Regional news
28 December 2018

Elgaugol completes this year’s equipment upgrade program

Elgaugol OOO (part of Mechel Group’s mining division) completed this year’s technical upgrade program. In 2018, the coal complex received 10 new mining equipment units.
27 December 2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant masters production of new rails

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK, part of Mechel Group) became a certified producer of switch point rails. By the end of this month, the plant plans to ship the first 600 tonnes of the new product to Novosibirsk and Murom plants for producing railroad switches for Russian Railways.
26 December 2018

Mechel Coke completes upgrade of coke-oven battery

Mechel Coke OOO (part of Mechel Group) launched its upgraded coke-oven battery #7. The upgrade will enable the plant to reduce waste emissions during coke production. The technical upgrade was part of the cooperation agreement between Federal Supervisory Natural Resources Management Service (Rosprirodnadzor), Chelyabinsk Region’s government and Mechel PAO on ensuring the group’s safe and socially responsible functioning on Chelyabinsk’s territory.
25 December 2018

Izhstal confirms product compliance with EU quality and safety standards

Izhstal PAO (part of Mechel Group, MOEX: IGST) confirmed its steel products’ compliance with EU requirements. The plant was granted a certificate allowing it to put CE markings on its products, which means that the plant is using safe raw materials and complies with European norms.
24 December 2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant ups beam sales to wagonbuilders

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK, part of Mechel Group) has shipped a total of over eight thousand tonnes of Z-beams this year. The beams were sold to leading wagonbuilders of Russia and Belarus.
21 December 2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant sold two million tonnes of universal mill’s rolls

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK, part of Mechel Group) has shipped a total of two million tonnes of rolls since its universal rolling mill was launched.
11 December 2018

Experts from Korea’s POSCO Visit Yakutugol

A group of experts from South Korea’s POSCO company came with a working visit to Yakutugol Holding Company AO (part of Mechel Group).
11 December 2018

Urals Stampings Plant starts shipping large-size forgings

Urals Stampings Plant (Uralkuz PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: URKZ) began shipping bulk forgings made from 50-tonne ingots. This product is highly in demand in the engineering industry. This year, the plant has sold some 1,500 tonnes of such forgings.
06 December 2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant ups beam sales to Europe

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK, part of Mechel Group) expanded its beam product range. The plant mastered production of seven new profile types of I-beams for the European market.
30 November 2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant confirmed high rebar quality

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK, part of Mechel Group) earned certificates for four types of its rebar for reinforced concrete structures. Rebar rolls are a key product for the plant. These certificates will enable the plant to expand its marketing capabilities on both domestic construction market and those of near abroad.
13 November 2018

Izhstal becomes Russia’s first producer of conductor rails for metro

Izhstal PAO (part of Mechel Group, MOEX: IGST) has mastered production of conductor rails used to feed electricity to underground metro cars. Until now, Russia has not produced this type of rails.
08 November 2018

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant earns certificate for sales to Slovakia construction market

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK AO, part of Mechel Group) passed inspection of its rebar wire and strand production’s compliance with Slovakia’s construction standards. This certificate enables the plant to sell its rebar products to Slovakia and expand its client base among Slovak constructors.
08 November 2018

Urals Stampings Plant takes part in major aviation project

Urals Stampings Plant (Uralkuz PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: URKZ) produced parts for Russia’s first gas turbine engine for a civil plane. The plant is preparing to launch them into mass production.
06 November 2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant lets media in on ecological audit process

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK, part of Mechel Group) invited reporters for a press-tour of air sampling process conducted by experts ecologists from Science Research Institute Atmosphere.
01 November 2018

Mezhdurechensk’s founding mine celebrates 65th anniversary

The staff of Southern Kuzbass Coal Company (MOEX: UKUZ, part of Mechel Group)’s V.I. Lenina Underground Mine celebrate their facility’s 65th anniversary.
18 October 2018

Izhstal boosts exports

Izhstal PAO (part of Mechel Group, MOEX: IGST) has shipped 42,000 tonnes of steel products in January-September to its foreign customers, which is a 81% increase year-on-year.
15 October 2018

Elgaugol output continues to grow

Elgaugol OOO (part of Mechel Group’s mining division) demonstrates output growth on all counts since the beginning of this year.
10 October 2018

Trade Port Posiet to create coal dust suppression system

Trade Port Posiet AO (part of Mechel Group’s transport division managed by Mechel-Trans Management Company OOO) began assembling a service water pipeline due to ensure uninterrupted fuctioning of a specialized dust suppression system.
25 September 2018

German experts examine industrial waste recycling technologies at Mechel-Materials

Mechel-Materials (part of Mechel Group) hosted a delegation of German producers of waste recycling equipment and technologies.
13 September 2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant rails certified for high-speed railroads

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (part of Mechel Group) earned a production certificate for its rails for railroads with traffic speed of up to 250 km/h. The plant intends to make the first delivery of these rails in October.