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London, 22.06.2017

Primetals Technologies to supply Industry 4.0 package for Baosteel hot strip mill

Recently, Primetals Technologies signed a contract with Baoshan Iron & Steel Group Co. Ltd (Baosteel) for the supply of the technology package “Dynamic Width Control”.

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London, 20.06.2017

World´s largest single module HBI plant from Primetals Technologies and Midrex completes performance guarantee test at voestalpine Texas LLC

The 2.0 million metric ton per year Midrex hot briquetted iron (HBI) plant at voestalpine Texas LLC passed its performance test in early February of 2017.

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London, 15.06.2017

LiquiRob casting platform robot from Primetals Technologies brought into operation for Deutsche Edelstahlwerke

A LiquiRob casting platform robot from Primetals Technologies has been brought into operation in the Siegen plant of Deutsche Edelstahlwerke GmbH.

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London, 08.06.2017

Charter Steel to enter SBQ straight bar market with Primetals Technologies upgrade

Charter Steel has selected Primetals Technologies to supply the cooling bed, cold shear, abrasive saws, stackers, banders, bar bundling and banding machines necessary to support the steelmaker’s new cut-to-length, Special Bar Quality (SBQ) line, part of a previously announced major expansion and upgrade for its steelmaking facilities in Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

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London, 01.06.2017

Primetals Technologies modernizes continuous slab casters of CSN in Volta Redonda, Brazil

Brazilian steel producer Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional (CSN) awarded Primetals Technologies the order to modernize three continuous slab casters at its production site Volta Redonda in Rio de Janeiro state. The

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London, 30.05.2017

AOD converter and dedusting system from Primetals Technologies brought into operation for SIJ Acroni

In April, an AOD converter with a capacity of 95 metric tons and a dedusting system from Primetals Technologies were brought into operation for SIJ Acroni d.o.o, a Slovenian steel producer belonging to the Slovenian Steel Group (SIJ).

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London, 25.05.2017

Primetals Technologies to supply new rebar mill to Agha Steel Industries in Pakistan

Primetals Technologies has received an order from Pakistani rebar steel producer Agha Steel Pvt Ltd (Agha Steel Industries) for the supply of a new rebar mill in Port Qasim near Karachi, Pakistan.

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London, 11.05.2017

HKM issues Primetals Technologies with final acceptance for modernized LD (BOF) exchangeable-vessel converter plant

In March, Hüttenwerke Krupp Mannesmann GmbH (HKM) gave Primetals Technologies the final acceptance for the modernized LD (BOF) converter no. 2 in its Duisburg, Germany plant. The project involved equipping the converter plant with a new trunnion ring and new suspension.

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London, 20.04.2017

Hyundai issues final acceptance certificate for continuous bloom caster supplied by Primetals Technologies

Korean steel maker Hyundai Steel issued the final acceptance certificate (FAC) for a continuous bloom casting machine supplied by Primetals Technologies to the Dangjin production facility.

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London, 18.04.2017

Primetals Technologies supplies ERT-EBROS billet welding system for Union Iron & Steel rolling mill

Emirati steel producer Union Iron & Steel Company LLC (Union Iron & Steel) has placed an order with Primetals Technologies to supply ERT-EBROS endless rolling technology for the company's existing bar rolling mill in Mussafah Industrial Area, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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London, 11.04.2017

Posco brings converter with tilting drive modernized by Primetals Technologies into operation in Gwangyang

In January, Posco, a Korean steel producer, brought LD (BOF) converter no. 1 back into operation after modernization in steel works no. 1 at its Gwangyang site. In the course of the project, Primetals Technologies had equipped the converter with a new tilting drive.

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London, 06.04.2017

Primetals Technologies starts-up modernized continuous billet caster at Valbruna in Italy

The three-strand continuous billet caster modernized by Primetals Technologies was started-up at the Bolzano production site of Italian steel producer Acciaierie Valbruna S.p.A.

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London, 05.04.2017

Primetals Technologies receives FAC for electric steel plant and merchant bar mill supplied to BMM Ispat, India

In February, Primetals Technologies received the final acceptance certificates (FACs) for an electric steel plant and a merchant bar mill supplied to the Hospet production site of the Indian steel company BMM Ispat.

