Solway becomes partner of the First International Sustainability Forum in Ukraine

Solway Investment Group is proud to be a partner of the inaugural International Sustainability Forum organized by the Association of Sustainable Development Experts, the first international community of sustainability practitioners in Ukraine. With a focus on increasing knowledge of sustainability and building an international culture of responsible entrepreneurs, the event held on June 17 – […]


Dan Bronstein: “The Group is focused on strengthening the quality of our relations in every region in which we operate.”

The metals and mining industry faces a growing number of challenges today. The battle to reduce carbon emissions, the increasing importance of social factors in metals and mining operations: all demanding a reassessment of previous approaches to operations and changes to business owners’ world views. Multinational companies feel these pressures even more. There are multicultural […]


Results of work of the Pobuzhsky Ferronickel Plant for 2020

Production results In 2020, the total volume of processed ore at PFP amounted to 1.396 million tons (103.1% compared to 2019), of which 73.7 thousand tons are raw ferronickel (99.0% compared to previous year) and 14.7 thousand tons are nickel (103.7% compared to previous year). In the 4th quarter of 2020, planned overhauls of the […]


Metallurgists stories of Pobuzhye with a female face

2017 was a landmark year for Ukrainian women who choose careers and financial independence. Decree No. 256 of the Ministry of Health, which prohibited women to be employed for 450 professions, was finally cancelled. This decree not only prohibited daring women from taking on physically demanding jobs. The 25-year-old outdated Soviet decree affected women’s rights to pursue some high-paying and promising […]


PFP Director General Denys Shevchenko: “Our plant can now be called, instead of ‘city-forming’, a community-forming enterprise”

For Ukrainian industry, the year 2020 passed under the sign of the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic crisis. In addition to the global problems faced by Ukrainian industry, a number of enterprises faced another challenge. This was reform of the administrative structure of Ukraine, which, first and foremost, directly affected “city-forming” enterprises. One of these […]


In the fifth year of its scholarship program for talented teenagers, Solway Investment Group of Switzerland will for the first time consider candidates from the entire Kirovograd region.

As part of its collaboration with Europe’s largest annual opera festival, which has been held in Salzburg, Austria, for a century and counting, the Swiss owner of PFP has been recruiting young talents aged between 14 and 17 to apply for educational scholarships since 2017. The essence of the project is a cultural exchange between […]


Pobuzhsky Ferronickel Plant passes ISO audit

Pobuzhsky Ferronickel Plant has passed a certification audit for compliance with three standards: ISO 9001:2015 (implementation and application of the quality management system in accordance with the requirements of the above-mentioned standard); ISO 45001:2018 (health and safety management system according to the above-mentioned standard); ISO 14001: 2015 (environmental management system in accordance with the requirements of […]


Pobuzhsky Ferronicel Plant and Charity Foundation “Development Of Pobuzhya” confirm their commitment to sustainable development principles

Changes of the administrative structure of the region allowed to expand the geography of implementation of social programs Changing the administrative and territorial structure of the region and the creation of the Pobuzhska Joint Territorial Community, which united 6 settlements of Golovanevsky district of the Kirovograd region, puts new challenges for Pobuzhsky Ferronickel plant, as […]


Pobuzhsky Ferronickel Plant 9M 2020 Financial and Operational Results

The total volume of processed ore amounted to 1,159,003 tons for the 9 months of 2020 (122.6% compared to 9M 2019). This corresponds to 64,849 tons of raw ferronickel (124.0% compared to 9M 2019) or 12,300 tons of nickel (122.8% compared to 9M 2019). Profit for 9M 2020 reached UAH 12.4 million. The company paid UAH […]