Regional news
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 rails’ compliance with Europe’s 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 Group’s mining division) demonstrated significant production growth in 2017 year-on-year.
19 January 2018

Elgaugol reports change in management

Elgaugol OOO (part of Mechel Group’s 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 Group’s transport division managed by Mecheltrans Management Company OOO) reached a historically record cargo turnover of 1.5 million tonnes in 2017.
16 January 2018

Izhstal Completes Overhaul of Key Rolling Mill

Experts at Izhstal (part of Mechel Group, MOEX: IGST) completed the overhaul of the plant’s bar and wire rolling mill 250. The works were completed as scheduled. The mill is a key facility for the plant and responsible for approximately 45% of the plant’s output of finished rolls.
15 January 2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant First Sells Rails for Cosmodrome Reconstruction

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: CHMK) produced rails for reconstructing rail tracks at Baikonur and Plesetsk cosmodromes. The rails were shipped to Center for Operation of Space Ground Based Infrastructure (TsENKI), a subsidiary of Russia’s state space corporation Roscosmos.
11 January 2018

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant Produced Total 1.5 Million Tonnes at Universal Rolling Mill

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: CHMK) has produced a total of 1.5 million tonnes of rolls at its universal rolling mill since its launch.
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.