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London, 23.03.2017

Primetals Technologies modifies continuous caster at Gerdau Cartersville in the USA

Primetals Technologies has received an order from Gerdau to modify the continuous caster at its location in Cartersville, Georgia, USA.

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London, 22.03.2017

Primetals Technologies to modernize special section rolling mill of VÚHŽ in the Czech Republic

VÚHŽ a.s., a 100% subsidiary of Czech steel producer Třinecké železárny a.s., has placed an order with Primetals Technologies to modernize the company´s special section rolling mill at its production site in Dobrá, Czech Republic.

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London, 02.03.2017

Primetals Technologies to modernize continuous slab caster for Baosteel in Shanghai

Primetals Technologies has received an order from the Chinese company, Baoshan Iron & Steel Co. Ltd. (Baosteel), to modernize continuous slab caster no. 3 in the company's steel works no. 1 in Shanghai.

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London, 21.02.2017

Primetals Technologies develops automatic testing system for temperature sensors of molds

With the Automatic Thermocouple Checker, Primetals Technologies offers operators of continuous casting plants a solution for standardized and reproducible heating and testing of thermocouples in the copper plates of molds.

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London, 14.02.2017

Primetals Technologies to modernize continuous caster for Georgsmarienhütte GmbH (GMH)

Georgsmarienhütte GmbH (GMH), a German steel producer, has awarded Primetals Technologies an order to modernize the company's six-strand continuous bloom caster at its main site in Georgsmarienhütte.

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London, 09.02.2017

ArcelorMittal Eisenhüttenstadt orders Eco Slide Discs from Primetals Technologies as strip side guides for coiler

Primetals Technologies has received an order from ArcelorMittal Eisenhüttenstadt, a German steel producer, to install Eco Slide Disc side guides on the entry side beams of a coiler in a hot-strip mill. They will replace the conventional wear plates.

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London, 07.02.2017

Tyasa orders production management solution for steel making plant and new coil production line from Primetals Technologies

Mexican steel producer Tyasa, has awarded Primetals Technologies an order to supply a production management solution (level 3) for its existing steel making plant, billet caster and new Castrip based coil production line in Ixtaczoquitlan. The

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London, 02.02.2017

Rizhao Steel issues FAC for continuous pickling line from Primetals Technologies

Chinese steel producer Rizhao Steel Group Co., Ltd (Rizhao) issued the Final Acceptance Certificate (FAC) for its continuous pickling line (CPL) supplied by Primetals Technologies.

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London, 31.01.2017

Primetals Technologies to supply three SIAS surface inspection systems to ArcelorMittal Liège

Belgian steel producer ArcelorMittal Liège has ordered three SIAS surface inspection systems for three of its processing lines from Primetals Technologies.

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London, 17.01.2017

Primetals Technologies to supply automation and electrics for new blast furnace at EVRAZ NTMK

The Russian steel producer, EVRAZ Nizhniy Tagil Metallurgical Plant (EVRAZ NTMK), has awarded Primetals Technologies an order to supply the automation, electrical equipment and instrumentation for the new blast furnace #7.

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London, 16.12.2016

Primetals Technologies to replace converter for CAP ACERO in Chile

Primetals Technologies has received an order from Compania Siderurgica Huachipato S.A. (CAP ACERO) to replace LD (BOF) converter #2 system in its Talcahuano, Chile works, which after 40 years has reached the end of its service life.

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London, 15.12.2016

Tata Steel IJmuiden orders new continuous slab caster from Primetals Technologies

Tata Steel IJmuiden BV, a Dutch steel producer, has awarded Primetals Technologies an order to supply a new continuous slab caster.

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London, 13.12.2016

Primetals Technologies to implement process optimization system for RH plant at Salzgitter Flachstahl

Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, a German steel producer, has commissioned Primetals Technologies to supply and implement a Level 2 process optimization system for a twin RH degassing plant and its two downstream treatment stations.

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London, 08.12.2016

Primetals Technologies to modernize cooling section automation for hot strip mill in Raahe, Finland

Primetals Technologies has received an order from SSAB Europe Oy to modernize the cooling section automation in the hot rolling mill in its steel plant in Raahe, Finland.

