Russia: Karelsky Okatysh commissions new rope carriers

Karelsky Okatysh has put into operation a new unique rope carrier.

The machine is intended to quickly replace steel ropes at 10- and 20 cubic meters excavators.

The first rope carrier was assembled 9 years ago by KamAz specifically for Karelsky Okatysh. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Dmitriy Kolomytsyn appointed NLMK Group Director, IR & Capital Markets

NLMK Group, a global steel company, has appointed Dmitriy Kolomytsyn Director, IR & Capital Markets. Kolomytsyn previously held the position of Head of Corporate Development. Sergey Takhiev, who previously headed NLMK Group’s Investor Relations, has decided to continue his professional growth in another company. Dmitriy Kolomytsyn joined NLMK Group in 2016. As Head of Corporate…

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Azerbaijan: AzerGold completing buyout of foreign contractors’ shares in precious metals deposits

AzerGold State Company is completing the procedure of buying out the share of foreign contractors in some mines and deposits in Azerbaijan, said Zakir Ibrahimov, Chairman of the Management Board of the Company. “Works on handover and acceptance with the founding companies of the operating company AIMROC are at the final stage,” Ibrahimov said. In…

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Russia: NLMK replacing locomotives

Novolipetsk Iron and Steel Works has started the program to replace the locomotive fleet, under which the company has already received 3 new TEM9 locomotives. Such machines have not previously been used by the company. They will replace the outdated TEM1 locomotives. In the next 5 years NLMK railroad fleet will get 27 new locomotives,…

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Ukraine: Cabinet to send women to mines

The Cabinet of Ministers asks the Verkhovnaya Rada to cancel the prohibition for women to work in harmful conditions and underground. The corresponding decision was taken at the government meeting on May 10. In particular, it was suggested to eliminated a certain clause in the Labor Code and denounce the International Labor Organization convention on…

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Ukraine: AMKR to get Sumy pumps

Sumy Machine-Building Scientific Enterprise has produced liquid-packet ring pumps for ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih.

The capacity of the pumps is 300 cubic meters per second.

AMKR will receive 3 pumps.

The weight of each machine is 13 tons. (Ukrainian metal)