Uzbekistan: Almalyk improves polymetallic ores processing

In order to improve polymetallic ores processing at the Khandiza deposits, the processing factory has been reconstructed, adding 6 Ts-15 thickeners.

After that Almalyk Mining and Processing Works decided to construct another thickener. The construction is underway.

The new machinery will be put into operation in late August. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: TMK opens first pipe-online shop

The Pipe Metal Company starts beta testing of the TMK eTrade – the first in Russia Internet store to sell pipe products. The store is expected to start functioning in full in September. At present TMK eTrade has the following services: pipe cost calculator based on a number of parameters (type and form, material, diameter,…


Russia: Gaysky GOK gets 40 mining machines

Over 40 units of mining machines were delivered to the Gaysky Mining and Processing Works in January-June. In particular, the company received Henkon Siberia machines, Charmec 6605B, Russian and Finnish drilling machines, as well as several dump trucks and load-haul-dump machines. This year Gaysky GOK will spend 1.7 billion rubles on modernizing mining equipment and…


Ukraine: AMKR launches flashmob

PJSC ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih launches flashmob #stayinukraine “I stay to work in Ukraine” for those patriots of their country, town, company, who are not ready to capitulate abroad and who are energetic enough to support Ukraine during tough transformational period of changes. Currently PJSC ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih, the biggest steel and mining plant of Ukraine,…


Ukraine: Interpipe raises tyre prices

Interpipe Ukraine LLC has increased tyre prices for Ukrzaliznytsia by 12%.

Lviv Locomotive Repair Plant announced it wanted to conclude a deal with Interpipe for the delivery of tyres valued at 18.96 million UAH (15.8 thousand UAH apiece).

Last year Interpipe sold tyres to Ukrzaliznytsia 12% cheaper. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: RTZ Novocherkassk subsidiary to sell 3.8 thousand tons of pipes in July 2017

On June 19-23 the group of companies Demidov held negotiations with its partners in the Northern Caucasus, discussing pipe market situation and cooperation prospects. At present the order portfolio of Novocherkassk subsidiary of Ryazan Pipe Works is full. Next month the company will sell 3800 tons of electric welded pipes. In June the subsidiary sold…


Ukraine: $150 million needed to put DMK into operation

In order for Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Combine to operate all its three furnaces $150 million are needed.

According to the management, the company has enough raw materials for 10 days of 2 furnaces operation, provided in three days coal and coke will start arriving at the works. (Ukrainian metal)