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London, 06.12.2016

Primetals Technologies to supply new Minimill with EAF Quantum and WinLink to GPH Ispat in Bangladesh

GPH Ispat Ltd., a manufacturer of long products based in Chittagong, Bangladesh, has commissioned Primetals Technologies to supply a minimill with a total annual capacity of 815,000 metric tons of finished products and billets.

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London, 01.12.2016

Primetals Technologies supplies Air Bearing Shapemeters and ISV Spraybars for Dingsheng Aluminium

Primetals Technologies has been awarded an order from Jiangsu Dingsheng Aluminium (Dinsheng) in China to supply 60 sets of Air Bearing Shapemeters, ISV Spraybars, Magnescale Transducers and four packages of spare parts.

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London, 29.11.2016

Nucor Steel upgrades automation and drives in carbon steel plate mill with Primetals Technologies

Nucor Steel has selected Primetals Technologies to upgrade the automation and drives system in the finishing end of its carbon plate steel mill in Cofield, North Carolina, USA.

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London, 24.11.2016

Zhejiang Nisshin Worthington starts up Z-Hi reversing cold mill supplied by Primetals Technologies

On October 25, a Z-Hi reversing cold mill supplied by Primetals Technologies was officially inaugurated at the Pinghu, China production site of Zhejiang Nisshin Worthington Precision Specialty Steel Co., Ltd.

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London, 22.11.2016

Tangshan issues FAC for cold rolling mill supplied by Primetals Technologies

Primetals Technologies has received the final acceptance certificate for the rolling line of the new cold rolling complex of Chinese steel producer Tangshan Iron and Steel Group Co. Ltd.

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London, 17.11.2016

World´s largest HBI plant from Primetals Technologies and Midrex begins operation at voestalpine in Texas

On October 26, the direct reduction HBI plant built by Primetals Technologies and consortium partner Midrex Technologies, Inc. was officially started-up in the presence of the voestalpine board after an effective construction phase of about two years.

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London, 15.11.2016

Vina Kyoei upgrades wire rod quality with Primetals Technologies equipment

Seeking to improve wire rod quality and mill utilization, Vina Kyoei has contracted with Primetals Technologies to upgrade the pinch roll and laying head in its wire rod mill in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province, Vietnam.

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London, 27.10.2016

Primetals Technologies to modernize flat rolling block for Böhler Edelstahl in Austria

Primetals Technologies has won an order from Böhler Edelstahl GmbH & Co KG (Böhler Edelstahl), a company of the Special Steel Division of voestalpine, to modernize the flat rolling block at its Kapfenberg plant in Austria.

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London, 20.10.2016

Last of three LD (BOF) converters from Primetals Technologies starts up at SSAB in Finland

In September, the last of three LD (BOF) converters supplied by Primetals Technologies commenced operation at the Raahe, Finland works of SSAB Europe Oy.

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London, 18.10.2016

Concast (India) to supply continuous billet caster to Orissa Metaliks in India

Concast (India) Ltd., a Primetals Technologies Group Company, has received an order from Indian steel producer Orissa Metaliks Private Limited (Orissa Metaliks) to supply a three-strand continuous billet caster for the company´s production site near Kharagpur, West Bengal.

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London, 29.09.2016

Primetals Technologies to supply continuous caster and secondary metallurgy facilities for MMKI

Primetals Technologies has received an order from Ukrainian steel producer PJSC “Ilyich Iron and Steel Works of Mariupol” to supply a two-strand continuous slab caster, a twin ladle furnace with an alloying station, and the associated dedusting system.

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Basel, 29.09.2016

Leading providers for the metals technology industry sign memorandum of understanding (MoU) for Anti-Corruption Collective Action Initiative

Danieli & C. Meccaniche SpA, Primetals Technologies Limited and SMS group join in Anti-Corruption Collective Action Initiative

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London, 27.09.2016

Primetals Technologies supplies ERT-EBROS billet welding system for Yongfeng Steel bar rolling mill

Chinese steel producer Shandong Laigang Yongfeng Steel Corp. (Yongfeng Steel) has placed an order with Primetals Technologies to supply ERT-EBROS endless rolling technology for the company's existing bar rolling mill in Qihe, Shandong province.

