OEMK commissioned a modern sewage-water treatment facility, which significantly improved the quality of sewage-water treatment, reducing river water intake by half and cutting sewage-water discharge into the Oskol River.
OEMK brought a new exhaust gas purification unit into pilot operation at electric arc furnaces #3 and #4. The installation of the gas purification unit enabled the Company to reduce dust emissions at the two furnaces by 50%. Dust levels in the workplace have fallen on average by 100%.
Ural Steel completed the planned decommissioning of the open-hearth production in order to improve cost efficiency and environmental safety.