March 21, 2011
At the production site Novolipetsk Metallurgical Combine (Lipetsk) commissioned the third unit polymer coating on galvanized cold-rolled (APP-3) with capacity of 200 thousand tons per year. Its launch increases the capacity of the company for the production of this type of steel by 53% — up to 580 thousand tons per year.
The project, worth more than 3 billion rubles. aims to expand the output of high value-added and implemented in the framework of the 2nd stage of the program of modernization.
APP-3 allows you to produce colored strips of thickness 0.3-0.8 mm and a width of 700-1250 mm. This gauge is used in Russia for the production of building structures, including all types of metal tile, sandwich panels, interior and exterior wall cladding, etc. Hire a new unit, more subtle than produced before, also in high demand in the manufacture of air ducts,