Russia: Izhstal repairs steel-smelting complex

Izhstal has capitally repaired the steel-smelting complex to produce structure, alloyed and stainless grades of steel. The complex consists of an arc-furnace, a continuous casting machine and machinery for off-furnace steel treatment. Its capacity is 300 thousand tons of castings per year. The complex manufactures more than 80% of Izhstal steel. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: AMKR invests $50 million in small-section mill reconstruction

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has started hot-testing of its small-section mill No. 250-4, in the reconstruction of which it has invested over $50 million. A part of the amount was spent to purchase Danieli machinery. The new equipment has been designed and supplied by Schneider Electric. Previously the mill was only able to make products of…