Urals Silicon
Clients
RUSAL’s main products are primary aluminium, aluminium alloys, foil and alumina. The company has access to vast resources of raw materials and provides the entire production cycle. find out more

Sustainable development
In 2009 RUSAL completed a large-scale project to modernise the Krasnoyarsk smelter. The renovation resulted in in its production efficiency increasing considerably and a reduction in its emissions. find out more

Urals Silicon

The facility produces metallurgical grade silicon and works on mastering the production of refined silicon.

  • In 1998 the facility was spun off from the Urals smelter and incorporated as a independent entity
  • Produces silicon from quartzite, mined at Glukhovsky pit of the Banichesky mine (part of RUSAL)
  • Masters production of refined silicon

Geography

Kamensk-Uralsky, Russia (Sverdlovsk region)

Products

Metallurgical grade silicon

Consumers

Metals and mining industry

Annual production capacity

27.000 tonnes

Production technology

Thermal method of silicon production in single-phase heating furnaces

Development

Urals Silicon plans to start the production of refined silicon. The mastering and elaboration of the refining technology are scheduled for 2013-2014.

Certificates

ISO 9001:2008 (quality management systems)

Headcount

300 people

Contacts

Tel: +7 (3439) 39-20-66
E-mail: uaz-a-KremniyUral@rusal.com