Primetals Technologies Archive

Primetals Technologies to modernize rolling mill drives for AMAG rolling in Austria

• New drive technology to increase availability • Short conversion time minimizes plant shutdown Primetals Technologies has won an order from AMAG rolling GmbH, located in Ranshofen, Austria, to modernize the entire drive technology on its four-high hot rolling stand. The project includes the supply of the motors, converters and converter transformers, as well as

Tyasa issues final acceptance of minimill meltshop to Primetals Technologies

• New EAF Quantum furnace deployed for first time • Combined continuous caster produces billets and preliminary sections • Production capacity is 1.2 million metric tons per annum • Tyasa expands production capacity and product portfolio Talleres y Aceros S.A. de C.V. (Tyasa), a Mexican steel producer, has issued Primetals Technologies with the final acceptance

Rizhao produces the first coil on Arvedi ESP plant from Primetals Technologies

• First coil rolled within 20 months of receipt of order • Plant produces hot strip in thicknesses down to 0.8 millimeters • The production capacity is 2.55 million metric tons per annum • The Arvedi ESP process reduces energy consumption by up to 45 percent In February, the Chinese steel producer, Rizhao Steel Group

New cold rolling mill from Primetals Technologies produces first coil at Tangshan

• Mill produces high-quality cold strip for the automotive industry • Production capacity is 1.8 million metric tons per annum • Integrated automation system ensures high availability and output • Project completed on schedule within just 21 months The cold rolling mill supplied by Primetals Technologies to Tangshan Iron and Steel Group Co. Ltd., a

Primetals Technologies to modernize rebar rolling line for KWTSteel in Kuwait

Rebars to be produced according to international standards Inline quenching system cuts costs for alloying elements Hot shearing with high throughput United Steel Industrial Company (KWTSteel), a Kuwaiti steel producer, has awarded Primetals Technologies an order to modernize its rebar rolling mill in the Shuaiba Industrial Area, Kuwait. Under the project the rolling mill will

Primetals Technologies receives FAC for heat treatment plant at Borusan Mannesmann in Texas

• Plant is used to quench and temper OCTG grades Primetals Technologies received the final acceptance certificate from Borusan Mannesmann Pipe U.S. for a heat treatment plant installed in the company´s new ERW (Electric Resistance Welded) pipe mill in Baytown, Texas, USA. The equipment is used to quench and temper oil country tubular grades (OCTG),

Primetals Technologies revamps two wire-rod mills for China’s Zenith Steel

• Upgrade increases rolling speed to 105 m/s • Expanded product line allows entry into fine grain rebar markets • Integrated solution includes electrical/automation revamp Zenith Steel (Changzhou Zhongtian Iron & Steel) in Changzhou, Jiangsu Province, China, has signed a contract with Primetals Technologies to revamp two wire-rod outlets located in Changzhou. New equipment will