NLMK Group won the ‘Leader in Competitive Procurement’ award, topping the ‘Company of the Year’ nomination. The expert jury applauded the contribution of NLMK Group's procurement team to its procurement process development. Over the last five years, the Company has successfully implemented a Group-wide procurement information system that currently covers over 90% of NLMK Group's suppliers, and set up direct strategic partnerships with its key suppliers.
NLMK Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Dmitry Sotnikov as NLMK Group Vice President for Investment Projects. Konstantin Lagutin, NLMK Group’s previous VP for Investment Projects, has made the decision to step down from the position. He will stay on with the Company until the end of the year as Advisor to NLMK Group President and CEO.
NLMK Group, a global steelmaker, is pleased to announce that following the annual RobecoSam Corporate Sustainability Assessment, NLMK’s overall ESG score improved from 22 to 33. As a result, NLMK’s individual scores of the economic and social dimensions exceeded the industry average.
NLMK Group has started hot testing at its briquetting plant, a facility to manufacture metallurgical briquettes for use in blast furnace operations. The project will enable the production of feedstock from blast furnace by-products, and the recycling of previously accumulated waste.