Russia: NLMK in Novolipetsk catches fire

Russian steelmaker Novolipetsk Steel (NLMK) caught fire on March 2, an official of the emergency services of the region reported. “A reversing mill was burning on the territory of the metallurgical plant,” the official said, adding that the fire was of the third type of difficulty. As of now, the fire has been extinguished. There…

Russia: Krasniy Octyabr starts supplying metal to Uzbekistan

According to contracts concluded, Krasniy Octyabr will produce rolled metal for the chemical industry of Uzbekistan, as well as several batches of shapes and sheet for extracting companies. The metal for chemical industry was ordered by the specialized state enterprise. The iron-nickel-based metal will be used in the repair of manufacturing lines constructed in Soviet…

Russia: ChTPZ re-elects board chairman

Chelyabinsk Pipe-Rolling Plant had the first meeting of its new board of directors on February 28. Andrei Komarov has been re-elected to the office of the chairman of the board and the chairman of the corporative management committee. The new board also includes the Pervouralsky Novotrubniy Plant chairman of the board Alexander Fedorov, ChTPZ CEO…