Russia: UEM commissions new crane

Uralelectromed has put into operation a new stationary crane manipulator produced by Velmash.

In just a week the machine has already processed over 200 tons of non-ferrous scrap.

The new hydraulic manipulator has replaced an outdated one.

The investments in the machine totaled 2.2 million rubles. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: UEM to increase lead output

Uralelectromed subsidiary (Manufacture of non-ferrous metals alloys) has started a program of advanced development to increase lead output.

According to the subsidiary director Tagir Khafizov, the company is constructing a new building to house a casting conveyer and a packing line. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: UEM produces 13 thousand commutator bars for diesel locomotives

Uralelectromed has produced the first batch of commutator bars (13 thousand pieces) for the construction of cargo diesel locomotives.

According to the contract with the Russian Railways, the bars will be tested at some 400 thousand km.

The company has increased the portfolio of its commutator bars to 9 sizes and types. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: UEM management systems pass audit

The Russian Register certification association has carried out a scheduled inspection of three Uralelectromed management systems – environment, energy and labor and industrial safety. The experts have positively assessed the company operation and confirmed the correspondence of the systems to ISO 14001, ISO 50001 and OHSAS 18001 respectively. Last year the company environment management system…

Russia: UEM constructs overpass

The Uralelectromed subsidiary (Manufacture of Polymetals) has finished the construction of a main overpass.

The overpass will have 9 pipelines for air, heat, gas and black oil supply.

The preparation to assembly the pipeline will start in December.

The construction of the overpass began in 2016. Metal structures weighing 342 tons were used. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: UEM modernizes ore-smelting furnace

The Uralelectromed subsidiary on the manufacture of non-ferrous metals alloys has modernized one of the two ore-smelting furnaces. According to the subsidiary director Tagir Khafizov, the modernization will allow for a more precise control of the raw materials loading technique and will improve labor conditions. The repairmen have dismantled the old lining and disassembled the…

Russia: UEM commissions shaft furnace

The Uralelectromed subsidiary (Manufacture of polymetals) has commissioned the shaft furnace No. 2 after capital repairs. The cost of repair was 47 million rubles. It took repairmen 26 days to completely disassemble the machine with the height of 15 meters and then assemble it again. Preparation for the work started a year before the furnace…

Russia: UEM to produce refining tanks

The Uralelectromed subsidiary (Manufacture of non-ferrous metals alloys) will produce two refining tanks to increase the capacity of the refining department of the metal shop. The cost of each tank is 3.8 million rubles. The machinery will be placed in the beginning of the technological cycle and will be filled with black lead. “The new…

Russia: Uralelectromed prepared for winter

Uralelectromed has taken a number of measures to prepare shops for the winter period. In particular, technical maintenance of the power shop machinery has been carried out: eight pumps, six boilers, two de-aerators, four filters and boiler machines. The company has also carried out a major work to thermomodernize premises, cabins of excavators, locomotives and…

Russia: UEM commissions short-drum furnace

The Uralelectromed subsidiary has put into operation after a scheduled repair an Engitec Technologies short-drum furnace. The inner insulation layer of the furnace has been replaced. The work cost some 2.5 million rubles. Refractory bricks of two types were used to assemble new lining. The short-drum furnaces are heated to 1200 degrees C to produce…

Russia: Uralelectromed non-ferrous metals alloys subsidiary to increase repair capacities

The Uralelectromed subsidiary – Manufacture of non-ferrous metals alloys – is finishing the reconstruction of the repair shop. The work started back in 2016. Not only premises, but also machinery undergoes repair and replacement. As the result of the reconstruction the shop capacities will increase, and the product range will expand. Labor conditions are expected…