December 24, 2020

Severstal’s Izhora Pipe Mill enters the United Arab Emirates LDP market

Izhora Pipe Mill (part of Severstal’s Russian Steel division) has been awarded the status of qualified supplier of large diameter pipes (LDP) by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) state oil company, ADNOC.

In accordance with the successful certification, the Izhora Pipe Mill’s full assortment of large-diameter pipes, with diameters of 20-56 inches, strength classes up to X80, and outer and inner coating meets ADNOC’s requirements and can be used in its construction projects.

Alexander Semyonov, Sales Director for the Energy sector at Severstal, commented:

“Gaining this qualification allows us to expand our presence in the Gulf countries and participate in projects in the highly competitive market of the United Arab Emirates. According to our forecasts, ADNOC’s consumption volume of pipe products could reach up to 250 thousand tons per year, including large-diameter pipes for transporting oil with high content of hydrogen sulfide.”

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ADNOC is the 11th largest oil producer in the world and the largest in the UAE. The company operates along the entire hydrocarbon value chain, from exploration, production, storage, distribution and refining to the development of a wide range of petrochemical products. ADNOC is headquartered in Abu Dhabi.