Primetals Technologies Archive

Primetals Technologies to supply new billet stand and combination saw to Třinecké železárny

• Operations will become more flexible • Rolling precision and product quality will improve • Maintenance will become easier Třinecké železárny, a Czech steel producer, has awarded Primetals Technologies an order to supply a new billet stand and a combination saw for its plant in Třinec in the Czech Republic for the production of bar

Primetals Technologies wins another order from aluminum producer AMAG rolling to modernize rolling stands

New drive technology will increase availability • Follow-up order after successful modernization of four-high hot rolling stand in 2015 Primetals Technologies has won an order from AMAG rolling GmbH, an Austrian aluminum producer, to modernize the drive technology on the four-high cold rolling stand in its Ranshofen plant. The order covers not only the supply

Primetals Technologies replaces LD (BOF) converter for ArcelorMittal Ruhrort in Germany

• Vaicon Link 2.0 maintenance-free converter suspension offers long service life • Newly designed horizontal measuring and sampling system Primetals Technologies has won an order from ArcelorMittal Ruhrort GmbH to replace the LD (BOF) converter “K2”. The new turnkey converter with a tapping weight of 150 metric tons will be suspended by a maintenance-free Vaicon

Primetals Technologies ships highest capacity roll unit for Chinese wire rod mill

Highest capacity available for high speed finishing stands • New roll unit has 40-long ton (394 kN) separating force • Rolls at low temperatures and high speeds Primetals Technologies has produced the market’s highest capacity 250 mm ultra heavy-duty (UHD) roll unit for high speed wire rod mills in the first phase of a high

Primetals Technologies to modernize drive technology in aluminum cold rolling mill for Alunorf

New technology offers high availability for key plant Primetals Technologies has received an order from Aluminium Norf GmbH (Alunorf), Neuss, to modernize the drive technology of its KW5 tandem cold rolling mill. The scope of supply includes the power units, digital closed-loop drive controls for all main drives and the interface to the automation. Primetals

First coil processed at Baosteel Zhanjiang on continuous galvanizing line supplied by Primetals Technologies

Rated capacity is 465,000 metric tons of strip per year • Automotive and home appliance steel grades are processed At the production facility of Chinese steelmaker Baosteel Zhanjiang Iron & Steel Co. Ltd., a continuous galvanizing line (CGL) supplied by Primetals Technologies, processed the first coil at the end of March. The new CGL No.

Primetals Technologies receives first order for a selective waste gas recirculation system (SWGR) for a sinter plant in China

• Waste gas recirculation rate up to 40 percent • Reduces waste gas emissions to atmosphere by 770,000 m³/h • Reduces coke consumption for sintering by approximately 5 percent • Downstream gas cleaning facilities can be designed 30 percent smaller due to reduced waste gas flow rate Chinese steel producer Shandong Iron & Steel Corporation

Industry 4.0 from a single source: Primetals Technologies and PSI cooperate on production management solutions for steel industry

Strategic alliance combines process automation with production management • Customers receive finely tuned complete solution from a single source • Goals: Implementation of PSI solutions in plants with equipment from Primetals Technologies as well as modernizations and new plants Primetals Technologies Germany GmbH, Erlangen, and PSI Metals GmbH, Düsseldorf, have signed a cooperation agreement on

Primetals Technologies receives FAC for last of four LD (BOF) converters supplied to JSW Steel

Last of four converters started up in January receives final acceptance in April • Shut-down work took only 33 instead of 42 days • High-temperature creep-resistant materials and a special cooling design ensure a long service life • Larger volume reduces less slopping In April, Indian steelmaker Jindal South West Steel Ltd. (JSW Steel) issued

H.E.S issues Primetals Technologies with final acceptance for modernized bar mill

• New rolling stands without housing improve product tolerances • Larger roll barrels increase stability and allow multi-strand operation • Faster roll change and production start-up H.E.S. Hennigsdorfer Elektrostahlwerke GmbH (H.E.S), a company in the Riva Group, has issued Primetals Technologies with the final acceptance certificate for a modernized, turnkey bar mill in Hennigsdorf, in