbreviated name of IEEC and the Russian legal entity LLC IEEC was set up. However in 2006 DMT and WYG took a decision on merger of their consulting businesses under IMC Montan brand name and after structuring of the parties’ business relations in 2014 the Russian legal entity LLC IMC Montan was set up.
For a long period of operations from 1992 to 2013 over 500 projects related to various aspects of solid minerals were implemented in Russia. In addition, over 45 projects were implemented in association with WYG in the area of urban and territory development.
Considering many years of experience both in mining audit and engineering consulting, IMC Montan activities are widely known among financial and mining organisations.
Amongst our clients are such large organizations as Mechel, Norilsk Nickel, FosAgro, EuroChem, Evraz Group, Severstal, SUEK, NLMK, Metalloinvest, Kazakhmys, Tau-Ken Samruk, Russian Copper Company and many other companies.
Many best known banking structures and private financing funds are our Clients or cooperate with us on projects of capital mobilisation for development of mining companies or development of new deposits.
No doubt, our company is at the top of the list of independent mining consultants whose reports are recognized by Stock Exchanges and Credit Committees. Some Contracts suppose control of funding, including targeted use of funds and project control (or Owner’s Engineer Report). Amongst our clients we may mention BNP Paribas, EBRD, UBS, Goldman Sachs, IFC, Unicredito Group, Merrill Lynch (Bank of America), BVCP, BSGV, Morgan Stanley, GP Morgan and many others. Many bankable studies were implemented in Russia and submitted to: Vnesheconombank, Sberbank, Gasprombank, Uralsib, Bank of St.-Petersburg and other banks.
Besides, IMC Montan Group has vast experiences in preparation of Competent Person’s Reports for various exchange floors: LSE and AIM, NYSE, HKSE, MOEX, TSX etc. All in all over 45 MER / CPR were prepared. Only in 2009 - 2012 we participated in 7 successful IPOs of CIS mining companies.