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  • 25 April 2019

    Stoilensky, part of NLMK Group, has produced its fifteen-millionth tonne of pellets since the launch of its pelletizing plant.

  • 09 April 2019

    The open-pit mine of Stoilensky, the second largest producer of iron ore concentrate in Russia, has launched a pilot project to implement a personnel positioning system. The system will improve the safety of open pit mining, as it will enable timely response to emergency situations through monitoring and analyzing the personnel's actions and equipment operation.

  • 28 March 2019

    Stoilensky, the second largest producer of iron ore concentrate in Russia, has signed a development contract with the Finnish company Outotec to increase the pelletizing plant's installed capacity by a third - from 6 m t to 8 m t of pellets per year. Under the contract, Outotec experts will design, supply main equipment and automation systems, and provide consulting support during installation and commissioning of the equipment.

  • 29 October 2018

    NLMK Group, a global steel company, has embarked on the construction of an additional beneficiation section at Stoilensky. Three new grinding lines (vertical mills) will enable the company to increase its concentrate output from 17.5 mtpa to 20 mtpa and to increase its ore processing capacity from 37 mt to 42 mt by 2020, thus increasing the production of iron ore raw materials for NLMK by 14%.

  • 20 July 2018

    Stoilensky has produced its ten-millionth tonne of pellets at its pelletizing plant, one of the largest in Europe. Launched in November 2016, the pelletizing plant was able to reach design capacity of 6 million tonnes of pellets per year in 6 months and continues to go from strength to strength.

  • 09 April 2018

    Stoilensky, the main resource base for NLMK Group, an international steel company, has begun the mining of quartzites on the southern bank of the Stoilensky deposit. The development of this site and the overall expansion of mining operations will enable a 10% increase in production output year-on-year to 38 million tonnes in 2018 and will cover NLMK Group’s growing needs in iron ore.

  • 09 January 2018

    Stoilensky, part of NLMK Group, an international steel company with operations in Russia, the European Union and the USA, produced its six-millionth tonne of pellets in the lead up to new year.

  • 22 December 2017

    NLMK Group, an international steelmaking company with operations in Russia, the USA, and the European Union, has commissioned four more high-pressure grinding roll (HPGR) units, boosting productivity of Stoilensky’s Beneficiation Plant by 0.8 mt of iron ore concentrate to 17.4 mtpa. As a result, Stoilensky has now covered 100% of the Group’s blast furnace needs in iron ore concentrate with a Fe content of over 65%.

  • 03 July 2017

    Stoilensky, part of NLMK Group, an international steelmaking company with operations in Russia, the European Union and the USA, has produced its three-millionth tonne of pellets at its pelletizing plant, one of the largest in Europe.

  • 24 May 2017

    NLMK Group, an international steel company with facilities in Russia, the EU, and the USA, has began hot-testing the second stage of its thickening unit at Stoilensky’s tailings facility.

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