Mechel Supplies 14KT Steel Sections for Ethylene Plant in Russia
Mechel Group's metal trading company Mechel Service supplied about 14 thousand tonnes of rolled steel for the construction of the Ethylene-600 olefin complex in Nizhnekamsk. About 14 thousand tonnes of rolled metal products were supplied for the production of metal structures of the complex: sheet, cut, and including more than 11 thousand tons of beams produced by the Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant.
Nizhnekamskneftekhim, a leading Russian manufacturer of synthetic rubber and ethylene, is completing the assembly of large-sized equipment at the Ethylene-600 olefin complex under construction. Ethylene-600 will allow Nizhnekamskneftekhim to additionally produce 600 thousand tons of ethylene, as well as 272 thousand tons of propylene, 246 thousand tons of benzene, 88 thousand tons of butadiene. It is part of the TAIF Group of Companies. The main production facilities are located in Nizhnekamsk, Tatarstan.