Regional news
30†August†2018

Beloretsk import-substituting cables successfully tested

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK AO, part of Mechel Group) is conducting field tests of its new polymer-coated cable ropes at Southern Kuzbass Coal Companyís coal pits and Korshunov Mining Plantís ore quarry (all companies are part of Mechel Group). The cable ropes have demonstrated high performance qualities. Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant will begin producing these cables on an industrial scale early in 2019. They will substitute their imported counterparts in the mining and oil industries, as well as engineering, bridge- and shipbuilding.
29†August†2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant produces two-millionth tonne at universal rolling mill

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK, part of Mechel Group) produced two million tonnes of rolls since its universal rolling millís launch. The plant reached the 1.5-million-tonne line in early January.
22†August†2018

Mechel Service supplies rebar for Moscow Central Ringroad

Mechel Groupís sales subsidiary Mechel Service OOO supplied 700 tonnes of rebar for construction of Moscowís Central Ringroad.
15†August†2018

Izhstal confirms quality management efficiency

Izhstal PAO (part of Mechel Group, MOEX: IGST) passed a re-certification audit for its quality management systemís compliance with the international ISO 9001:2015 standard. This certificate improves the plantís competitive advantages both domestically and internationally, enables it to receive state orders and supply critical duty products to automobile, aviation, engineering and shipbuilding companies.
12†July†2018

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant begins assembly of new wire rope facility

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK AO, part of Mechel Group) began assembly of a new wire rope machine costing 265 million rubles. The equipment was acquired as part of the import substitution project on producing multi-strand ropes. The machine is due to be launched in December.
11†July†2018

Elgaugol increases mining in 1H2018

Elgaugol OOO (part of Mechel Groupís mining division) demonstrated production growth on all counts in the first half of 2018.
10†July†2018

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant ups high-margin product sales

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK AO, part of Mechel Group) has shipped off in June 2018 15% more hardware year-on-year.
04†July†2018

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant ups wire rope sales

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK AO, part of Mechel Group) has shipped off 5% more wire ropes in the first half of 2018 year-on-year.
04†July†2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant makes rolls for major oil refinery project

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK, part of Mechel Group) produced 2,700 tonnes of beams for construction of Tatneftís oil refinery complex in Nizhnekamsk.
29†June†2018

Izhstal passes audit by KamAZ

Izhstal PAO (part of Mechel Group, MOEX: IGST) passed an audit by KamAZ. The carbuilderís experts formed a favorable view of Izhstalís capacity for high-quality steel product output.
19†June†2018

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant introduces incoming control of bearings

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK AO, part of Mechel Group) introduces incoming control of bearings arriving at the plant. The facility acquired a laser scribing coder to trace the componentsí placement and determine their lifespan.
08†June†2018

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant confirms quality of mesh reinforcement

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK AO, part of Mechel Group) has had its welded mesh reinforcement certified as compliant with the requirements of the Mosstroicertifikatsia system (Moscow System of Voluntary Certification for Construction).
24†April†2018

New equipment at work in Elgaugol

Elgaugol OOO (part of Mechel Groupís mining division) launched a new Komatsu loader.
23†April†2018

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant tests new excavator rope

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK AO, part of Mechel Group) successfully tested a new type of polymer-coated excavator wire rope. Tests showed that these ropes serve longer than ordinary uncoated ones, have longer operational life and reduce abrasive wear on an excavatorís barrel and blocks.
20†April†2018

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant ups hardware sales in 1Q2018

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK AO, part of Mechel Group) sold approximately 115,000 tonnes of hardware in 1Q2018, which is 3% more than in the same period last year.
12†April†2018

Urals Stampings Plant demonstrates major output increase

Urals Stampings Plant (Uralkuz PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: URKZ) increased output of products shipped to customers by 43% in the first quarter of 2018 year-on-year.
12†April†2018

Izhstal ups sales in 1Q2018

Izhstal PAO (part of Mechel Group, MOEX: IGST) sold nearly 113,000 tonnes of steel products in the first quarter of 2018, which is more by 25% than in the same period last year. Sales revenue went up by 28%.
12†April†2018

Elgaugol ups output in 1Q2018

Elgaugol OOO (part of Mechel Groupís mining division) published its 1Q2018 results which demonstrate a major production growth on all counts year-on-year.
29†March†2018

Mechel signs ecological program agreement

Mechel Group has signed an agreement for implementing ecological measures at its Chelyabinsk facilities.
12†March†2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant steel to be used for power lines at power of Siberia gas pipeline

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, MOEX: CHMK) produced steel rolls for constructing pylons for high-voltage power lines at the Power of Siberia gas pipeline.