BILSTEIN TRADING (SHANGHAI) to showcase premium quality steel solutions at MetalForm China 2019

BILSTEIN TRADING (SHANGHAI), a company of BILSTEIN GROUP, will, for the first time, be on hand at MetalForm China in 2019 – to be held from 17-20 July – to showcase how its advanced capabilities in cold rolled steel solutions for the automotive and industrial sectors can benefit customers in the region. The company, which Read more about BILSTEIN TRADING (SHANGHAI) to showcase premium quality steel solutions at MetalForm China 2019[…]

SMS group to supply new production facility for spiral-welded pipes to AMERICAN SpiralWeld Pipe

AMERICAN SpiralWeld Pipe Company LLC. has awarded SMS group an order covering the supply of a new Online Spiral Pipe Mill, to be installed in a new greenfield plant (“Plant 3”) at Paris, Texas, U.S.A. SMS group (www.sms-group.com) will be responsible for the engineering, supply and supervision of erection and commissioning of a coil preparation Read more about SMS group to supply new production facility for spiral-welded pipes to AMERICAN SpiralWeld Pipe[…]

Digitalized production planning

Belarusian MMPZ-group has awarded an order to SMS group (www.sms-group.com) covering the supply of an X-Pact® MES 4.0 production planning and control system (www.sms-group.com/…) for the new tinplate production complex ordered from SMS group for the Miory location in 2017. The X-Pact® MES 4.0 production planning and control system is a perfect addition to the Read more about Digitalized production planning[…]

JSPL Angul and SMS group commission new combi-caster

Jindal Steel & Power Limited (JSPL), Angul, India, and SMS group (www.sms-group.com), have successfully commissioned the high-speed seven-strand combi-caster established at the Angul Odisha plant in India. This combi-caster is the largest high-speed billet caster in India and was commissioned within 12 months only from project start. The combi-caster was designed in cooperation with SMS Read more about JSPL Angul and SMS group commission new combi-caster[…]

Dongfeng Forging orders 5,000-ton eccentric forging press from SMS group

Dongfeng Forging Co., Ltd., part of the commercial vehicle manufacturer Dongfeng Motor Group, has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for the supply of an MP 5000 eccentric forging press with a forging force of 5,000 tons for its plant in Shiyan, Hubei Province, China. Founded in Shiyan in 1969, Dongfeng Forging Co., Ltd. Read more about Dongfeng Forging orders 5,000-ton eccentric forging press from SMS group[…]

Arlenico starts production of quality wire rod with MEERdrive®PLUS block from SMS group

Arlenico, a special quality wire rod producer located near Lecco Lake, put the new four-stand MEERdrive®PLUS sizing block supplied by SMS group (www.sms-group.com) into operation in the existing Caleotto wire rod line. Arlenico is now able to serve the market with products of much tighter tolerances than produced ever before. Thanks to the technologies supplied Read more about Arlenico starts production of quality wire rod with MEERdrive®PLUS block from SMS group[…]

SMS group supplies high-performance Compact Cold Mill to Marcegaglia

Marcegaglia Ravenna S.p.A. has contracted SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for the complete supply of a two-stand reversing cold mill of CCM® (Compact Cold Mill) design. Marcegaglia’s head-quarters is located in Gazoldo degli Ippoliti, in the Mantua province in North Italy. The new CCM® will be implemented at the Ravenna facility where Marcegaglia produces cold rolled carbon Read more about SMS group supplies high-performance Compact Cold Mill to Marcegaglia[…]

Ternium Barranquilla orders VCC® line from SMS group

Ternium del Atlántico SAS, has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for the supply and installation of the VCC® technology (Vertical Compact Coiler) for its bar mill in Palmar de Varela, Barranquilla, Colombia. SMS group’s VCC® is today’s state-of-the-art solution for producing compact and torsion-free coils, and is now increasingly in demand by rebar Read more about Ternium Barranquilla orders VCC® line from SMS group[…]

Zhejiang Huayuan Copper has successfully commissioned the copper-strip cold rolling mill supplied by SMS group

On December 29, 2018, the new cold rolling mill for copper strip supplied by SMS group has successfully started operation at the Chinese producer Zhejiang Huayuan Copper Co., Ltd.. The realization of the mill, beginning with order intake and finishing with commissioning, was performed in record speed. For Zhejiang Huayuan Copper Co., Ltd., SMS group (www.sms-group.com) Read more about Zhejiang Huayuan Copper has successfully commissioned the copper-strip cold rolling mill supplied by SMS group[…]

Sichuan Liuhe Forging orders high-speed open-die forging press with innovative X-Forging Box radial forging tool from SMS group

Sichuan Liuhe Forging Co., Ltd., based in Jiangyou in the province of Sichuan, China, has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) to supply a high-speed, 50/55 MN open-die forging press. The press is of the two-column, push-down design and features a table shifter and die shifting unit. The open-die forging press operates with a Read more about Sichuan Liuhe Forging orders high-speed open-die forging press with innovative X-Forging Box radial forging tool from SMS group[…]