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[…]

25 years of GEMÜ multi-port valve blocks

Originally, a pipeline construction consisted of welding simple investment cast or 2/2-way valve bodies together with pipe fittings. And these are to some extent still used today, but they have a substantial disadvantage due to the large deadlegs. It was for this reason that the first simple multi-port valve body was made in 1993 – Read more about 25 years of GEMÜ multi-port valve blocks[…]

New enclosure series Protec

OKW’s new PROTEC enclosures have a modern and highly attractive square design with soft contours. As a result, these wall-mount and table-top housings are ideal for modern electronics applications, both indoors and outdoors. The enclosures have an inclination angle of 20° which considered ergonomically ideal for operating terminals and for reading off data. PROTEC can Read more about New enclosure series Protec[…]

Grand opening ceremony of the world’s largest, pull-down die forging press supplied by SMS group at Weber Metals in California

On October 23, 2018, OTTO FUCHS Group celebrated the grand opening of its new 60k die forging press at the location of its U.S. subsidiary Weber Metals in Paramount, California. It is the largest single investment in the company’s over 100-year history. Numerous guests from industry, economy and politics attended the opening ceremony. Completely set Read more about Grand opening ceremony of the world’s largest, pull-down die forging press supplied by SMS group at Weber Metals in California[…]

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[…]

Extended actuator and nominal size range of GEMÜ 567 BioStar control valve

The aseptic GEMÜ 567 BioStar control valve is now available up to a nominal size of DN25, thus allowing a maximum flow rate of 15 m³/h. At the same time, the selection of motorized actuators for this valve has also been extended. In order to expand the product range of valves for hygienic, sterile and Read more about Extended actuator and nominal size range of GEMÜ 567 BioStar control valve[…]

Enhanced for extreme applications

The new Rittal VX25 large enclosure system offers electrical engineering companies significant added value thanks to its technical features, ease of assembly and high levels of safety. Now, all the benefits of the VX25 are also available in stainless steel and NEMA 4X versions. This way, Rittal is making its innovation fit for the highest Read more about Enhanced for extreme applications[…]

Additively manufactured 3D spray head for forging plants wins design award in the category “Industry”

A small machine component winning a design award is probably a first in the history of the German Design Award and certainly worth noting. The component for which plant and mechanical engineering company SMS group (www.sms-group.com) has received the German Design Award 2019 in the category “Industry” is a spray head used to cool dies Read more about Additively manufactured 3D spray head for forging plants wins design award in the category “Industry”[…]

Recycled Metal Market to cross $125bn by 2024 Key Players Steel Dynamics, Inc, Nucor Corporation, Schnitzer Steel, Novelis, Aurubis AG

According to Global Market Insights, Inc. Recycled Metal Market size is forecast to exceed USD 125 billion by 2024. Europe recycled metal market share is projected witness gains of more than 4% during the forecast timeframe. This is primarily due to stringent laws and legislations imposed by environmental regulatory bodies in Europe, which has triggered Read more about Recycled Metal Market to cross $125bn by 2024 Key Players Steel Dynamics, Inc, Nucor Corporation, Schnitzer Steel, Novelis, Aurubis AG[…]

thyssenkrupp Schulte optimizing Siemens supply chain and introducing new product

Seeking customer proximity, determining individual needs, developing customized materials solutions are among the key competencies of thyssenkrupp Schulte. For the Energy division of Siemens, this company of the Materials Services Business Area has been able to profitably combine its strong points and optimize both the supply chain as well as develop a new component for Read more about thyssenkrupp Schulte optimizing Siemens supply chain and introducing new product[…]