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July 29, 2016

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Updates from the plants July 29, 2016

Kuznetsk Ferroalloys- Thin ingots are the key to solid metal As a part of continuous improvements, “Kuznetsk Ferroalloys”, held studies to reveal how thickness of ferrosilicon ingots effects formation of fines during crushing. The results of these studies will lead to a higher quality material for its customers. To ensure a good quality of commercial […]

May 4, 2016

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Updates from the plants April 8, 2016

Ferrochrome will be crushed with a new force With a help of CHEMK, Serov Ferroalloys Plant is getting ready to re-start a jaw crusher which is designed for crushing medium and low carbon ferrochrome. The crusher is currently successfully running on test mode and is going to switch to operating mode in the coming days. […]

April 12, 2016

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Updates from the plants February 29, 2016

Chemk Develops Co-Products ChEMK’s research has developed an additional process that will place more by-products into economic & marketable co-products thanks to a new process of granulating FeSi dust generated during the ferroalloy production process. The process involves granulation of silica fume from high-grade ferrosilicon production (grades FeSi 65 and FeSi 75). ChEMK plans to […]

December 10, 2015

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Updates from the plants December 10, 2015

Serov: No smoke, no dust A new environmental facility will be constructed next to Serov Ferroalloy Plant with a projected in-service date of October 2016.  This facility is a modern off-gas cleaning system for the furnaces and melt-blending area in meltshop 2. This more effective off-gas cleaning will allow for spark arresters to capture larger […]

November 5, 2015

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News from the Plants November 2, 2015

Kuznetsk reducing production of ferrosilicon fines Reducing production of “fines” during melting of commercial ferrosilicon continues to be an important challenge for any ferroalloy production. Since fines are not in constant demand on the market, steps need to be put in place to reduce its production.  As a result of this, Kuznetsk has placed new […]

October 16, 2015

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Updates from the plants October 15, 2015

New ferrochrome taken for chemical analysis Serov Ferroalloy Plant mastered the technology to produce ferrochrome with low phosphorus content. With this new product a high level of quality control is an important requirement.  Serov has brought in the experts from CHEMK to help develop a new process which includes crushing the finished product samples. By […]

August 19, 2015

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Updates from the plants August 19, 2015

Emissions control for better environment “Kuznetsk Ferroalloys” has developed a range of measures aimed to reduce high-temperature off-gases leaking to the atmosphere. Along with process improvement measures, continuous monitoring of emissions will be performed on the furnace stacks, filter stacks, aspiration systems of raw materials stockyards and crushing lines at the ferrosilicon processing plant. Thanks […]

July 29, 2015

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Updates from the plants July 29, 2015

The new lab will save money With the sign off by the Siberian Center of Scientific and Technological Control of Industrial, Environmental and Energy Security Kuznetsk Ferroalloys has finished up work on their new laboratory allowing it to perform many functions that were previously done by 3rd parties.  This new lab will allow real-time monitoring […]

July 22, 2015

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Updates from the plants July 8th, 2015

The new crushing facility will do better and cleaner JSC “Kuznetsk Ferroalloys” implemented a new high-tech complex for crushing and screening of ferrosilicon in order to improve consistent sizing of their products. In addition to improving efficiency, plant working conditions have improved as the result of dust removal from the crushing and screening equipment. New […]

June 4, 2015

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News from the Factories (May 15, 2015)

Chemk:  Miass River has become cleaner thanks to a closed recycle water supply system  Kuznetsk Microsilica produced by “Kuznetsk Ferroalloys” is distinguished with the quality mark Serov Ferroalloy Plant installs new gas cleaning systems at the furnaces to make air even cleaner.     CHEMK saves Miass River: thanks to a closed recycle water supply […]