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Aurus, Russia, places order with SMS group to supply UrbanGold Compact plant for electronic scrap recycling

Aurus, a company based in Moscow, Russia, has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for the supply of an UrbanGold Compact plant. The plant will be located near Moscow. Around 6,000 tons of printed circuit boards will be processed by the plant each year. It will be used to produce LME grade metals such

SMS group successfully completes modernization of Vizag Steel converter shop

Higher productivity and effective environmental protection The start-up of the third converter at Visakhapatnam Steel Plant (Vizag Steel) in India marked the successful completion by SMS group (www.sms-group.com) of the modernization of converter shop No. 1. The modernization will help to increase annual steel production from three to 3.5 million tons while achieving highly effective environmental

SSAB contracts SMS group to modernize hot-dip galvanizing line No. 3 in Finland

New furnace equipment and air knife system for higher capacity and enhanced material range SSAB contracts SMS group to modernize hot-dip galvanizing line No. 3 in Finland SSAB has awarded SMS group (www.sms-group.com) a contract covering the modernization of its continuous hot-dip galvanizing line No. 3 in Hämeenlinna, Finland. The upgrade essentially involves the integration

BILSTEIN relies on future-proof plant concept from SMS group

High-performance cold rolling mill for demanding materials On July 25, 2017, BILSTEIN Cold Rolling Mill, parent company of the family-owned BILSTEIN GROUP in Hagen, Germany, awarded SMS group (www.sms-group.com) the order to supply a complete four-high reversing cold mill. This high-performance cold rolling mill is designed for reduction and skin-pass (RCM/SPM) operations. The SMS group plant

Hoa Phat Group orders two converter shops from SMS group

Boosting steel production in Vietnam Hoa Phat Group in Vietnam has placed an order for the supply of two converter shops with a consortium consisting of WISDRI Engineering & Research Incorporation Ltd. and SMS group GmbH (www.sms-group.com). The SMS group scope of supply will comprise two converters per meltshop, each of them with a capacity

Hyundai Steel Company orders new horizontal straightener for medium section mill from SMS group

New dimensions with tolerance and quality improvements for sections Hyundai Steel Company orders new horizontal straightener for medium section mill from SMS group Hyundai Steel Company, Seoul, Korea, has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for the supply of a straightening machine for the medium section mill at its Incheon site. The new horizontal roller

Nucor Steel Gallatin orders hot strip galvanizing line with unique “heat-to-coat” technology by SMS group

Galvanized hot strip for the US market from an efficient high-performance plant SMS group (www.sms-group.com) was awarded the order to supply a “heat-to-coat” line with an annual capacity of 500,000 tons for Nucor Steel Gallatin in Ghent, Kentucky, in the USA. The “heat-to-coat” technology is characterized by the compact and operator friendly U-shape design, the

El Marakby trusts once again in SMS group

After the successful commissioning of the new meltshop and caster supplied by SMS group (www.sms-group.com) in 2012, El Marakby Steel, based in 6th of October City (Cairo), Egypt, has awarded SMS group the order to supply a new rolling mill for bar and wire rod. The new minimill will be designed for the production of straight

Walsin Lihwa trusts in peeling machine technology from SMS group

High-performance peeling machine for stainless steel bars Walsin Lihwa trusts in peeling machine technology from SMS group Taiwanese stainless steel bar producer Walsin Lihwa Corp., based in Yenshui, Taiwan, has awarded SMS group (www.sms-group.com) a contract for the supply of a new high-performance peeling machine, type PM160, for stainless steel bars. The new peeling machine, which

Nucor Steel Marion orders a new walking beam furnace from SMS group

Efficient and environmentally-friendly furnace technology demanded by US-customers Nucor Steel Marion Inc., recently awarded SMS group (www.sms-group.com) with a purchase order for a walking beam furnace as part of the US$ 85 million investment that the company is making to upgrade its bar mill in Marion, Ohio. The new reheating furnace represents the first and