Russia: Buzdyak Works masters manufacture of rebars of used pipes

The chairman of the Republic of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov has visited the Buzdyak Works.

The works has mastered the manufacture of steel rebars.

As raw materials the company uses used gas pipes.

The capacity is up to 1 thousand tons of rebars per month. It employs 50 people. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Izhstal implements electronic system to check quality certificate authenticity

Izhstal has implemented an electronic system, which allows customers to check the authenticity of the quality certificates on their own. The information on certificates together with their scanned images is kept in the special database. The certificate is considered verified if there is a complete correspondence between the printed and electronic versions and there is…


Kazakhstan: AMT to invest 305 billion tenge by 2020

According to the agreement with the Karaganda region authorities, ArcelorMittal Temirtau will have invested 305 billion tenge in its manufacturing assets by 2020. This is the largest investment volume since 2010. The money will be invested in the output increase, product quality improvement, environment and labor conditions improvement, as well as sustainable development. In 2018…


Russia: Amurmetal planning development

In January-June the works previously known as Amurmetal and controlled by Torex-Khabarovsk LLC produced 264 thousand tons of rolled metal. The company is developing – it invests in modernization, prepares the manufacture of a new rebars standard and has concluded an agreement with Posco Daewoo on the supply of 300 thousand tons of billets. Since…


Russia: coal output up in Primorye region in H1 2018

In January-June Primorye region mined 4.33 million tons of coal, up by 9% YoY.

In particular, brown coal output totaled 4.03 million tons and bituminous coal – 0.3 million tons.

This year the region intends to mine 8 million tons of brown coal and 0.5 million tons of bituminous coal. (Ukrainian metal)