OAO to open two new representative offices
Mechel OAO, a Russian mining and metals companies,
announced that the board of directors has decided to open official
representative offices in the Southern Federal District and the
Sergei M. Nazarov was appointed head of the representative office
in the Southern Federal District.
The new representative office will allow for more efficient management
of the Mechel group’s assets in the Southern Federal District,
as well as prompt reaction to the region’s needs in its intensive
development in view of the 2014 Winter Olympics at Sochi and
the 2018 World Football Championship, which will be held partly
in the Southern District (the cities of Krasnodar, Rostov-on-Don
Oleg V. Burkov was appointed head of the representative office
in the Amur Region.
The representative office will provide more efficient assistance
to the Mechel group’s enterprises in constructing and exploiting
the Elga Coal Complex, as well as actual data on several major
federal projects, such as construction of the Vostochny cosmodrome,
modernization of the Trans-Siberian Railway and the Baykal-Amur
Railroad’s northern latitudinal passage.
The functions of both representative offices will include establishing
and maintaining contacts with government authorities and business
community of the Southern Federal District and the Amur Region
respectively, representation of Mechel group’s interests, strengthening
cooperation with Mechel’s partners and establishing new relations
to ensure expansion of the group’s activities.