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Russian ferrous metallurgy news
| 22 Sep 2017 | 16:20

MMK recognised in Top 10 environmental rating in Russia for the 2nd time in a row

MMK recognised in Top 10 environmental rating in Russia for the 2nd time in a row PJSC Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works (“MMK”) efforts have been recognised as one of the Top 10 environmental initiatives by companies in Russia’s energy and metal sectors in H1 2017. The rankings, compiled by the Modern Media Research Institute and Live Planet TV, include environmental initiatives by 33 Russian metal and energy companies covered in the media in January-June 2017. MMK took 10th place in the ratings, thereby confirming the result from H2 2016 and making MMK the only ferrous metal...
Russian non-ferrous metallurgy news
| 22 Sep 2017 | 16:26

More mining equipment delivered to Bystrinsky GOK

More mining equipment delivered to Bystrinsky GOK By the end of 2017, Bystrinsky GOK will receive over 30 new units of modern mining and auxiliary equipment. Overall, the initiative will see around RUB 4 bn in funding from Nornickel. Bystrinsky GOK added four BELAZ mining trucks to its fleet, with another six to be delivered by the end of Q3 2017. In Q4 2017, the fleet will also receive eight Caterpillar mining trucks with a payload of 90 and 180 tonnes, three Liebherr mining excavators with a 22 cubic meter bucket, two Liebherr bulldozers,...