OMK Expands Its Multi-Purpose Steel Offering

The United Metallurgical Company (AO OMK, Moscow) is expanding its offering of flat goods to construction, engineering, ship building, and other sectors.

In particular, for the first 5 months of 2017, the company successfully shipped Vyksa Steel Works (AO VSW, Nizhniy Novgorod Region, an OMK subsidiary) steel plate made of ст3, ст09г2с, С390 steel with thicknesses of up to 150 mm and widths of up to 3,100 mm (strengths of up to 440 MPa with guaranteed Z-direction properties and UT-tested for Class 1 continuity) to manufacture structural steel for the wholesale market segment, i. e. to major trading companies.

"The capabilities of VSW's Wide Plate Mill-5000, Russia's most advanced, enable us to meet virtually any requirements coming from the end users of metal product from different sectors and supply them with high-quality flat goods. Given that we also produce a wide range of shaped pipe, we give our customers an integrated offering," noted OMK Chief Commercial Officer Eduard Stepantsov.


OMK is also expanding its offering of large shaped pipe for construction. The product is manufactured at the upgraded 203-530 mill in ERW Shop 3 using steels of grades Ст3сп5, 09Г2С, С245, С255, С345 made at the VSW Integrated Casting and Rolling Facility.