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Thursday, July 4, 2024

In the past six months, HBIS Serbia has developed a monitoring plan and submitted a request for a permit to release greenhouse gases to the Ministry of Environmental Protection, in accordance with the Climate Change Act that came into force in 2021.

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Organized by the Technical Faculty of the BU in Bor, in Sokobanja, the three-days EcoTER’24 conference (Ecological Truth and Environmental Research) was officially opened Sokobanja, on July 19. The conference was attended by numerous experts, researchers and industry representatives from the country, region and world, who gathered to exchange academic and practical knowledge and experience in the field of environmental protection.

Wednesday, June 5, 2024

The third session of the Metal Processing Section of the Regional Chamber of Commerce for the Braničevo and Podunavlje administrative districts was held in Smederevo on June 5. Ljubica Drake, the General Manager of Environmental Protection at HBIS Serbia, spoke about the company’s efforts on green steel, greenhouse gas emissions, the initiation of the company’s reporting under CBAM, and numerous challenges.
Wednesday, May 8, 2024
During the visit of the high delegation of the People’s Republic of China led by President Xi Jinping, a significant step forward was made in the fields of education and economy when a Memorandum of Understanding between HBIS Serbia and the Office for dual education and the National framework of qualifications was signed in the Government of the Republic of Serbia, on May 8.
Tuesday, April 16, 2024

On April 16, 2024, in Belgrade, the HBIS (Serbia) Global cooperation conference on green & intelligent supply chain was held. With a more open approach, HBIS (Serbia) discussed the future development path of steel with global partners. The conference was inaugurated by Yu Yong, the chairman of the HBIS Group, and Jelena Begović, the Minister of Science and Technology of the Republic of Serbia.

Wednesday, March 27, 2024
In the spirit of a joint contribution to environmental preservation and the development of ecological awareness among young people, representatives of HBIS Serbia together with students and teachers organized in the City Student Parliament of Smederevo’s primary and secondary schools, successfully carried out an action of planting 26 coniferous and ornamental deciduous tree saplings today in the courtyard of the Primary School “Ivo Andrić” in Radinac.

Monday, 05.02.2024

The management of HBIS SERBIA met today with representatives of the local communities Vranovo, Radinac, and Ralja to present the results achieved in the field of environmental protection and plans for the coming period.

Thursday, 01.02.2024
On February 1, 2024, a session of the City Student Parliament of Smederevo’s primary and secondary schools was held at the Primary School Dr. Jovan Cvijić, where, as part of the “Development of Young People’s Ecological Culture” project, what HBIS Serbia Steel Mill is doing in the field of environmental protection was presented.

January, 12.01.2024

Executive Director of Operations at HBIS Serbia Vladan Mihailović, stated on RTS that, given the disruptions in the global, especially European metal market, steel production at HBIS Serbia is slightly over 1.1 million tons of cast slabs. However, Blast Furnace No. 1 was idled in mid-2023.

October, 04.10.2023.

Deputy General Director of HBIS Serbia, Wang Lianxi, had handed the keys to a refrigerated vehicle for food transportation to a director of the “Naša radost” preschool institution, Mirjana Krstić, at the “Pčelica” kindergarten in Papazovac.

June, 05.06.2023.

HBIS Serbia Company was one of the participants in the Fair of green ideas, projects and innovations, which was organized June 5 – on the occasion of World environment day in Belgrade, on Kalemegdan.

May, 10.05.2023.

The ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Serbia, H.E. Chen Bo, together with members of the Parliamentary Group of Friendship with China of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia have visited company HBIS Serbia on May 10. The numerous group of Parliamentarians and Chinese Embassy officials was joined by the Mayor of Smederevo Jovan Beč. The guests accompanied by HBIS Serbia company management headed by the managing director Sihai Song toured the New Sinter Line, where its features were presented in detail.

Thursday, 20.04.2023.

HBIS GROUP Serbia donated ten computers to the elementary school “Dositej Obradović” in Vranovo for an IT cabinet. The donation was presented on April 20 by Zhao Kaixing, the company’s Executive Director for Engineering and Technological Support. With this donation, HBIS Serbia provides support to an important educational process, said Zhao, and it enabled the students of the school in Vranovo to learn how to work with computers and digital education.

Monday, 10.04.2023.

In HBIS GROUP Serbia, a meeting was held on April 10, where the management of the Environmental Protection Department and Sinter Plant presented the results of the project “Introduction of new PLC for data processing from MEAC system on continuous dust meters of the New Sinter Line”. The representatives of the Ministry of Environmental Protection of the Republic of Serbia and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), which supported the installation of light and sound alarms on three emitters on the New Sinter Line, as part of the project “EU or Green Agenda in Serbia”, as well as representatives of the local community – the City of Smederevo and the local communities of Radinac, Vranovo and Ralja attended the meeting.

Monday, 20.02.2023.

During December 2022, the company HBIS SERBIA opened a competition for awarding SCHOLARSHIPS to students of the I, II, III and IV grades of the Smederevo Technical School, attending the following courses: electrical power technician, electrician, locksmith-welder and internal transport operator. The main goal of this company project is attracting young people long-term, with the desire to provide them with support during their high school education.

