Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev visited the production facilities of ArcelorMittal Temirtau, one of Kazakhstan’s largest industrial enterprises, among which are CHPP-2 and the No.3 blast furnace.

Minister of Energy K. Bozumbayev reported on measures to address the paramount task of ensuring uninterrupted provision of heat and electricity to consumers. To this end, a comprehensive plan for modernizing CHPP-2 facilities will be developed.

Operational Director of ArcelorMittal Temirtau JSC Vadim Basin reported on the work of the turbine workshop and the station as a whole, on the station’s main parameters and the repair campaign for 2017-2018.

Akim of Temirtau city Galym Ashimov reported on the city’s preparation for the heating season of 2017-2018, including the preparedness of engineering networks, multi-storey residential buildings and social-cultural facilities.

In addition, Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev got acquainted with the process of cast iron production at the No.3 blast furnace. Director General of ArcelorMittal Temirtau JSC Kahlon Paramjit reported on the company's activities and further development prospects.

In accordance with the Address of President N. Nazarbayev " Third Modernization of Kazakhstan: Global Competitiveness", the country's mining and metallurgical complex should retain its strategic importance for economic growth. In this regard, companies should work to enter new markets, expand the geography of sales and raw-materials base.

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CHPP-2 was put into operation in 1973, it is a structural subdivision of ArcelorMittal Temirtau JSC since May 1996. The main purpose of CHPP-2 is the production, conversion, distribution, release of electricity and heat. The electric power of the station is 379 MW, the thermal power is 812 Gcal. 6 power boilers and 4 turbogenerators are installed at CHPP-2.

Published: 28 July 2017



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