Stoilensky has produced its three-millionth tonne of pellets at its pelletizing plant, one of the largest in Europe. Launched in November 2016, the pelletizing plant was recognized as the 2016 Event of the Year in the Russian steel industry by experts at the Metal-Expo'2016 international exhibition.
NLMK Group, Russia’s top steel-producing company and one of the most efficient steel companies in the world, has replaced two obsolete conveyors at the Stoilensky ore crushing unit, successfully completing a unique project of reconstruction of an important link in the Company's integrated production chain.
NLMK Group (“NLMK” or “the Group”), the largest steel producer in Russia and a leading international steel company, has begun implementation of HPGR technology at its iron ore beneficiation plant at Stoilensky, an open pit iron ore mine. Implementation of this technology, which is new for Russia, enables a 10% increase in the production capacity of each modernized section of the plant.
Sergei Napolskikh, previously Deputy General Director, Production and Technology, has been appointed General Director of Stoilensky (part of NLMK Group), one of the most efficient iron ore producers in the world.
As part of a programme to reduce environmental impact and increase the efficiency of its production infrastructure, NLMK Group has begun construction on the second stage of the thickening unit, water recirculation and tailings transportation system at Stoilensky.
Yuri Larin, NLMK Group Vice President, Technology Development & Operational Efficiency and Member of the Management Board, has been appointed General Director of Stoilensky, one of the most efficient iron ore producers in the world.