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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 steels high production and quality level.

The audit was held by experts from the German-based company TUV Nord, a leading global certifier. Confirmation of this certificate enabled ChMK to supply hot-rolled rebar V550V steel of 10 to 20 mm in diameter to Germany and other EU member states. ChMK produces this type of steel product especially for the European market in compliance with the technical requirements of Germany’s DIN 488:2009 standard.

Experts monitored ChMK’s entire rebar production chain, including the rolling mill, central analysis lab and product testing center, technical control department and quality control and certification center. TUV Nord specialists took part in taking probes and conducting tests of the rebar steel and confirmed its high quality.

ChMK first obtained the certificate of its rebar steel’s compliance with DIN 488:2009 in 2015. The certificate will be valid until 2020. ChMK successfully passes the required supervision audits every year.


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