VMK Red October steel plant

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VMK Red October (Волгоградский металлургический комбинат (Russian), Красный Октябрь (Russian)) is a steel plant in Volgograd, Volgograd Oblast, Russia.[1]

Location

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Background

Plant Details

  • Private/State ownership: private[2]
  • Parent company: LLC Krasny Oktyabr Group of Companies[3]
  • Owner: JSC Volgograd Metallurgical Plant[4]
  • Alternative plant names: Volgograd Steel Works
  • Other language plant name: Волгоградский металлургический комбинат (Russian), Красный Октябрь (Russian)
  • Location: Prospekt Imeni V.i. Lenina, 110, Volgograd, Volgograd Oblast, Russia, 400007[1]
  • GPS Coordinates: 48.754025, 44.561004 (exact)
  • Plant status: operating[1]
  • Start year: 1898 (age 122–123)[4]
  • Production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum):
    • Crude steel: 2000[5]
  • Steel product category: long, flat[1]
  • Steel products: hot-rolled square section, hot-rolled round section, hot-rolled sheet metal, tube billet, cold-rolled sheet metal, free warehouse[1]
  • Steelmaking process: electric, oxygen[6]
  • Primary steel production equipment: basic oxygen furnaces (BOF) (# unknown); 3 electric arc furnaces (EAF) (140-tonne EAF, 130-tonne EAF #2, 125-tonne EAF #3)[6][7]

Articles and resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Red October Volograd Metallurgical Plant, Red October, Retrieved on: Jun. 22, 2020
  2. Experience and Professionalism Guarantees for Our Consumers (Russian), NMZ, Retrieved on: Oct. 8, 2020
  3. Information (Russian), Red October, Retrieved on: Jun. 22, 2020
  4. 4.0 4.1 Company Information (Russian), Red October, Retrieved on: Jun. 22, 2020
  5. 2015 Minerals Yearbook Russia, USGS, Mar. 2019
  6. 6.0 6.1 Volgograd Steel Works "Red October", Steel Orbis, Retrieved on: Jun. 22, 2020
  7. Steel Production (Russian), Red October, Retrieved on: Jun. 22, 2020

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