Ukraine: Mariupol Ilyich passes supervisory audit

Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works has successfully passed the supervisory audit for the compliance with ISO 9001:2015 and DSTU ISO 9001:2015.

The audit has been carried out by TÜV SÜD specialists.

Following the inspection the specialists recommended prolonging the company certificates for 1 year. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: Mariupol Ilyich and Azovstal pass SASO audit

Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works and Azovstal have successfully passed the SASO certification audits necessary to continue exporting metal to Saudi Arabia. The audit showed that the companies were controlling the quality when fulfilling orders. The SGS Ukraine representatives inspected the steel manufacture, as well as documents to produce metal and make samples. Metinvest…

Ukraine: Mariupol Ilyich repairs BF 2

Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works has finished scheduled repair of the blast furnace No. 2.

All the diagnostics and units restoration were carried out in 13 days.

The blast furnace has already been commissioned.

Metinvest provided 48 million UAH for the repair. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: Metinvest Mariupol plants expand product range

In January-June Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works and Azovstal mastered the manufacture of 27 new rolled metal types. In particular, Azovstal manufactured new products in the plate-rolling shop. The company started producing 10G2FBU strips with the thickness of 10 to 55 mm to be used in the manufacture of large diameter pipes. According to…

Ukraine: Metinvest to modernize Mariupol Ilyich mill-1700

Metinvest enterprises are able to satisfy the local demand for galvanized metal with thickness less than 0.3 mm, Metinvest Holding marketing director Roman Kurashev said, commenting Russian and Chinese duties. “First of all, we will commission a modernized hot-rolling mill-1700 at Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works, and thus will be using hot-rolled metal with…

Ukraine: Metinvest gets loan to modernize Mariupol Ilyich rolling mill

Metinvest has concluded a loan agreement in order to purchase equipment to modernize the hot-rolling mill-1700 at the Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works. The equipment will be supplied by Primetals Technologies Austria GmbH. The loan has been provided by Oesterreichische Kontrollbank Aktiengesellschaft. The reconstruction will increase the 1700-mill capacity from 1.36 million tons per…

Ukraine: Mariupol Ilyich receives final batch of machinery for sheet-rolling shop modernization

Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works within a major investment reconstruction project is modernizing its wide-strip mill in the sheet-rolling shop 1700. The company has received the last batch of equipment with the combined weight of over 900 tons. Investments in the project total $85 million. The first stage of the shop reconstruction was completed…

Ukraine: agreement between Metinvest and Air Liquide important signal for investors

During the visit to the PJSC “Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works”, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky took part in the ceremony of signing the investment contract between Metinvest Holding and Air Liquide on the construction of the air-distributing complex. The ceremony was attended by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of France to Ukraine Isabelle Dumont,…

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal, Azovstal and Mariupol Ilyich environment projects among top-20

The modernization projects of Azovstal, Zaporizhstal and Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works have made it to the top-20 best environment programs. The rating comprised local and foreign companies operating in Ukraine. Both completed and programs in progress were taken into account. The rating is topped by Azovstal, with its blast furnace No. 3 reconstruction…

Ukraine: Mariupol Ilyich awarded for labor potential development

Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works has been awarded for the development of the labor potential.

The plant was awarded at the XI forum of the Employers Association.

Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works was awarded in the category “Despite crisis”. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: EMSS to supply 1 thousand tons of rolls to Mariupol Ilyich

Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works has signed an agreement with Energomashspetsstal on the delivery of 1 thousand tons of rolls for the sheet-rolling shop-1700.

The tenders took place in March and August.

EMSS will supply back up and vertical rolls for hot-rolling mill.

The rolls have to be supplied in H1 2019. (Ukrainian metal)