Metinvest: two steel works in Mariupol in a critical situation
One of the leading Ukrainian metallurgical plants and steel works named after Ilyich and Azovstal Mariupol was in a critical situation due to the suspension of gas supply of the city, informs the owner of the factories of the group " Metinvest ".
before the head of the press service of "Ukrtransgaz" Maxim Belyavsky said Fins news that a gas pipeline damaged in the area of Kramatorsk, temporarily restoration work will be stopped, the supply of the three cities of Donetsk region - Volnovakha, Mariupol and Berdyansk. According to " Ukrtransgaz ", Mariupol residents have the opportunity to remain without gas in 7 hours, under threat of termination of gas supply are 32 gas distribution station.
"Inkor and Co" (one of the largest manufacturers of chemical products - ed.) may dispense with the supply of gas will be applied to these alternative sources of energy. MMK Ilyich and "Azovstal" the situation is critical. Consider the option of temporary transfer of blast furnaces at low speed, as well as the limits of work steelmaking and rolling production ", - informs " Metinvest ".
according to the group, the gas supply to their Enterprise currently limited.
Relevant services of the enterprises are in constant interaction with gas service. Hope that repair work on the pipeline will be completed in specified "Ukrtransgaz" possible - no more than 2 days.