Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Sweden in Ukraine Stefan Gullgren has visited the new electric steel-melting complex INTERPIPE STEEL. Representatives of the Swedish Trade Council and leading Swedish companies have joined the Swedish Embassy delegation for the tour around the state-of-the-art metalllurigcal mill.
November 14 is the day when the last open-hearth furnace of the INTERPIPE Nizhnednepropvskiy Tube-Rolling Plant was decommissioned. Following the plans, announced earlier, INTERPIPE has completely stopped using this obsolete and environmentally harmful method of steel production.
Public figure and Great Britain Ex-Prime Minister Tony Blair has visited Dnipropetrovsk. The well-known politician has delivered a public lecture on the reformation of economy in the XXI century and has also looked round the state-of-the-art electric steel melting mill INTERPIPE STEEL.
Dan Shechtman, the Nobel prize winner in chemistry, has visited Ukraine. The world-known scientist has presented an educational project, focused on the popularization of natural sciences, and has also visited the new electric steel melting mill INTERPIPE STEEL.
The electric steel melting complex Interpipe Steel – the first metallurgical plant built from scratch since Ukraine became independent, was opened in Dnepropetrovsk. President of Ukraine Victor Yanukovich participated in the opening ceremony.