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Russian ferrous metallurgy news
| 17 Aug 2017 | 14:27

NLMK Group expands Stoilensky’s beneficiation capacities

NLMK Group expands Stoilensky’s beneficiation capacities NLMK Group, an international steelmaking company with operations in Russia, the USA, and the European Union, is embarking on the second stage of its project to implement High Pressure Grinding Rolls (HPGR) technology at the Stoilensky beneficiation plant, NLMK Mining Division core asset. Four HPGRs were installed in 2016 at two of the four sections of the beneficiation plant. The HPGR technology, unparalleled in Russia, has delivered a 12.5% increase in the processing capacity of each upgraded...
Russian non-ferrous metallurgy news
| 17 Aug 2017 | 13:44

RUSAL invests USD 24 million in calcined coke production

RUSAL invests USD 24 million in calcined coke production UC RUSAL (SEHK: 486, Euronext: RUSAL/RUAL, Moscow Exchange: RUAL/RUALR), a leading global aluminium producer, has announced the launch of a new calciner at the Irkutsk Aluminium Smelter. The total project investment amounts to USD 23.7 million. In 2015, it was decided to upgrade the calciner #2 at IrkAZ to produce calcined coke supplied to the Sayanogorsk Aluminium Smelter for the production of baked anodes. Production capacity of the calciner is 72 ktpa. Currently Russia is short of calcination...