Southern Kuzbass

Press Releases

11September2008

Mechel Announces the Commissioning of a New Long Wall Face at Its Olzherasskaya-Novaya Mine

Mezhdurechensk, Russia September 11, 2008 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that a new long wall face has been commissioned at the Olzherasskaya-Novaya Mine, at its Southern Kuzbass OAO coal mining subsidiary.
02September2008

Mechel Appoints General Director at its Southern Kuzbass Power Plant OAO Subsidiary

Moscow, Russia September 2, 2008 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the appointment of a new General Director at its Southern Kuzbass Power Plant OAO subsidiary.
30July2008

Mechel Announces Continuation of Emergency Operations at Its Southern Kuzbass OAO Subsidiarys Lenin Mine

Mezhdurechensk, Russia July 30, 2008 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that emergency works are being continued at its Lenin Mine, part of Mechels Southern Kuzbass OAO subsidiary.
29July2008

Mechel Announces an Accident at Its Southern Kuzbass OAO Subsidiarys Lenin Mine

Mezhdurechensk, Russia July 29, 2008 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that a flash of methane has occurred at its Southern Kuzbass OAO coal subsidiarys Lenin Mine.
20June2008

Mechel Announces Intention to Acquire Shares of Southern Kuzbass OAO, Korshunov Mining Plant OAO and Southern Urals Nickel Plant OAO From Minority Shareholders

Moscow, Russia June 20, 2008 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces its intention to acquire remaining shares of Southern Kuzbass OAO, Korshunov Mining Plant OAO and Southern Urals Nickel Plant OAO from minority owners of these subsidiaries.
11June2008

Mechel Announces New Appointments

Neryungri-Novosibirsk-Moscow, Russia June 11, 2008 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces three appointments to executive positions at its subsidiaries.
30May2008

Mechel Announces an Accident at Its Southern Kuzbass OAO Subsidiarys Lenin Mine

Mezhdurechensk, Russia May 30, 2008 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that an accident has occurred at its Southern Kuzbass OAO coal subsidiarys Lenin Mine while installing the UKP-5 complex.
15May2008

Mechel Announces Appointment of Managing Director at Southern Kuzbass OAO

Moscow, Russia May 15, 2008 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces a new appointment to the management at its Southern Kuzbass OAO coal mining subsidiary.
10September2007

Mechel Announces Commissioning of New Mining Machinery at Krasnogorsk Open Pit Mine of Southern Kuzbass OAO

Mezhdurechensk, Russia September 10, 2007 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that the Company has commissioned a unique backhoe hydraulic excavator with an 11 cubic meter bucket, Liebherr R-994, at Krasnogorsk open pit mine of its coal mining subsidiary, Southern Kuzbass OAO.
09August2007

Mechel Announces Commissioning Of New Mining Machinery

Moscow, Russia August 09, 2007, Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that the Company has commissioned new modern backhoe excavators at its iron ore mining subsidiary, Korshunov Mining Plant OAO, and at deposits of its nickel mining subsidiary, Southern Urals Nickel Plant OAO. The new machines will increase Mechels efficiency of iron and nickel ore mining while reducing production costs.