Primetals Technologies Archive

Primetals Technologies to revamp continuous billet caster of Feralpi Siderurgica in Italy

Production capacity will be increased by 10 percent to 1.2 million metric tons per year Billet cross section to be raised to 150 x 150 millimeters with predisposition for 160 x 160 millimeters Plant availability will be increased   Feralpi Siderurgica S.p.A., part of the Italian Feralpi Group, placed an order with Primetals Technologies to

New SRD segments from Primetals Technologies improve final solidification in continuous slab caster at Ternium, Brazil

Individually controlled rolls adjust optimally to strand condition SRD (Single-Roll DynaGap) segments enable final solidification point to be followed precisely World’s first use at Ternium in Brazil in one strand of a two-strand slab caster Test results proved superior internal quality SRD segments also ordered for second strand   Primetals Technologies is offering operators of

Stainless steel continuous slab caster modernized by Primetals Technologies started up at Outokumpu in Finland

Stainless steel continuous slab caster modernized by Primetals Technologies started up at Outokumpu in Finland • Modernization facilitates production of slabs with a thickness of 200 millimeters • High-speed casting of austenitic grades is still possible with the new thickness • Production capacity rises In December 2017, the stainless-steel continuous slab caster modernized by Primetals

Henan Yaxin orders two EAF Quantum electric arc furnaces from Primetals Technologies

• Electric arc furnaces feature a tap weight of maximum 120 tons • EAF Quantum furnaces support the transition to more environmentally-friendly steel production • Lower electrical energy requirement per metric ton of liquid steel • Plant concept reduces operating costs and CO2 emissions • Short project execution time   The Chinese steel producer Henan

Primetals Technologies to modernize continuous slab caster for Angang Iron & Steel

Modernization to improve productivity and product quality Greater flexibility for product mix and casting formats Fast project implementation will minimize downtimes Angang Iron & Steel Group Co., a Chinese steel producer, has awarded Primetals Technologies an order to modernize the twin-strand continuous slab caster CCM1 in steel works no. 3 at its Anshan plant. The

New LD(BOF) converter from Primetals Technologies enters service at ArcelorMittal Hochfeld

Maintenance-free Vaicon Link 2.0 converter suspension offers long service life Newly developed horizontal measuring and sampling unit in use At the end of January, a new LD(BOF) converter constructed by Primetals Technologies in a turnkey project entered service at the German steel producer ArcelorMittal Hochfeld GmbH. It has a tapping weight of 150 metric tons

Primetals Technologies to supply two continuous slab casters to the new HBIS Laoting plant

  • Total annual production capacity of 4.2 million metric tons of slabs • Casters to be part of a new production facility for high-quality steels • LiquiRob casting platform robots to handle potentially hazardous tasks Chinese steel producer HBIS Laoting Steel Co. Ltd. has ordered two new, twin-strand continuous slab casters from Primetals Technologies.

Primetals Technologies to upgrade continuous slab caster for China Steel Corporation in Kaohsiung, Taiwan

• Molds and associated equipment will be thoroughly modernized • Technology packages will increase flexibility, product quality and minimize breakouts In June, Primetals Technologies received an order from Taiwanese steel producer China Steel Corporation (CSC) to upgrade the continuous slab caster S6 at the company´s Kaohsiung plant. The project includes the replacement of obsolete or

Rizhao orders Through-Process Optimization solution for entire production route from Primetals Technologies

• Solution monitors and manages product quality along the entire production route • Intelligent IT solution combined with expert know-how supports high end steel production Chinese steel producer Rizhao Steel Group Co., Ltd (Rizhao) awarded Primetals Technologies with an order for implementing the newly developed Through-Process Optimization solution (TPO). The order compromises of the intelligent

voestalpine orders continuous bloom caster from Primetals Technologies

• Casting plant for four-strand operation designed to produce 950,000 metric tons per annum • Production can be expanded from four to five strands • World’s most modern casting plant of its type • Plant is Industry 4.0 compatible voestalpine, an international technology company producing industrial goods, has awarded Primetals Technologies an order to supply