Uralmekhanobr is developing a sulphuric acid production and neutralisation complex project for MMC Norilsk Nickel

Uralmekhanobr (the research and project institute that is part of the UMMC) became the project manager responsible for the project to create a sulphuric acid production and neutralisation complex at the Nadezhdinsky Metallurgical Plant of the Zapolyarny subsidiary (located beyond the polar circle) of the PJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel (Krasnoyarsk Krai, Norilsk). This project is […]


Kuzbassrazrezugol puts into operation the 2nd modernized excavator entirely made in Russia

Kuzbassrazrezugol (part of the UMMC Group, chaired by Iskander Makhmudov) is operating a new Russian-produced excavator, model EKG-18M, in its Kedrovsky open-pit coal mine. This is the second modernized serial machine manufactured by Uralmashzavod (UZTM). The first Russian EKG-18M excavator, which was named “No. 300” in honor of the 300th anniversary of the discovery of […]

Nova-Zinc has reached a record number of ore processing operations

The enrichment plant in Akzhal (Nova-Zinc, a subsidiary of the Chelyabinsk Zink Plant which in turn is part of UMMC) starts the second half of 2020 with impressive results. In July the plant processed a record volume of ore – 161,239 tons, the best figure since the start of production. The previous record was set […]


Kuzbassrazrezugol develops the first professional standard for miners

Kuzbassrazrezugol formulated the first national professional standard for workers in the coal industry. It is the profession of “Bulldozer Operator in Mining Works”. Kuzbassrazrezugol is leading the development of professional standards for open-pit mining in Russia – this is one of the missions given by the President of the Russian Federation after his meeting with […]

Uralelektromed celebrates 30 years of its workshop with the widest range of products

The parts production workshop of Uralelektromed AG (a company of the UMMC metalworking sector) is celebrating its 30th anniversary. During these years the company has mastered the production of 1300 types of products and increased its production capacity up to 600 tons per year. The main products of the workshop are electrotechnical (especially silver-coated) and […]