Ukraine: Mirnogradugol orders 85 million UAH worth of coal processing

The state enterprise Mirnogradugol has concluded an agreement with the Mirnogradskaya central processing factory for coal processing valued at 85.55 million UAH. This year 590 thousand tons of coal from the Centralnaya, 5/6 and Kapitalnaya mines will be processed for 145 UAH per ton. Three previous auctions have been cancelled due to the lack of…

Ukraine: Surgay Mine to get conveyer

The state enterprise Mine named after Surgay has ordered Sany Ukraine LLC the delivery of a conveyer valued at 79.99 million UAH.

This year the company will have to supply an SGZ 764/400 conveyer manufactured by Sany Heavy Equipment Co Ltd.

The contract price is 9% below the expected cost (87.55 million UAH). (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: 2 miners perish at Pokrovskoye Mine Group

On June 12, 2 miners perished at the Pokrovskoye Mine Group.

As a result of an accident a miner of the breakage face died.

The same day an engineer of underground machinery received fatal damages.

Last year Metinvest bought 24.99% of the Pokrovskoye shares for $190 million from Victor Nusenkis. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: ChTPZ to increase exports

ChTPZ group intends to increase sales on foreign markets by participating in international projects. In 2019 the group will have high loading in the large diameter pipes segment. In particular, orders have been received to supply 130 thousand tons of large diameter pipes to Kazakhstan for the construction of the Saryarka gas pipeline. The group…

Russia: Chukotka gold and silver output down in January-May 2019

In January-May 8660 kg of ore gold was mined in Chukotka, down by 6.3% YoY.

Silver output dropped by 9.3%, to 44.6 tons.

Alluvial gold season will start this month.

5 enterprises mine ore gold in Chukotka.

In 2018 the autonomous district yielded 24130 kg of gold and 111.4 tons of silver. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: metal structures output up in Q1 2019

In January-March, Russia produced 1.14 million tons of ferrous metal structures, up by 8% YoY.

Construction metal structures manufacture totaled 0.9 million tons, up also by 8%.

The largest manufacturers increased output by 9%, to 510 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: NLMK Group Intranet among the world’s best

NLMK Group, a global steel company, has won a Silver award at the international Step Two Intranet and Digital Workplace Awards 2019 for the launch of its Intranet portal, which extends to all employees, promotes automation of business processes and enhances personnel engagement. The jury honored the main achievement of the NLMK project: the company…

Ukraine: Interpipe Steel output down in January-May 2019

In January-May, Interpipe-Steel decreased steel output by 1% YoY, to 401 thousand tons.

In particular, in May the company produced 91 thousand tons of steel, up from 88 thousand tons in April.

Round billets manufacture grew by 15% YoY, to 973.8 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: court starts bankrupting DTEK enterprise in occupied Donbass

The Commercial court of Donetsk region has decided to start the proceedings on the bankruptcy of the DTEK Komsomolets Donbassa Mine.

On May 15, 2017 DTEK reported the loss of control over its enterprises in the Russia-supported terrorist-occupied territories.

Among them was DTEK Komsomolets Donbassa Mine. (Ukrainian metal)