Regional news
10 January 2018

Yakutugol Sets Up Southern Yakutia’s Floorball Cup Tournament

Yakutugol Holding Company AO (part of Mechel Group) organized a floorball (floor hockey) tournament. Nineteen teams from Neryungri, Aldan and Tommot accepted the company’s invitation to compete.
09 January 2018

Urals Stampings Plant Increased Production in 2017

Urals Stampings Plant (Uralkuz PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: URKZ) increased production and sales by 28% in 2017.
09 January 2018

Korshunov Mining Plant Mines 500-Millionth Tonne of Ore

Miners at Korshunovsky Open Pit of Korshunov Mining Plant (KGOK PAO, part of Mechel Group) mined a 500-millionth tonne of ore since the plant’s founding.
27 December 2017

Yakutugol Completes This Year’s Technical Revamping Program

Nine new BelAZ dump trucks began operating at Yakutugol Holding Company AO (part of Mechel Group)’s Neryungrinsky Open Pit. An EKG-18 excavator is nearly assembled. Launching this machinery completes this year’s modernization program. Overall, in 2017 the company acquired over 30 items of new machinery.
26 December 2017

Mechel Expands Mining Machinery Fleet at Southern Yakutia Industrial Facilities

Moscow, Russia – December 26, 2017 – Mechel PAO (MOEX: MTLR; NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports leasing 18 BelAZ mining trucks as part of an agreement with State Transport Leasing Company for a total of 2.8 billion rubles.
21 December 2017

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant Mastered 20 New Hardware Types

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) mastered production of 20 new hardware types — wire, ropes and steel straps for different industries, including those meant for import substitution. Test batches of new products were sent to potential customers.
21 December 2017

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant Invested 400 Million Rubles in Overhaul of Environment Protection Equipment

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) completed overhaul repairs of its facilities as part of its ecological program. In 2017, a total of some 400 million rubles were invested in repairs of dust-exhaust systems, gas cleaning units and water supply systems.
20 December 2017

Mechel Reports Signing Long-Term Coal Supply Contract with China’s Jidong Cement

Zurich, Switzerland – December 20, 2017 – Mechel PAO (MOEX: MTLR; NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports signing a memorandum for coal supply with China’s Jidong Cement, one of the world’s top cement producers.
18 December 2017

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant to Continue Sales to Austria

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) confirmed its rebar steel production’s compliance with Austrian standards following supervision audit. The audit’s positive results enable the plant to continue sales of steel rolls to the Austrian market.
06 December 2017

Urals Stampings Plant Continues to Set Production Records

Urals Stampings Plant (Uralkuz PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: URKZ) continues to increase its monthly production volumes. In November, the plant produced over 9,700 tonnes, a record unmatched over the past 15 years.
06 December 2017

Izhstal Perfects Stainless Steel Grades Production

Izhstal (part of Mechel Group) mastered the technology of smelting stainless nitrogen-alloyed steel at extra-furnace processing facilities.
01 December 2017

New BelAZ Trucks Launched at Elga Coal Complex

Elgaugol OOO (part of Mechel Group’s mining division) launched four heavy-duty BelAZ 130-tonne haul trucks for transporting rock mass.
29 November 2017

Southern Kuzbass Noted for Contribution to Environment Program

Southern Kuzbass Coal Company (part of Mechel Group) won expert praise for its participation in the United Nations’ ecological program.
20 November 2017

BMK Spring Wire Awarded at International Industrial Exposition

Spring wire produced by Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) won a silver medal at the 23rd International Metal-Expo’2017 exhibition which was held in Moscow on November 14-17, 2017.
14 November 2017

Yakutugol Launches New BelAZ Trucks

Yakutugol Holding Company AO (part of Mechel Group) launched five new BelAZ haul trucks.
09 November 2017

BMK Aircraft Ropes Win Diploma at Russia’s 100 Best Products Contest

Zinc-coated aircraft ropes produced by Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) won a diploma at Russia’s 100 Best Products contest in the Producer Goods nomination.
09 November 2017

Izhstal Acknowledged Leader in Labor Efficiency

Izhstal (part of Mechel Group) won third place in the Leaders in Labor Efficiency Growth in Russia’s Steelmaking nomination of the All-Russian Labor Efficiency: Russian Industry Leaders award. In 2016 Izhstal’s labor efficiency amounted to 5.35 million rubles per person, which is 52% more than in the previous year.
02 November 2017

Mechel Signed Long-Term Coal Supply Contract with Itochu Corporation

Tokyo, Japan – November 2, 2017 – Mechel PAO (MOEX: MTLR; NYSE: MTL), a leading Russian mining and metals company, reports signing a framework agreement with a major Japanese universal trading company Itochu Corporation.
26 October 2017

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant Confirms Rebar Quality for Europe

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) passed supervision audit of its production of rebar steel for the European market. Certification experts confirmed the steel’s high production and quality level.
23 October 2017

Izhstal Increases Supplies to Belarus

Izhstal (part of Mechel Group) shipped some 10,000 tonnes of steel products to the Republic of Belarus’s major industrial companies over this year’s first nine months, which is 10% more year-on-year.