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London, 15.09.2016

Nucor Steel Berkeley orders SIAS surface inspection from Primetals Technologies

North American steel producer Nucor Steel Berkeley has awarded Primetals Technologies the order to supply a SIAS surface inspection system for the company´s hot strip mill in Huger, South Carolina.

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London, 13.09.2016

Tyasa orders reversing cold rolling mill from Primetals Technologies

Talleres y Aceros S.A. de C.V.(Tyasa), a Mexican steel producer, has awarded Primetals Technologies an order to supply a new reversing cold rolling mill for its production plant in Ixtaczoquitlan.

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London, 16.08.2016

Continuous slab caster from Primetals Technologies goes on stream at CSP in Brazil

A two-strand continuous slab caster supplied by Primetals Technologies has gone on stream at Companhia Siderúrgica do Pecém (CSP), a Brazilian steel producer.

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London, 11.08.2016

Primetals Technologies to supply new billet stand and combination saw to Třinecké železárny

Primetals Technologies will supply a new billet stand and a combination saw for the production of bar steel with round and square cross-sections.

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London, 09.08.2016

Primetals Technologies wins another order from aluminum producer AMAG rolling to modernize rolling stands

Primetals Technologies has won an order from AMAG rolling GmbH, an Austrian aluminum producer, to modernize the drive technology on the four-high cold rolling stand in its Ranshofen plant.

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London, 02.08.2016

Primetals Technologies replaces LD (BOF) converter for ArcelorMittal Ruhrort in Germany

Primetals Technologies has won an order from ArcelorMittal Ruhrort GmbH to replace the LD (BOF) converter “K2”.

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London, 28.07.2016

Primetals Technologies ships highest capacity roll unit for Chinese wire rod mill

Primetals Technologies has produced the market’s highest capacity 250 mm ultra heavy-duty (UHD) roll unit for high speed wire rod mills in the first phase of a high speed wire rod mill upgrade for a major Chinese steel producer.

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London, 19.07.2016

Primetals Technologies to modernize drive technology in aluminum cold rolling mill for Alunorf

Primetals Technologies has received an order from Aluminium Norf GmbH (Alunorf), Neuss, to modernize the drive technology of its KW5 tandem cold rolling mill.

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London, 14.07.2016

First coil processed at Baosteel Zhanjiang on continuous galvanizing line supplied by Primetals Technologies

At the production facility of Chinese steelmaker Baosteel Zhanjiang Iron & Steel Co. Ltd., a continuous galvanizing line (CGL) supplied by Primetals Technologies, processed the first coil at the end of March.

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London, 12.07.2016

Kobelco Millcon Steel modernizes wire rod mill with Primetals Technologies equipment

To increase its local supply of special steel products, Kobelco Millcon Steel Co., Ltd. is modernizing a wire rod mill in Rayong, Thailand with equipment supplied by Primetals Technologies.

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London, 05.07.2016

Industry 4.0 from a single source: Primetals Technologies and PSI cooperate on production management solutions for steel industry

Primetals Technologies Germany GmbH, Erlangen, and PSI Metals GmbH, Düsseldorf, have signed a cooperation agreement on the sale and implementation of Industry 4.0 (Industrial Internet) production management solutions for the steel and aluminum industries.

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London, 05.07.2016

Primetals Technologies receives first order for a selective waste gas recirculation system (SWGR) for a sinter plant in China

Chinese steel producer Shandong Iron & Steel Corporation Limited (Shansteel) has ordered a selective waste gas recirculation (SWGR) system from Primetals Technologies for its new sinter plant in Rizhao, Shandong Province.

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London, 30.06.2016

Primetals Technologies receives final acceptance for new secondary dedusting system at voestalpine in Linz

voestalpine Stahl GmbH has given Primetals Technologies the final acceptance certificate for the Seku 3.1 secondary dedusting system in the Linz plant.

