Regional news
12 October 2017

Mechel Materials Expands Range of Increased Heat-Resistant Refractories

Mechel-Materials OOO (part of Mechel Group) mastered the first stage of producing a new type of refractories with increased heat resistance. This product is used in thermal generating units at steelmaking and machine-building facilities.
11 October 2017

Urals Stampings Plant Confirms Compliance with International Production Standards

Urals Stampings Plant (Uralkuz PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: URKZ) confirmed its quality management system’s compliance with the international ISO 9001:2008 standard. Supervision audit was held by experts of the leading global certifier TUV Rheinland.
09 October 2017

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant Certifies New Types of I-Beam for Sales to Europe

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) expanded the range of products it offers to the European market. Two new types of I-beam produced by ChMK’s universal rolling mill were included in the certificate of compliance with the European Union regulations.
27 September 2017

BMK confirmed product quality

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) confirmed its quality management system’s compliance with the international ISO 9001:2008 standard.
20 September 2017

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant Launches Welded Beam Production

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) launched production of welded beam. The new facility will enable the plant to expand its construction product range. The first batch of welded beams will be shipped off to customers later this month.
19 September 2017

Southern Kuzbass Acknowledged Best in Work Safety

Southern Kuzbass Coal Company (part of Mechel Group) was acknowledged as best in work safety management among the Kemerovo Region’s major industrial companies.
15 September 2017

Urals Stampings Plant Ships Car Axles to Bulgaria

Urals Stampings Plant (Uralkuz PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: URKZ) shipped its first batch of car axles to a Bulgarian wagonbuilding plant.
14 September 2017

BMK Launches Production of New Welding Wire

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) subjected to testing four new types of welding wire for boiler and oil and gas equipment. Test results enable the plant to expand its market and increase the share of high-margin products.
12 September 2017

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant to Make Rails for Moscow Metro

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) won the tender for supplying rails for the construction of Moscow Metro’s second circle line. The contract amounts to 1.5 billion rubles.
29 August 2017

Izhstal confirms quality management efficiency

Izhstal (part of Mechel Group) passed supervision audit on its quality management system’s compliance with the international ISO 9001:2008 standard and monitoring review of its production facilities for compliance with the European CPR 305/2011 regulations.
21 August 2017

Urals Stampings Plant Confirms Producer Status for Aviation Industry

Urals Stampings Plant (Uralkuz PAO, part of Mechel Group, MOEX: URKZ) confirmed its certificate for production of components for the aviation industry. Independent experts gave their approval following a supervisory audit involving all key technological processes.
09 August 2017

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant Certifies Rails for European Market

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) earned a certificate of compliance with Europe’s TSI standard for two types of rails. This certificate is required for selling rails to EU member states.
02 August 2017

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant Produces 500,000th Tonne of Rails

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) produced 500,000 tonnes of rails since its universal rolling mill’s launch. The plant’s rails are used in developing Russia’s transport infrastructure.
31 July 2017

Urals Stampings Plant Subsidiary Wins International Expert Approval

The Chelyabinsk subsidiary of Urals Stampings Plant (Uralkuz PAO, part of Mechel Group) passed supervisory audit on its quality management system’s compliance with the international ISO 9001:2008 standard. Experts noted the facility’s constant improvement of administrative and production processes.
07 July 2017

Trade Port Posiet Becomes Far East Pioneer in Online Customs Processing

Trade Port Posiet AO (part of Mechel Group’s transport division managed by Mecheltrans Management Company OOO) initiated transfer to a new method of customs processing through Internet, which decreased time for customs clearance of arriving and departing foreign vessels. This practice is due to be soon extended to the entire territory of Free Port of Vladivostok.
03 July 2017

BMK Products Certified for Slovakia Market

Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant (BMK PAO, part of Mechel Group) passed audit of its rebar wire and strands production for compliance with Slovak construction product norms. This certificate will enable the plant to expand the range of products sold to Slovakia and increase the number of its clients in the construction business.
12 April 2017

Mechel to Supply China’s Baosteel Resources with Nearly One Million Tonnes of Coking Coal

Shanghai, China – April 12, 2017 – Mechel PAO (MICEX: MTLR, NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports that its cooperation agreement with Baosteel Resources which is part of China Baowu Steel, China’s largest steelmaking group, has been prolonged.
03 April 2017

Trade Port Posiet Named 2016 Best Stevedore Company

Moscow, Russia – April 3, 2017 – Mechel PAO (MICEX: MTLR, NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports that Trade Port Posiet AO (managed by Mecheltrans Management Company OOO) was acknowledged by Russia’s Federal Sea and River Transport Agency and Russia’s Sea Trade Port Association (ASOP) as Russia’s Best Stevedore Company based on 2016 results.
21 March 2017

Mechel Launches New Mining Equipment at Neryungrinsky Open Pit

Moscow, Russia – March 21, 2017 – Mechel PAO (MICEX: MTLR, NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports the launch of new mining equipment at Yakutugol Holding Company AO’s Neryungrinsky Open Pit. Investment into acquisition of two open-pit excavators totaled 1.2 billion rubles.
13 March 2017

Mechel Reports Launch of New Longwall at Southern Kuzbass

Mezhdurechensk, Russia – March 13, 2017 – Mechel PAO (MICEX: MTLR, NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports launching a new longwall at V.I. Lenina Underground Mine which is part of Southern Kuzbass Coal Company.