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[…]

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[…]

Bornay S.L. trusts in high-precision tube welding line from SMS group

Spanish welded steel tube specialist Bornay S.L. has ordered an HF (High Frequency) tube welding line, type RD 40, from SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for its Alicante works. SMS group is the single-source supplier of all technical equipment from strip preparation to the cut-off-saw. The new machine will produce round tubes with diameters from 10 to Read more about Bornay S.L. trusts in high-precision tube welding line from SMS group[…]

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[…]

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[…]

Gerresheimer at LuxePack 2018: Gerresheimer’s new Decoration Center

Gerresheimer’s factories in Tettau (Germany) and Momignies (Belgium) specialize in the industrial production of cosmetic glass and have been supplying no-table customers in the cosmetics industry for decades. At both sites, newly created, high-performance Decoration Centers use modern techniques to customize sophisticated branded products for the cosmetics market. Customization is a key market trend in Read more about Gerresheimer at LuxePack 2018: Gerresheimer’s new Decoration Center[…]

Aperam orders annealing and pickling line for stainless steel cold strip from SMS group

Aperam Stainless Belgium has contracted SMS group (www.sms-group.com) to supply an annealing and pickling line for stainless steel cold strip to its Genk plant in Belgium. Production start is scheduled for 2020. With this investment in state-of-the-art and future-oriented plant technology, Aperam will enlarge its product range by material grades for the most demanding applications Read more about Aperam orders annealing and pickling line for stainless steel cold strip from SMS group[…]

Pakistan’s second CCM® at ISL successfully put on stream by SMS group

Only 14 months after order intake, SMS group (www.sms-group.com) has put the new CCM® (Compact Cold Mill) at International Steels Limited (ISL) in Karachi into operation. The Pakistani cold strip producer is now operating the second CCM® supplied by SMS group. The new CCM® is a twin-stand reversing cold mill, completely supplied by SMS group Read more about Pakistan’s second CCM® at ISL successfully put on stream by SMS group[…]

ArcelorMittal Bremen will upgrade its hot strip mill with the aid of SMS group

ArcelorMittal Bremen, Germany, has contracted SMS group (www.sms-group.com) to modernize its hot strip mill with the objective of improving hot strip tolerances. The upgrade will comprise the installation of a CVC®plus work roll shifting system with integrated bending mechanism and of new drive spindles in the first three mill stands of the finishing line, plus Read more about ArcelorMittal Bremen will upgrade its hot strip mill with the aid of SMS group[…]

Safe media supply due to anti-static plant components

Electrically conductive designs of the GEMÜ PC50 iComLine multi-port valve blocks and the GEMÜ TubeStar tubes allow for the safe operation of plants, even with highly flammable media. Plastics as valve material have an ever wider range of uses in the processing industries. Because of their good chemical and mechanical resistance, they are being used Read more about Safe media supply due to anti-static plant components[…]