Ukraine: AMKR searched by security service

The Ukrainian arm of the world’s biggest steelmaker said that the state security service had searched its plant in Kryvyi Rih, a week after new Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky criticized the management. ArcelorMittal has invested about $9 billion in Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine’s largest steel mill, which is now under close government scrutiny, as reported by…

Ukraine: AMKR on unscheduled inspection by State Environment Inspectorate

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih carries out its business activities in accordance with effective legislation of Ukraine and expects respective actions and attitude from public authorities and local government bodies. According to article 19 of the Constitution of Ukraine, public authorities and local government bodies, their officials must act only based on and within their powers and…

Ukraine: AMKR shows facilities with significant environmental benefit

In the lead-up to World Environment Day, ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih invited the public to its industrial facilities that were declared in the city environmental program and already reconstructed with significant environmental benefit. Environment protection specialists of Mining and Steelmaking Complex companies, the representatives of governmental entities, local government authorities of Kriviy Rih and other cities…

Ukraine: AMKR reconstructing Wire Rod Mil-1

At public hearings, ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has presented an Environmental Impact Assessment Report for the project of the Wire Rod Mill-1 Reconstruction, which includes replacement of two laying heads and two pinch-rolls. Design solutions were accepted in line with the basic engineering from the technology and main equipment supplier – Danieli company. This mill produces…

Ukraine: requirements to specialists in rolling growing

The 11th Contest of Rolling Mill Specialists in memory of Ion Rotaru, the honored steelmaker of Ukraine, was held at ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih. This year the teams of steelmaking companies of Kriviy Rih, Kamianske, Zaporizhzhia and Temirtau (Kazakhstan) participated in the contest. Sergey Kozachuk, Director of Rolling Department, ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih: “Many companies are expanding…

Ukraine: AMKR upgrades Mining Equipment Control System

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has finished the pre-commissioning of the upgraded automated dispatch control system for mining and conveyor equipment. The project price amounted to over UAH 16 million. The company started using the system in 2003, and in 2009 it switched it to Tetra digital data transmission system. Nevertheless, since then, ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has…

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…