The contractor for the project is nominated by the EPC
In March 2018, tender procedure for EPC contractor selection was finalized. Metallurgical Corporation of China Ltd., a subsidiary company of one of the largest state-owned Chinese corporations under direct management of the central government of China (120th in Fortune Global 500 list, 1st among global metal enterprises) was selected as an EPC contractor.
On the basis of it a Memorandum of Cooperation was signed on March 16, 2018 with the Chinese company MCC (Metallurgical Corporation of China Ltd), areas and conditions of cooperation were defined. Within the framework of the signed agreement, the Parties intend to hold negotiations jointly with subcontractors for engineering, construction, mechanical and electrical erection, and equipment supply and also to develop a schedule of further actions