NLMK Group, Russia, commissions SMS group to supply a thick slab caster

NLMK Group has contracted SMS group (www.sms-group.com) to supply a new thick slab caster for its steel mill no. 2 in Lipetsk in Central Russia. The new plant will replace a two-strand caster, which was supplied by SMS group in 1976, and will be built in the same place. The continuous caster is to be Read more about NLMK Group, Russia, commissions SMS group to supply a thick slab caster[…]

GEMÜ strengthens its industrial business and acquires new sales markets

When we think about GEMÜ, we often – justifiably so – have a picture in mind: Aseptic stainless steel diaphragm valves. The family-owned enterprise from Baden-Württemberg in Germany has enjoyed a prominent position as market leader in sterile applications for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries for many years. GEMÜ is very much at the cutting Read more about GEMÜ strengthens its industrial business and acquires new sales markets[…]

Packaging Steel App with new, interactive functions

Customers from the packaging steel industry now can receive relevant information even easier, in digital form via their smartphone: With the 2.0 update, the thyssenkrupp Packaging Steel App now has new interactive functions which bring a significant added value to the users. The “Multi-Calculator” enables numerous useful conversions for coil and sheet material. The route Read more about Packaging Steel App with new, interactive functions[…]

TMK-ARTROM starts production on new heat treatment line for pipes supplied by SMS group

In February 2018, after a successful test phase, TMK-ARTROM based in Slatina, Romania, granted SMS group (www.sms-group.com) the final acceptance certificate (FAC) for the supplied tube and pipe heat treatment line. Designed for an annual capacity of 160,000 tons, the new heat treatment line will be used for the production of seamless high-strength pipes up Read more about TMK-ARTROM starts production on new heat treatment line for pipes supplied by SMS group[…]

Estadio Cuauhtémoc: World’s largest mosaic made of ETFE film

The world’s largest façade made of single layer ETFE film is gleaming in the club colors of the Mexican first division club, FC Puebla. The freshly renovated traditional stadium Cuauhtémoc in the Mexican highlands rises to a height of around 40 meters. The extravagant façade made of more than 30,000 square meters of film was built in Read more about Estadio Cuauhtémoc: World’s largest mosaic made of ETFE film[…]

New cleaning and coating technology of Kipp Umwelttechnik for the industrial sectors Tubes, rods, profiles, wires, strips, steel cables

New process of Kipp Umwelttechnik with the support of the University of Paderborn and the sister company mycon in development Kipp Umwelttechnik and the University of Paderborn are developing the SpeedMaster: a new process for cleaning and coating pipes (inner and outer surfaces), rods, strips, profiles and wires. This development takes place as part of Read more about New cleaning and coating technology of Kipp Umwelttechnik for the industrial sectors Tubes, rods, profiles, wires, strips, steel cables[…]

MMK to implement comprehensive revamp of hot strip mill 2500 with SMS group

Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works (MMK), Russia, has commissioned SMS group (www.sms-group.com) to revamp hot strip mill 2500 at its plant in Magnitogorsk. In particular, the order includes the extensive modernization of the finishing train equipment and the installation of a new automation system. Pavel Shilyaev, CEO of MMK, summarizes the goals of the project: Read more about MMK to implement comprehensive revamp of hot strip mill 2500 with SMS group[…]

Reliable even at high operating pressures

The GEMÜ 790 ball valve series stands out thanks to its compact yet robust design. At the same time, it is suitable for use up to a pressure rating of PN125. Ball valves can be used in a wide variety of applications in industrial processes, and in water supply and water treatment systems in particular. Read more about Reliable even at high operating pressures[…]

Tata Steel UK places order with SMS group for the supply of a converter

Tata Steel UK has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for the supply of a 330-ton converter for its integrated steel plant in Port Talbot in Wales, Great Britain. The SMS group scope of supply and services furthermore includes a new trunnion ring, the lamella-type vessel suspension system, a new secondary gear unit for the installed Read more about Tata Steel UK places order with SMS group for the supply of a converter[…]

The RÖDER Group presents functional hall systems for all industrial sectors

With the motto “First-hand intralogistics: Digital – Connected – Innovative", the 16th LogiMAT will once again be the leading international information platform of the logistics industry. More than 1,500 international companies will exhibit their intralogistics products, services and solutions on 117,000 m² of exhibition space at the Stuttgart Exhibition Centre. For RÖDER, the LogiMAT 2018 Read more about The RÖDER Group presents functional hall systems for all industrial sectors[…]