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London, 14.06.2016

JSW Steel issues final acceptance for new process optimization in two steel works in Vijayanagar

Primetals Technologies has received the final acceptance certificate from JSW Steel for the new process automation system in a total of 25 subsystems in the SMS-1 und SMS-2 steel works in Vijayanagar, in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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London, 09.06.2016

Primetals Technologies to supply bar rolling mill to Capitol Steel in the Philippines

Primetals Technologies, in cooperation with Automazioni Industriali Capitanio S.r.l. (AIC), has received an order from Capitol Steel Corporation (Capitol Steel) to supply a new bar rolling mill for its plant in Quezon City, Philippines.

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London, 07.06.2016

Primetals Technologies to modernize electric arc furnace for BGH in Freital

Primetals Technologies has received an order from German steel producer BGH Edelstahlwerke GmbH to modernize the electric arc furnace at its Freital site in order to optimize the furnace movements and convert its tapping system.

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London, 02.06.2016

Novelis orders roll coolant spray system for Aluminum hot strip mill in Yeongju, Korea from Primetals Technologies

Novelis Korea Ltd has placed an order with Primetals Technologies for a new roll coolant spray system for their Aluminum hot strip mill in their Yeongju plant, Republic of Korea. Aim of the project is to further improve strip quality.

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London, 01.06.2016

AHMSA starts operation of normalizing line supplied by Primetals Technologies

In May, the first plate was processed on a normalizing line supplied by Primetals Technologies to Mexican steel producer Altos Hornos de México S.A.B de C.V. (AHMSA).

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LD (BOF) converter from Primetals Technologies in the Steel Melt Shop no. 2 of JSW Steel in Vijayanagar

London, 18.05.2016

Primetals Technologies receives FAC for last of four LD (BOF) converters supplied to JSW Steel

In April, Indian steelmaker Jindal South West Steel Ltd. (JSW Steel) issued the Final Acceptance Certificate (FAC) for the last of four LD (BOF) converters ordered from Primetals Technologies in September 2014, which had been started up in January.

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London, 28.04.2016

H.E.S issues Primetals Technologies with final acceptance for modernized bar mill

H.E.S. Hennigsdorfer Elektrostahlwerke GmbH (H.E.S), a company in the Riva Group, has issued Primetals Technologies with the final acceptance certificate for a modernized, turnkey bar mill in Hennigsdorf, in the German state of Brandenburg.

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London, 26.04.2016

Primetals Technologies to modernize automation system in Novelis Pinda aluminum hot strip mill

Brazilian aluminum producer Novelis do Brazil Ltda. has commissioned Primetals Technologies to modernize the automation system installed in its hot strip mill in Pindamonhangaba in the state of São Paulo.

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ESP Line Number 2 from Primetals Technologies in Operation at Rizhao Steel

London, 21.04.2016

Primetals Technologies receives final acceptance from Rizhao for the first three Arvedi ESP lines

Chinese steel producer Rizhao Steel Group Co., Ltd (Rizhao) awarded Primetals Technologies the final acceptance certificate (FAC) for three of a total of five Arvedi ESP lines. For two of the lines, the FACs where received in January, for the third one on April 1.

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Computer-animated depiction of an LD (BOF) converter from Primetals Technologies

London, 19.04.2016

Primetals Technologies to replace two LD converters in Dąbrowa Górnicza for ArcelorMittal Poland

ArcelorMittal Poland S.A. has given Primetals Technologies an order to replace LD (BOF) converters #1 and #3 in its Dąbrowa Górnicza steel works. The new converters will have a tapping weight of 325 metric tons and the project will be executed on a turnkey basis.

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London, 14.04.2016

Acoustic Expert from Primetals Technologies monitors bag filters in dedusting plant at voestalpine

At the end of January, a new acoustic monitoring system was brought into operation in the secondary dedusting plant 3.1. at voestalpine Stahl GmbH in Linz, Austria.

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Copper rod mill processing line supplied by Primetals Technologies via Southwire Company, LLC.

London, 07.04.2016

Primetals Technologies copper rod mill sold to Southwire for end user Ningbo in China

Ordering a second mill identical to one supplied to the Southwire Company, LLC of Carrollton, Georgia, USA by Primetals Technologies in 2010, Ningbo Jintian Copper (Group) Co. Ltd. has signed a contract with Southwire for an SCR 3000 copper rod mill. The new mill will operate in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province, China. Start up is expected in the fall of 2017.

