Mechel Supplies to Construction of Ethylene Producer in Nizhnekamsk

Mechel Supplies to Construction of Ethylene Producer in Nizhnekamsk

Mechel Group’s sales network Mechel Service supplied about 14,000 tonnes of steel rolls for construction of Ethylene-600 olefin complex in the town of Nizhnekamsk.

Russia’s leading synthetic rubber and ethylene producer Nizhnekamskneftekhim, is completing assembly of large-scale equipment at its Ethylene-600 olefin complex currently under construction.

Mechel Service supplied approximately 14,000 tonnes of steel flats and sections, including over 11,000 tonnes of beams produced by Mechel Group’s Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant.

Construction of Ethylene-600 will enable Nizhnekamskneftekhim to produce annually 600,000 tonnes of ethylene, as well as 272,000 tonnes of propylene, 246,000 tonnes of benzene and 88,000 tonnes of butadiene.

Nizhnekamskneftekhim is one of Europe’s largest petrochemical companies and Russia’s leading producer of synthetic rubbers and plastics. It is part of TAIF Group. Its key facilities are located in Nizhnekamsk, Tatarstan.