The Kazakhstan Agency of Applied Ecology in Astana has been inoperation since 2005 and provides organizational and technical support toprojects implemented by the Company at the republic level.

The state branchis staffed with specialist ecologists, geophysicists and c engineers and has thenecessary equipment and transport facilities. The branch is able to work independentlyif the customer’s contract area is in Astana or the central region ofKazakhstan.