Ukraine: environmental tax not used for environment improvement at industrial cities

Payments on environmental tax are growing but they are not used in Ukraine for environment protection purposes. Most of this money goes to national budget and not to local one, and is spent for anything but not for environment. It is necessary to change the mechanism for distribution and spending of this money as well…

Ukraine: another accident at AMKR

On May 6, an employee was injured at ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih.

The accident happened at the blast furnace shop No. 1 bin trestle.

The Industrial Service Company LLC employee was loading sinter and got burned. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: AMKR to spend UAH 125 million on repair and maintenance of recreation facilities

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih is completing the preparation of its social facilities for summer season. They are three country tourist camps, two children’s camps and two health complexes on the Black and Azov seaside. The maintenance of all social facilities, including Dzherelo sanatorium-preventorium, will cost the company UAH 103 million. In addition, the metallurgical plant will…

Ukraine: AMKR not to pay dividends for 2018

The shareholders of ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih decided to spend all the profit of 2018 on the development of the company.

Last year the company increased its net profit almost 2-fold, or by 84.2%, to 9.51 billion UAH.

Net income grew by 3%, to 68 billion UAH. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: AMKR best employer of mining and steelmaking complex

The first major international research Randstad Employer Brand Research 2019 was held in Ukraine to study employers’ attractiveness. Its results have proved that ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih is the most attractive employer within steelmaking and mining industry in Ukraine. The company was presented with a certificate in Kyiv at the First awards ceremony for the most…

Ukraine: AMKR provides 10 million UAH for reconstruction of the parkway along Metalurgiv Avenue

Several days ago, contractual organizations started the reconstruction process of the parkway along Metalurgiv Avenue, from the intersection of Sobornosti Str. and Metalurgiv Avenue to the intersection of the avenue and Vadima Hurova Str. Yurii Vilkul, Kriviy Rih Mayor, representatives of the contractual organizations, and Yuliia Chermazovich, Head of the Charitable Foundation of ArcelorMittal Kriviy…

Ukraine: AMKR average wagons turnover down in March 2019

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih, the largest mining and steelmaking company in Ukraine, the railway tracks of which are above 600 kilometers long, improved its average wagons turnover by 35% MoM, having decreased it from 168 to 109 hours. Improvement of KPI on acceptance, processing and dispatch of wagons with cargoes was possible owing to a significant…

Ukraine: AMKR purchases locomotive and installs American engines

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has purchased a locomotive TM2U-9043 that is already in operation and used in metallurgical process. In addition to that, the plant sent 5 locomotives to Nikolaev Locomotive Repair Plant for capital repair, and a tendering process for 5 more locomotives will start in the nearest time. Depending on the intensity of operation…

Ukraine: AMKR presents two new investment projects to the public

At public hearings, ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih presented EIA reports on two investment projects – reconstruction of water pipeline for supply of process water to OBP-1 and construction of cooling tower for cooling of water in recirculation system of GCP-5 of BF-9. Public hearings are held under procedures specified in the law “On Environment Impact Assessment”.…