Dnieper Metallurgical Plant (DMZ, Dnipro), a member of DCH Steel of the DCH group of Alexander Yaroslavsky, in October 2021 reduced the production of pig iron in comparison with the same period last year by 33.5%, to 16.3 thousand tons, steel - by 46.5%, up to 15 thousand tons, rolled products - by 51.8%, up to 11.4 thousand tons. Coke production increased by 1.8% to 42 thousand tons.
In September-October, major repairs of the main equipment took place in the workshops of the enterprise, which caused a decrease in production volumes during this period. Thus, in the blast furnace shop, the main work was carried out on blast furnace No. 2 and air heaters, in the oxygen-converter shop, parts of the body and the lining of converter No. 3 were replaced. "And" 550 ".
At the by-product coke plant, work continues on ceramic surfacing and sealing of masonry joints of heating walls of coke oven batteries. The reflux condenser of the benzene column was repaired in the shop for catching chemical products.
Work continues in November, including repairs of gas cleaning equipment in the oxygen converter shop, replacement of crane rails in rolling shop No. 2.
For 10 months of 2021, DMZ produced 237.4 thousand tons of pig iron, 224.9 thousand tons of steel, 181.3 thousand tons of rolled products, 396.5 thousand tons of coke.
Dnipro Metallurgical Plant is one of the largest industrial enterprises in Dnipro and Ukraine. The plant produces long products, shaped rolled products, beams, rails, special profiles for car rims, mechanical engineering, agriculture, coal and mining industries. The plant's products are exported to more than 40 countries around the world.