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150-metric-ton twin electric arc furnace at Baosteel in Shanghai, China.

London, 05.04.2016

Primetals Technologies modernizes twin electric arc furnace at Baosteel in Shanghai, China

Primetals Technologies has won an order from China's Baoshan Iron & Steel Co. Ltd. (Baosteel) to modernize a more than 20-year old DC twin electric arc furnace at its Shanghai plant. The project involves redesigning both the upper and lower vessels and installing new anodes in each case.

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London, 31.03.2016

Primetals Technologies and Fakoor Sanat Teheran sign cooperation agreement worth 1.8 billion euros on steel projects in Iran

During an Austrian-Iranian business forum in Vienna, Austria, Primetals Technologies and Fakoor Sanat Teheran Engineering Co. signed a general agreement on jointly implementing various projects in the Iranian steel industry.

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London, 30.03.2016

Hot rolling mill from Primetals Technologies produces first coil in Vietnam for Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Co.

Primetals Technologies has supplied a hot rolling mill to the new steel works in Vung Ang, Vietnam, which is owned by the Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Corporation (FHS).

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London, 24.03.2016

Primetals Technologies to modernize minimill of Abinsk Electric Steel Works in Russia

Abinsk Electric Steel Work, a Russian producer of long products, has signed a contract with Primetals Technologies to modernize the electric arc furnace, ladle furnace and 6-strand continuous billet caster in the company's minimill.

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London, 17.03.2016

Primetals Technologies successfully modernized an annealing and pickling line of Aperam Genk

Primetals Technologies successfully realized the modernization of an annealing and pickling line of Aperam Genk in Belgium. The objectives of the project were to upgrade the drive technology and optimize the strip tension control.

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London, 08.03.2016

Primetals Technologies to modernize continuous billet caster for Valbruna in Italy

Primetals Technologies has received an order from Italian steel producer Acciaierie Valbruna S.p.a. to modernize the three-strand continuous billet caster at its Bolzano site. Under the project the plant will be able to produce stainless steel and special alloy bars with larger cross-sections up to 180 millimeters.

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London, 25.02.2016

Severstal orders ladle furnace from Primetals Technologies for its Cherepovets converter steel works

Primetals Technologies has received an order from PAO Severstal, a Russian steel producer, to supply a new twin ladle furnace for its Cherepovets converter steel works. The ladle furnace can treat 375 metric ton charges of liquid steel with a treatment time not more than 45 minutes, and has an annual capacity of 4.8 million metric tons.

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London, 19.02.2016

Power X-HI stainless steel tandem cold mill from Primetals Technologies produces first coil at Beihai Chengde

In late December 2015, a stainless steel continuous tandem cold mill (TCM) supplied by Primetals Technologies to Beihai Chengde Stainless Steel Co. (Beihai Chengde) produced the first coil at the Beihai plant in the Chinese Guangxi Province.

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Steckel mill supplied by Primetals Technologies for the Ouro Branco production site of Brazilian steel producer Gerdau Ouro Bran

London, 17.02.2016

Gerdau Ouro Branco issues Final Acceptance Certificate for Steckel mill supplied by Primetals Technologies

Brazilian steel producer Gerdau has issued the Final Acceptance Certificate (FAC) for a new Steckel mill supplied by Primetals Technologies for its Ouro Branco production site in the state of Minas Gerais.

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Two pouring reels and transfer mast for bar in coil products from Primetals Technologies

London, 04.02.2016

Primetals Technologies to supply combination mill for Chinese special stainless steel market leader Yongxing

To expand into higher grade stainless products, Yongxing Special Stainless Steel Co., Ltd., has selected Primetals Technologies for the supply of a new combination bar, bar in coil and wire rod mill in Huzhou, China.

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Power Cooling unit in operation

London, 28.01.2016

Primetals Technologies extends intensive cooling section on ThyssenKrupp hot strip mill

Primetals Technologies has completed work for ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe AG on expanding the intensive cooling section of hot strip mill 2 in Duisburg-Beeckerwerth. The "Power Cooling" system from Primetals Technologies, operational since December 2010 and substantially enlarged in 2014, has passed its acceptance test.

