Tag: Severstal

Severstal presents new long product mini-mill

OAO Severstal held the official presentation of the Balakovo Long Product Mill project in the Saratov Region. The mill, which will produce long products for the construction industry, represents Severstal’s largest investment project in recent years.

Severstal Columbus wins excellence award

Severstal North America received the Award for Steel Excellence from the American Metal Market in New York City. Madhu Ranade, vice president and general manager, Severstal Columbus, accepted the award on behalf of the company and acknowledged the entire Severstal team and all of its employees who made it possible.

Severstal begins South Stream Project shipments

OAO Severstal began shipping 813mm diameter pipes for the South Stream Offshore Pipeline. The pipes are manufactured at the Izhora Pipe Mill, part of Severstal’s Russian Steel division.
The Mill’s first batch of 39.

‘BB+’ rating for Severstal from Fitch

Fitch Ratings, a global credit ratings and research firm, has upgraded OAO Severstal, the steel and steel-related mining company, to ‘BB+’ from ‘BB’ in its Long-term Issuer Default Rating.

Severstal’s Izhora Pipe Mill Prepares for South Strea

The Izhora Pipe Mill, part of the Russian Steel division of OAO Severstal, has begun installing automated pipe-measuring equipment to enhance efficiency for measuring out-of-roundness and billet curvature.

Severstal to supply rolled steel to Ford Sollers

OAO Severstal will supply Ford Sollers with galvanized rolled steel to be used in the production of 30 car parts used in various Ford models manufactured in Russia in 2014. Severstal will supply rolled steel for cutting face and non-face blank parts that are stamped at Gestamp-Severstal-Vsevolozhsk (a joint venture of Severstal and Gestamp), OOO Piterform (part of Magna Cosma International), and at Coskunoz, a Turkish company located in Tatarstan.

Severstal North America appoints new director

Severstal North America has appointed Sanjeev Badola as the director, Scrap and Metallics Procurement, based in Dearborn, Mich. effective January 1, 2014.

In his new position, Badola will direct the company’s strategy of procuring metallics and scrap metal.

Severstal completes maintenance at CherMK

The Cherepovets Steel Mill (CherMK), the integrated steel mills that are part of the Russian Steel division of OAO Severstal, completed capital maintenance of its No. 2 converter. This project with estimated total investment of EUR 14.

Severstal North America restructures management

OAO Severstal, the steel and steel-related mining companies group, announced that the resignation of Sergei Kuznetsov as the head of the Severstal International division and CEO of Severstal North America.

LE acquires Severstal-Metiz Welding Consumables

Severstal’s metalware segment, Severstal-Metiz, has completed the sale of Severstal-Metiz Welding Consumables, a manufacturer of welding consumables in Russia, to Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (Lincoln Electric). As part of the sale, Lincoln Electric has acquired manufacturing operations