Russia: NLMK to increase electricity output

NLMK intends to increase 1.5-fold the output of its own electricity having constructed a heat electric generation plant at its Lipetsk site operating on the secondary fuel gas (wastes of metal manufacture). The cost of the project is 35 billion rubles. The plant will use the gas that is created when smelting pig iron in…

Russia: Severstal-Metiz shares experience in road construction

Severstal-Metiz is participating in the First International Transport Infrastructure Forum in St. Petersburg. The participants are sharing their experience in road design and construction. Severstal-Metiz presented its own developments. Almost all of the major infrastructure projects in Moscow region have been created using the company products. “Infrastructure construction is one of the main industries for…

Russia: Electrozinc still idle

On December 1 Electrozinc will start unloading the unfinished products from the rotary-kiln and hydrometallurgical shops. It is no longer possible to process these products, as the fire on October 21 destroyed the electrolysis shop. Zinc oxide, cake, clinker and the leftovers of the zinc concentrate from the warehouse will be sent for processing to…