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Bécancour, QC – Canada, 28.01.2016

Société Internationale Métallique selects Midrex and Primetals Technologies to build new HBI plant in Quebec

Société Internationale Métallique (SIM) has chosen Midrex Technologies, Inc. and its construction licensee Primetals Technologies to furnish the equipment and oversee the technological aspect of its project to build a 2.0 million ton-per-year (MTPY) hot briquetted iron (HBI) plant in the Bécancour Waterfront Industrial Park, a public-owned industrial park on the shores of the Saint-Lawrence River (Quebec, Canada); the site is a year-round deep water port and connected to major North American rail and road infrastructure.

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London, 25.01.2016

Primetals Technologies to engineer continuous caster and secondary metallurgy facilities for MMKI

Primetals Technologies has received an order from Ukrainian steel producer "Iljitsch" Metallurgical Combinate in Mariupol (MMKI) to engineer a continuous slab caster, a twin ladle furnace with an alloying station, and the associated dedusting system.

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Continuous bloom caster from Primetals Technologies at Hyundai Steel in Dangjin, Korea

London, 19.01.2016

Continuous bloom caster and long-product rolling mills from Primetals Technologies started up at Hyundai

In October 2015, a continuous bloom casting machine, a large bar rolling mill and a small bar and wire rod mill supplied by Primetals Technologies were started up at the new special steel mill of Korean steel maker Hyundai Steel in Dangjin.

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London, 14.01.2016

Coil Handling and Compactor system from Primetals Technologies for French stainless steel mill receives FAC

French stainless steel wire rod producer Ugitech has awarded the final acceptance certificate to Primetals Technologies for its custom engineering solution to upgrade and automate the compacting and coil handling process in the company’s rod mill, which recently achieved all performance goals.

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Twin-strand continuous slab caster from Primetals Technologies

London, 12.01.2016

Shandong Iron & Steel orders two continuous slab casters from Primetals Technologies

Chinese steel producer Shandong Iron & Steel Group Rizhao Co., Ltd. has ordered two twin-strand continuous slab casters from Primetals Technologies.

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London, 17.12.2015

Nucor Nebraska selects Primetals Technologies to upgrade coil handling system

The combination bar-in-coil and rod mill at Nucor Nebraska will have upgraded coil handling equipment designed and installed by Primetals Technologies in September 2016.

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London, 15.12.2015

Primetals Technologies receives final acceptance for wire rod mill upgrade from OneSteel in Australia

Primetals Technologies has received the final acceptance certificate from OneSteel Market Mills in Australia for installed upgrades at its Laverton Wire Rod Mill. Improvements to the water cooling line and laying head have already resulted in higher finishing speeds on small diameter products.

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Two-strand continuous slab caster modernized by Primetals Technologies

London, 10.12.2015

Continuous slab caster modernized by Primetals Technologies goes into operation at ArcelorMittal Bremen

The second strand of the continuous slab caster modernized by Primetals Technologies for German steel producer ArcelorMittal Bremen GmbH has now been brought into operation.

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London, 08.12.2015

Primetals Technologies to modernize another LD (BOF) converter for Mechel in Chelyabinsk

Primetals Technologies has won an order from the Mechel Group to modernize an LD (BOF) converter in the steel works of the Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant (ChMK) in Russia.

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Rebar rolling mill supplied by Primetals Technologies

London, 03.12.2015

Newly designed rebar rolling mill from Primetals Technologies performs well at Kalika Steel in India

At the Indian steel producer Kalika Steel Alloys Pvt. Ltd. (Kalika Steel), a new rebar rolling mill supplied by Primetals Technologies and started up earlier this year recently achieved all agreed performance parameters.

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Two-strand continuous slab casters from Primetals Technologies at Baosteel Zhanjiang

London, 01.12.2015

Two continuous slab casters from Primetals Technologies go into operation at Baosteel Zhanjiang

Two two-strand continuous slab casters from Primetals Technologies went into operation in September at Baosteel Zhanjiang, a subsidiary company of the Chinese corporation Baoshan Iron and Steel Co Ltd. (Baosteel).

