Russia, Krasny Oktyabr
There carried out technical re-equipment at “Krasny Oktyabr” (launch of new equipment, installation and construction works).
The Arbitration court of Volgograd region sustained the claim of the Swiss Red October against metallurgical plant “Krasny Octyabr” (Red October is the only owner of “Krasny Octya
Alfa-bank has filed a lawsuit in the Arbitration court of the Volgograd region to declare Volgograd steel works “Krasny Oktyabr” bankrupt.
The electric steel making furnace #5 was put into operation at the electric steel making shop #2 of the Volgograd metallurgical plant “Krasny Octyabr”. Currently the electric steel making shop #2 is preparing for new volumes: the furnace is working in a stable mode, that allows to hope to reach the planned rates by the end of June.
Due to the absence of the correction of the production plan, as of June 27th the reduction of steel making made up 2,304 tons.
The electric steel making capacity is represented by 2 the electric steel making shops. The electric steel making shop #2 has 2 arc steel making furnaces of the average capacity of 130 tons.
The Volgograd metallurgical plant “Krasny Octyabr” is one of the largest producers of high-quality rolled products of special steel marks. In 2016 the enterprise celebrates its 118th anniversary.
Krasny Octyabr ships about 60% of produced goods to the domestic market, the main stake of rolled products is shipped to the pipe enterprises, 40% - is exported. The key countries are Spain, Italy, Germany, France and Belgium.
The Volgograd metallurgical plant “Krasny Octyabr” (Red October) goes on the program of technical retooling and gets ready to launch new furnace equipment. 5 batch furnaces BOSIO (Slovenia) are ready for start-up and commissioning works at the rolled products finishing shop.
Thermal gas furnaces #4, 5, 7 and 8 will soon be added to batch low-temperature burning furnace #1 and 2 batch furnaces with forced cooling #2 and 3 which have been actively used since August 2015. When they are put into operation, another 8 old furnaces will be dismantled and new furnaces will be installed: there are all the necessary equipment and materials at the enterprise. Currently the assembly of the water conduct is held.
The assembly works at the plate shop are coming to the end – a new thermal hardening batch furnace PP-K-6/1200 BOSIO is being installed. The start-up and commissioning works at the new equipment will start in late June. 2 burning furnaces PP-KZA-26/900 BOSIO are ready for start-up and commissioning works since April.
Krasny Oktyabr, Volgograd Metallurgical plant is about to expand an assortment of products. Currently, the company continues to develop the technology of manufacturing of export goods - complex steel grades, such as 90x18MFSh, S355 and others in cooperation with the second production site. The press service of “Krasny Oktyabr” states.
They have carried out the large scale updating of the automated forging complex “Devi-Maki” at the forging shop of “VMZ “Krasny Oktyabr” as a result of the joint operation of the specialists of the enterprise and the Italian DANIELI.
The old relay control was completely replaced by a digital one. The technical re-equipment concerned all the system of the complex: press group, oil station, pumping house, transformers, manipulator s and hydraulics.
The specialists of the Italian DANIELI carry out installation supervision and control over the arrangement, installation work and adjustment of new equipment.
-This modernization is necessary for “Krasny Oktyabr” in order to upgrade the existing equipment and meet the demand of the modern automation system, Italian specialists say. As a result all the rare parts and components we have replaced by modern ones. The installed system includes new software, and what is more it is easier to maintain. Operators can adjust the control as they want. It will improve the work of the complex. To date it is the most modern management system of pressure equipment, which DANIELI delivers worldwide.
According to rankings, compiled by the RBC, 14 representatives of the steel industry were included in the number of 500 largest Russian companies.
The largest steel company in terms of revenues, according to the agency, became Evraz. In 2014, its revenue increased by 9% to 502 billion rubles. The company’s loss grew to 49 billion rubles, and the number of employees decreased by 10% to 93.7 thousand people.
The Volgograd Steel Works “Krasny Oktyabr” continues the program of technical re-equipment of the metal-roll dressing workshop. Three new furnaces BOSIO (Slovenia) have been put into operation within the frame of the programme.
The project of Krasny Oktyabr is the winner of the competition, held by the Ministry of Industry and TradeEdited by Rhod Mackenzie / 2015-07-10 09:42:42
The project of the Volgograd metallurgical combine “Krasny Oktyabr” on organizing of plate steel on the territory of the enterprise has turned out to be among 9 regional projects, approved by the Ministry of Industry and Trade for receiving of grants.
So, today the enterprise can count on federal support in the form of compensation of the key rate of the Central Bank upon receipt of credit for the development of new production