By decree of 10 December 1719, Peter I established the Berg College with the aim of ensuring the development of mining in Russia, the leadership and supervision of the mining industry. Currently, mining and industrial supervision is carried out by the Federal Service for Environmental, Technological and Atomic Supervision (Rostekhnadzor).
The postage stamp shows the types of works of mining enterprises, as well as the logo of Rostekhnadzor.
In addition to the emission of the postage stamp JSC “Marka” will be issued first-day envelopes and special cancellation marks for Moscow and St. Petersburg.
Artist - designer: S. Kapranov.
Nominal value: 50 roubles.
Stamp size: 37 × 37 mm; sheet size: 131 × 138 mm.
Release form: sheet of 9 (3 × 3) stamps.
Quantity: 126 thousand stamps (14 thousand sheets).