Russia: Dalur uranium output up in 2017

Dalur is leading among the mining companies of Rosatom in uranium output. According to the company CEO Nikolai Poponin, in 2017 Dalur is expected to produce 592.3 tons of yellow cake, up by 0.1% YoY. The company has drilled 242 shafts and its reserves have increased by 667 tons of uranium. “We have improved the…

Russia: Kuzbassrazrezugol commissions new excavator

Taldinsky coal pit, a part of Kuzbassrazrezugol, has commissioned a new Uralmashzavod excavator. This is the fourth 19-cubic meter Uralmashzavod excavator in the company fleet. The first excavator of the series has been operating for 6 years and so far has dug 32 million cubic meters. This year Kuzbassrazrezugol is expected to spend 11 billion…

Russia: NZMK produces over 4 thousand tons of welded trusses and columns

In Q3 Novinsky Metal Structures Works produced 4130 tons of welded trusses and columns.

The trusses have been manufactured for the Moscow region construction companies.

The company used metal of various grades depending on the order and the usage of trusses. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Magnezit gets large Mitsui order

The Magnezit Group, the largest manufacturer of refractory materials in Russia, has signed a memorandum of cooperation with Mitsui Bussan Metals Co Ltd (Japan) on the delivery of 4 thousand tons of refractories by 2020. In particular, the companies intend to conclude a long-term contract for the delivery of 4 thousand tons of fused magnesia.…

Russia: MMK recognized by the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment for its active environmental policy

Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works was awarded by Russia’s Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment for its active environmental protection policy. Government experts awarded MMK top marks for its large-scale environmental projects this year. The awards ceremony took place on December 12 at the Ministry’s Federal Environmental Council in Moscow. MMK’s Director of Occupational…