POSCO Pohang modernizes its wire rod and bar-in-coil mill #2 with SMS group

Pohang Iron and Steel Company (POSCO), the fifth largest steel producer in the world and largest in Korea, has awarded SMS group (www.sms-group.com) the order to modernize its existing wire rod mill at its Pohang works. The plant presently produces 540,000 tons per year of wire rod and bar-in-coils for automotive applications in the diameter Read more about POSCO Pohang modernizes its wire rod and bar-in-coil mill #2 with SMS group[…]

Daehan Pyeongtaek modernizes existing VCC® mill with new SMS group billet welder and VCC® line to produce 5.0-ton coils

DaehanSteel Co. Ltd., South Korea, awarded SMS group (www.sms-group.com) an order to modernize its existing VCC® (Vertical Compact Coiler) of the rolling mill in its Pyeongtaek plant, which is located in the Seoul area. The plant produces 450,000 tons per year of compact coils in diameters from 10 to 25 millimeters which is internally processed Read more about Daehan Pyeongtaek modernizes existing VCC® mill with new SMS group billet welder and VCC® line to produce 5.0-ton coils[…]

FUXIN orders coil trimming line from SMS group

FUXIN (Fujian Fuxin Special Steel Co., Ltd.; an entity of Formosa Plastics Group, Taiwan) has selected SMS group (www.sms-group.com) to supply a coil trimming line for stainless steel strip. The line is to be erected in the Fujian province of China and scheduled to start production in 2020. It will enable FUXIN to process 150,000 Read more about FUXIN orders coil trimming line from SMS group[…]

Prometal Aciérie contracts SMS group to supply hot rolling mill to widen its production

Prometal Aciérie, Cameroon, Africa, has awarded SMS group (www.sms-group.com) the order to supply a new hot rolling mill for rebars, sections and wire rod. The new rolling mill will be designed for the production of straight rebars, angles, channels, flats, squares, beams and wire rod coils, enabling Prometal to expand its product portfolio, covering as Read more about Prometal Aciérie contracts SMS group to supply hot rolling mill to widen its production[…]

Control temperature precisely with DYNEO

Immersion circulators, heating circulators, and refrigerated circulators of the new DYNEO series incorporate pioneering technology with high standards for accuracy, cost efficiency, ergonomics, and precision in temperature control. With their high heating and cooling capacities and forward-facing control, DYNEO units are designed for modern laboratories. Units of the DYNEO series are user-focused, with a unique Read more about Control temperature precisely with DYNEO[…]

Jianlong Beiman commissions SMS group to supply core components for high-speed wire rod mill

Jianlong Beiman Special Steel Co., Ltd., based in Qiqihar, China, has awarded SMS group (www.sms-group.com) a contract to supply core components for a high-speed wire rod mill for quality steel. The centerpiece of the new wire rod mill, which has an annual capacity of 500,000 tons, is the ten-stand wire rod finishing block. To comply Read more about Jianlong Beiman commissions SMS group to supply core components for high-speed wire rod mill[…]

Finishing mill in Tianjin Zhongwang’s aluminum hot rolling line expanded by SMS group

In Tianjin, near Beijing, Chinese aluminum producer Tianjin Zhongwang Aluminium Co. Ltd. operates two high-capacity aluminum hot rolling lines supplied by SMS group (www.sms-group.com). In January 2018, one of the two lines in 1+1+3 configuration, i.e. two reversing roughing stands and a three-stand finishing mill, received a further finishing stand. SMS group completed the line Read more about Finishing mill in Tianjin Zhongwang’s aluminum hot rolling line expanded by SMS group[…]

Nam Kim Steel has successfully started operation of its third cold rolling mill supplied by SMS group

Ahead of schedule, on October 24th, 2017, Nam Kim Steel Joint Stock Company rolled the first coil on the new reversing cold mill (RCM) installed by SMS group (www.sms-group.com) at Nam Kim Steel’s facility in the Vietnamese province of Binh Duong, near Ho Chi Minh City. This successful commissioning completes the third full-line supply of Read more about Nam Kim Steel has successfully started operation of its third cold rolling mill supplied by SMS group[…]