VIZ-Steel Ltd.is a leading producer of cold-rolled electrical steel and Russia’s largest producer of grain-oriented steel. VIZ-Steel’s share of worldwide transformer steel production is around 10%. More than 80% of the products are exported.
VIZ-Steel Limited Liability Company was established in July of 1998 on the base of the Cold-Rolling Shop of OJSC Verkh-Isetsky Steel, one of the oldest ironworks in Russia. Production facilities of the Company are situated in the city of Yekaterinburg located near the main trunk railways leading to Europe and South-East Asia as well as to ports in the Eastern and Western coasts of Russia.
In 2006 VIZ-Steel Ltd. became a member of one of the biggest global steel holdings, NLMK Steel, and currently, together with similar production in Lipetsk, it controls 100% of electrical steel production in Russia.
The Company is equipped with modern machinery and is capable of producing more than 170 thousand tonnes of electrical steel per year. VIZ-Steel is an active member of the investment process. The Company is implementing a large-scale Technical Upgrade Program,focusing on environmental protection and energy efficiency. VIZ-Steel’sQuality Management System complies with international standards, including ISO 9001:2008 requirements.