Třinecké železárny awards final acceptance certificate to SMS group for new blooming mill stand

Following the commissioning of its new blooming mill stand, the Czech steel company Třinecké železárny has awarded the final acceptance certificate (FAC) to SMS group (www.sms-group.com). The objectives of the upgrade were to maintain and ensure the operational reliability and plant availability, to create the necessary process stability and to improve quality, tolerances and yield. Read more about Třinecké železárny awards final acceptance certificate to SMS group for new blooming mill stand[…]

Fuzhou Wuhang Steel orders TMbaR mill from SMS group

Fuzhou Wuhang, China, has placed an order with SMS group (www-sms-group.com) to upgrade its existing mill with the TMbaR technology for thermomechanical rolling of rebar. This is the third order for a TMbaR mill in China within one year, right after Yancheng Lianxin Steel and Laigang Yongfeng Steel placed their orders. Fuzhou Wuhang, located in Read more about Fuzhou Wuhang Steel orders TMbaR mill from SMS group[…]

Packaging Materials Market worth over $1.3 trillion by 2024 | Top Key Players are International Paper, Sealed Air Corporation, Ball Corporation and Amcor

Developments in the Asia Pacific food & beverage sector will be a major reason behind the growth of packaging materials market growth. The Asia Pacific region includes a large number of emerging economies such as China, India, South Korea, etc. These countries have been witnessing increased consumption of food & beverage products which will in Read more about Packaging Materials Market worth over $1.3 trillion by 2024 | Top Key Players are International Paper, Sealed Air Corporation, Ball Corporation and Amcor[…]

Ternium Argentina awards SMS group FAC for successful upgrade of gas cleaning plants

Ternium Argentina, based in San Nicolas, Argentina, has awarded SMS group (www.sms-group.com) the final acceptance certificate for the upgraded BOF gas cleaning plants at its San Nicolas works. As part of a planned increase in the production capacity of the three 190-ton converters, the gas cleaning plants, installed in the 1970s, were upgraded to the Read more about Ternium Argentina awards SMS group FAC for successful upgrade of gas cleaning plants[…]

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[…]

Semi-continuous billet mill from SMS group at Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Corporation in full operation

The new semi-continuous billet mill supplied by SMS group (www.sms-group.com) to Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Corporation in the Ha Tinh province, Vietnam, has commenced full commercial production. Formosa issued the FAC (Final Acceptance Certificate) to SMS group in June. Jimmy Chen, Head of Long Product Rolling Mills at Formosa, states: “SMS group convinced us with Read more about Semi-continuous billet mill from SMS group at Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Corporation in full operation[…]

Shandong Rizhao grants SMS group FAC for high-capacity hot strip mill

Chinese steel producer Shandong Iron & Steel Rizhao has issued the Final Acceptance Certificate for the new high-capacity hot strip only seven months after rolling the first coil. The hot strip mill is part of a large-scale order which the Chinese steel producer had placed with SMS group (www.sms-group.com). The complete order comprises the hot Read more about Shandong Rizhao grants SMS group FAC for high-capacity hot strip mill[…]

MY VIET INDUSTRIES grants final acceptance for push-pull pickling line and Compact Cold Mill supplied by SMS group

Vietnamese cold strip producer MY VIET INDUSTRIES Co. Ltd. has granted Esmech Equipment Pvt. Ltd., a company of SMS group (www.sms-group.com), the final acceptance for the supplied pushpull pickling line and the CCM® (Compact Cold Mill). My Viet had put the push-pull pickling line and the twin-stand cold rolling mill into operation in May 2018. Read more about MY VIET INDUSTRIES grants final acceptance for push-pull pickling line and Compact Cold Mill supplied by 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[…]

SMS group upgrades rolling mill of Daehan Sinpyeong with new quenching and HSD® lines

South-Korean Daehan Steel Co. Ltd. has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for a bar mill modernization. This new order further strengthens the longstanding cooperation between SMS group and Daehan Steel. The rolling mill in Daehan´s Sinpyeong works located in the Busan area is designed to produce 130 tons per hour of rebar in Read more about SMS group upgrades rolling mill of Daehan Sinpyeong with new quenching and HSD® lines[…]