Monday, 20.02.2023.

At the award ceremony regarding the new green transition solutions, organized by UNDP in partnership with the Ministry of Environmental Protection of the Republic of Serbia, on February 20, 2023 in Belgrade, awards were presented to HBIS Serbia and other companies that proposed the best solutions for green transformation of Serbian economy, addressing the innovation challenges within the project “EU Green Agenda in Serbia”. The award was accepted by Zhao Kaixing on behalf of the company.

Wednesday, 25.01.2023.

On Wednesday, January 25, the Ambassador of PR China in Serbia, H.E. Chen Bo visited HBIS Group Smederevo as part of the Chinese New Year celebration program in this city – the Caravan of Friendship on the Silk Road. Accompanied by the director of HBIS Serbia, Song Sihai, Ambassador Chen visited new, modern, automated facilities that save energy and natural gas and achieve an appropriate level of environmental protection.

Thursday, 03.11.2022.

The Mayor of Smederevo and representatives of the Smederevo local communities Radinac, Vranovo and Ralja have visited the company HBIS GROUP Serbia today. Accompanied by the host, they have seen the facility of New Sinter Line and held a joint meeting.

Wednesday, 19.10.2022.

President of the Republic of Serbia, Aleksandar Vučić, met today with the representatives of the company HBIS Serbia, led by the Director Song Sihai, where they discussed the results of that company’s business operations in Serbia in 2021, as well as ongoing projects and future plans. The Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Serbia Chen Bo attended the meeting as well.

Thursday, 05.08.2022.

On August 3, 2022, HBIS GROUP Serbia obtained the Integrated Permit for the location in Smederevo. The Ministry of Environmental Protection of the Republic of Serbia issued a Notice of Decision for the operator HBIS GROUP Serbia Iron & Steel d.o.o. Belgrade, Smederevo branch, for the operation of the entire plant and the performance of production and iron, steel and ferroalloys processing activities.

Wednesday, 27.07.2022.

The production on Blast Furnace no. 1 was temporarily stopped on July 26. The reasons for this decision were stated by the Executive Director for Production, Vladan Mihailović, during his interview for RTS News.

Thursday, 23.12.2021.

Director of HBIS Serbia Song Sihai and the mayor of Smederevo, Jovan Bec, visited On December 23, 2021 two sporting courts for various sports activities in local settlement Carina in Smederevo, which the company arranged and made ready for use.

Friday, 17.12.2021.

Director of Technical Affairs of the HBIS Serbia steel plant Zhao Kaixing and Director of the Environmental Protection Agency, Dr. Srdjan Lalic, signed a Donation Contract today, by which the Agency received an automatic station for measuring of air quality, located in Radinac near the steel plant.

Tuesday, 09.11.2021.

Steel plant HBIS Serbia respects all applicable laws of the Republic of Serbia and with new investments will be able to keep pace with European Union standards.

Thursday, 21.10.2021.

HBIS Group Serbia, in order to better monitor air quality and accurately inform the citizens and other interested parties, reached a decision in agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency on June 9, 2021, to buy and donate an automatic measuring station to the Agency.

Monday, 14.06.2021.

Company HBIS GROUP Serbia plans to restart its blast furnace No.1 in Smederevo on August 16, 2021. This blast furnace was shut down on July 5, 2020 due to pandemic of coronavirus, and market situation that prevailed at that time.

Monday, 21.12.2020.

The project of ecological construction of the raw material treatment system, as well as other capital projects being built in the company HBIS Serbia, were presented to the public on December 21, 2020, for the first time since the laying of the cornerstone, on July 24, 2019.

Tuesday, 24.11.2020.

Vladan Mihailovic, Executive Director for Production at HBIS Serbia, while being a guest speaker for Prva Television, stated regarding the measures for protection against the spread of coronavirus in the company that HBIS Serbia formed a crisis staff at the beginning of the pandemic, and made a comprehensive program to combat covid-19.

Tuesday, 26.03.2020.

On March 26, during a critical period when the epidemic prevention and control in Serbia faces difficult challenges, HBIS Group urgently prepared and donated a set of epidemic prevention materials to the Serbian Government, helping the Serbian Government and the people defeat the new corona virus as soon as possible.

Wednesday, 04.03.2020.

On March 3, 2020, an exhibition of sculptures done in metal was opened at the Gallery of the Faculty of Fine Arts in Belgrade, organized together by HBIS Serbia and the Faculty of Fine Arts. The exhibition of 11 sculptures from the HBisART project will be open until March 18th.

Wednesday, 24.07.2019.

During the official ceremony on July 24th 2019 in HBIS GROUP Serbia company, the President of the Republic of Serbia, Aleksandar Vučić, Her Excellency, the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China in the Republic of Serbia, Chen Bo and the President of HBIS Tangsteel and HBIS GROUP Serbia, Wang Lanyu marked the groundbreaking moment for the new agglomeration and sintering line by laying a time capsule into the foundation.