Regional news
22†February†2018

Izhstal boosts sales to Belarus

Izhstal PAO (part of Mechel Group, MOEX: IGST) increased sales in 2017 to the Republic of Belarusís companies by 7,000 tonnes, or 68% year-on-year.
22†February†2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant renovates filters at two major steelmaking units

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK) renovated gas cleaners at two units of its oxygen converter workshop. These repairs will ensure their compliance with high ecological requirements.
13†February†2018

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant ups hardware sales in January

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK AO, part of Mechel Group) has shipped 4% more hardware to its customers in January year-on-year.
13†February†2018

Chebarkul head tours Urals Stampings Plantís upgraded facilities

Chebarkulís city Head Sergei Kovrigin visited Urals Stampings Plant (Uralkuz PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: URKZ) to tour the upgraded railway axle production line, whose launch enabled the cityís mainstay enterprise to boost production volumes.
13†February†2018

Izhstal ups stainless steel output

Izhstal PAO (part of Mechel Group, MOEX: IGST) increased production of stainless steels by 11% in 2017 year-on-year.
12†February†2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant revamps gas cleaner at steelmaking facility

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK) completed large-scale maintenance works at its oxygen-converter workshopís gas cleaning system.
08†February†2018

High-margin output up at Izhstal

Izhstal PAO (part of Mechel Group, MOEX: IGST) in 2017 increased output of high value-added products year-on-year.
08†February†2018

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant earns top supplier status from Avtopribor

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK AO, part of Mechel Group) was awarded Excellent Supplier status by Russiaís major producer of parts for automobile assembly plants.
07†February†2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant launches SIN beam production

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK) mastered production of SIN beams. The beams are produced at a new automated production line launched in one of the plantís rolling workshops. With the SIN beam technology in hand, the plantís product range now includes all kinds of beam profiles existing on the market.
06†February†2018

Mechel to spend over 1 bln rubles on ecology in Chelyabinsk Region

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK) and Mechel-Coke OOO (both part of Mechel Group) will spend over 1 billion rubles on environment protection over the next two years. The companyís ecological program was presented at a meeting of the interdepartmental working group tasked with developing a project agreement between the regionís government and Mechel PAO on ecological cooperation.
02†February†2018

Elgaugol enlarges explosives store

Elgaugol OOO (part of Mechel Groupís mining division) nearly quintupled the size of its explosives store at Elga Coal Complex. Its storage volume has increased from 50 to 240 tonnes.
02†February†2018

Urals Stampings Plant sets new monthly production record

Urals Stampings Plant (Uralkuz PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: URKZ) has set an absolute monthly production record. In January the plant put out over 11,500 tonnes of products, reaching the highest monthly maximum in the plantís history.
01†February†2018

Ecology experts, activists tour Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: CHMK) hosted a delegation headed by State Dumaís Deputy Vladimir Burmatov. Lawmakers, activists and leading scientists examined the plantís production process and its environment protection technologies. The tour was made as an ecological cooperation agreement between Mechel PAO and the regionís government is being hammered out.
31†January†2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant certifies two types of heat-strengthened rails for European market

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: CHMK) confirmed production of its 60E1 and 60E2 heat-strengthened railsí compliance with Europeís TSI technical requirements. These certificates enable the plant to market these rails in the European Union.
24†January†2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant earns European certificate for bulk ingots

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: CHMK) earned the DNV GL certificate for its bulk ingots from specialty steels. The certificate enables the plant to supply its products to the European market. This type of ingots is produced by exceedingly few facilities worldwide.
24†January†2018

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant increased high-margin product sales in 2017

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK AO, part of Mechel Group) sold more high value-added hardware products in 2017 than in 2016.
23†January†2018

Izhstal spent 76 million on environment

Izhstal PAO (part of Mechel Group, MOEX: IGST) in 2017 implemented an environment protection program with cost totaling over 76 million rubles.
23†January†2018

Elgaugol increased production in 2017

Elgaugol OOO (part of Mechel Groupís mining division) demonstrated significant production growth in 2017 year-on-year.
19†January†2018

Elgaugol reports change in management

Elgaugol OOO (part of Mechel Groupís mining division) reports a change in its management.
16†January†2018

Port Mechel Temryuk sets cargo turnover record in 2017

Port Mechel Temryuk (part of Mechel Groupís transport division managed by Mecheltrans Management Company OOO) reached a historically record cargo turnover of 1.5 million tonnes in 2017.