ABOUT THE MILL

Management

 Andrey Korotkov,  

Manager
Andrey Korotkov rules modern electric steel-melting complex INTERPIPE STEEL.
Andrey has many years of experience in management of industrial enterprises: for 17 years he has held executive positions at INTERPIPE from Pipe Department Director to Chairman of INTERPIPE NTRP Board. Furthermore, he was Managing Director of Chelyabinsk mill "Trubodetal" (OMK).
Andrey Korotkov graduated from Dnipropetrovsk State University in "Radiophysics" in 1990.

Andrea Michielan (born in 1956)
 
Operational Manager
 
Andrea Michielan is in charge of the following: production of the electric steel-melting complex and process optimization before the product quality control inspection. Under the direction of Mr. Michielan INTERPIPE STEEL will reach the designed production capacities – 1.32 million tons of steel billets a year.
 
Before he joined INTERPIPE, Andrea Michielan held the position of the L'Acciajeria Valsugana S.p.A. Factory Manager (one of the businesses of the Italian Gruppo Leali). He has great experience in commissioning of large industrial facilities and work in Danieli Company, which was the General Contractor of the INTERPIPE STEEL construction. The portfolio of projects, implemented under the direction of Andrea Michielan, amounts to 430 million EURO.

 

Vladimir Yerak (born in 1967)

Deputy Manager on maintenance service

Vladimir Yerak is responsible for ensuring of mill’s continuous operations without technological downtime and with maximum productivity and minimal costs; service arrangement and planning; development and supervision on the implementation of the maintenance service and repair strategy; arrangement of scheduled repairs; development of professional skills and universality of the engineering and technical staff; and systematic enhancement of production practices and operations.

In 1994 he graduated from the State Metallurgy Academy of Ukraine with the major in metallurgy of ferrous materials and got a qualification level of the metallurgy engineer.

Vladimir Yerak has been working at INTERPIPE STEEL from the moment of arrangement of the design office for the construction of this electric steel-melting complex. Before coming to INTERPIPE STEEL, Vladimir Yerak held the position of the Deputy Chief Engineer on the steel-melting production at OJSC “INTERPIPE NTRP”. During the period from 1999 to 2006 he held the office of the Open-Hearth Shop Manager at OJSC “INTERPIPE NTRP”.