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New secondary dedusting system from Primetals Technologies

London, 27.11.2015

Primetals Technologies receives final acceptance for secondary dedusting system at Třinecké Železárny

Třinecký inženýring, a.s. has given Primetals Technologies the final acceptance certificate for the modernized secondary dedusting system installed in the Třinecké Železárny a.s. converter steel works.

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London, 24.11.2015

Primetals Technologies to supply residuals briquetting plant for voestalpine Stahl HBI plant in Corpus Christi

Primetals Technologies received an order for a briquetting plant for the complete recycling of dusts and sludges in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA.

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London, 17.11.2015

Primetals Technologies to supply receiving substation with SVC system for Frisa meltshop in Mexico

Global forgings manufacturer Frisa Forjados S.A. de C.V. recently awarded Primetals Technologies a multi-million dollar contract for the supply of a 230/34.5kV substation and a Static Var Compensation (SVC) system for their new meltshop in Villa de Garcia, Mexico.

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London, 17.11.2015

Primetals Technologies to supply receiving substation with SVC system

Global forgings manufacturer Frisa Forjados S.A. de C.V. recently awarded Primetals Technologies a multi-million dollar contract for the supply of a 230/34.5kV substation and a Static Var Compensation (SVC) system for their new meltshop in Villa de Garcia, Mexico.

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London, 10.11.2015

Primetals Technologies starts up first of three LD (BOF) converters at SSAB in Finland

In October, the first of three LD (BOF) converters supplied by Primetals Technologies commenced operation at the Raahe, Finland works of SSAB Europe Oy. With almost unchanged space requirements, the new converters have a larger reaction volume.

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London, 03.11.2015

Primetals Technologies to modernize LD (BOF) converter for HKM in Germany

Primetals Technologies has won an order from Hüttenwerke Krupp Mannesmann GmbH (HKM) to modernize LD (BOF) converter No. 2 in its Duisburg, Germany plant.

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London, 21.10.2015

Primetals Technologies offers new electrode control system for electric arc and ladle furnaces

With „Melt Expert“, Primetals Technologies offers a new electrode control system for operators of electric arc and ladle furnaces. The new system unifies the advantages of the previous solutions.

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London, 19.10.2015

Tangshan orders two continuous galvanizing lines from Primetals Technologies

Tangshan Iron and Steel Group Co. Ltd., a Chinese steel producer, has awarded Primetals Technologies an order to supply two continuous galvanizing lines to expand cold rolling mill no. 2 at its Tangshan plant in Hebei Province.

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London, 08.10.2015

First LD (BOF) converter from Primetals Technologies started up at JSW Steel

In mid-September a new LD (BOF) converter supplied by Primetals Technologies was started up in the Steel Melt Shop no. 2 in Vijayanagar, Toranagallu of Indian steelmaker Jindal South West Steel Ltd. (JSW Steel). Since then, the converter is in full production mode.

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London, 05.10.2015

Rizhao produces ultra-thin hot strip on Arvedi ESP plant for the first time

In July, the Chinese steel producer, Rizhao Steel Group Co., Ltd (Rizhao), produced ultra-thin hot strip with thickness of 0.8 millimeters on the Arvedi ESP (Endless Strip Production) plant no. 1 supplied by Primetals Technologies for the first time.

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London, 30.09.2015

Erdemir orders continuous galvanizing line from Primetals Technologies

Turkish steel producer Erdemir awarded Primetals Technologies an order to supply a turnkey, continuous galvanizing line for its Ereğli Plant on the Black Sea coast. The project includes erection and civil works and will be handled in an open consortium with a local Turkish company.

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London, 28.09.2015

Primetals Technologies to supply bar mill to Amreli Steels in Pakistan

Primetals Technologies has received an order to supply a bar mill to Amreli Steels Ltd., a rebar steel producer based in Karachi, Pakistan. The rolling mill is designed to produce around 400,000 metric tons of reinforcing steel and round bars every year.

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London, 16.09.2015

Primetals Technologies receives final acceptance from Elbe-Stahlwerke Feralpi for continuous billet caster

Elbe-Stahlwerke Feralpi GmbH (ESF), a German steel producer and part of the Feralpi Group, has issued the final acceptance certificate for a modernized, five-strand continuous billet caster in its Riesa plant. Primetals Technologies received the order in May 2014.

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