where to meet us
05. - 06.09.2018
Bangladesh Steel 2018
Radisson Blu Chittagong Bay View, Chittagong 4000, Bangladesh
25. - 25.09.2018
STEELVIA - Global Steel Innovations Forum (organized by SteelMint Events)
United Arab Emirates
25. - 27.09.2018
ICSTI - International Congress on the Science
Schloss Schönbrunn, Austria, Vienna
09. - 11.10.2018
Aluminium 2018 - 12th Word Trade Fair & Conference.
Messe Dusseldorf, Halls 9-14 Stockumer Kirchstraße 61, 40474
14. - 17.10.2018
110th Meeting of Galvanizers Association Annual Conference
The Peabody Memphis, USA
24. - 26.10.2018
China Symposium on Sustainable Steelmaking Technology 2018 (CSST 2018)
The Convention assumes a multi-seminar character, with particular attention to the automotive, packaging and mechanics sectors in general, in accordance with the industrial vocation of the Emilia Romagna territory. The technical sessions will be organized in such a way as to favor the direct involvement of the specialists of the various disciplines and that of young metallurgists and PhD students.
Some themes of the conference are
∙ Steels and cast irons,
∙ Non-ferrous alloys,
∙ Processes and plants,
∙ Physical metallurgy,
∙ Metallic foams and more...
The Surface Inspection Summit (SIS) is the industry event for the surface inspection community. Manufacturers of OIS meet users; the active and open exchange promotes the further development of products and brings open questions to the manufacturers. Through comprehensive talks users can learn more about product developments as well as the current state of research at Germany’s renowned institutes and in industrial research projects.Read more
In 2017, over 140 delegates from more than 80 companies joined us for 3 days of networking and to hear the latest market outlooks from some of the industry’s biggest names. Meeting with so many industry peers and gaining exclusive insight will help you to capitalise on the recovery in the stainless market or prepare for further challenges to come. With 3 full days of expert content and two field trips for both flat and long products planned for 2018, this conference continues to be the must-attend event for all those involved in the stainless and special steel markets.Read more
- Innovations: Target Groups: Emerging Markets (MENA, India, Vietnam, Indonesia, North Africa, Iran) but also China, US and Europe
- Conference: 35-40 technical presentations will be held (approx. 2-9 for PT)
- Workshop (parallel to Conference): A workshop area can be booked for approx. 3 hours to showcase other few innovations
- Exhibition: approx. 150 companies will be part of the exhibition size of booth approx. 10 m²
- Expected participation: 1200-1600 people (600-800 entities)
- Participation costs:
- speakers: free
- approx. 400-700 USD
The Congress will provide a forum for best practice and state-of-the-art technology. It will also take a look at developments in the foreseeable future. We are looking forward to welcoming you in VIENNA.Read more
Market presentations by industry experts, Midrex management, and technology partners Technical presentations by MIDREX® Plant operators, Midrex management, engineers, technologists, Construction Licensees, and technology partners.
The AIKW is a registered professional organization for roll pass designers and rolling mill engineers with a main emphasis in the field of hot rolled long products. The aim of the Association is to maintain and to deepen the members' skills acquired during theit basic training and subsequent practical work and to promote the exchange of experience between members.
In this respect, regular scientific conferences with presentations on specific topical subjects and plant visits make an important contribution. International speakers are invited to these conferences to give presentations on specific subjects of rolling mill technology and adjacent areas of production engineering, plant engineering and organization.
In addition to members, any interested individual working in the steel industry or in the field of mechanical engineering, plant engineering or in the supplying industry, as well as university and polytechnic students and students from technical and master craftspeople schools may participate in the conferences and visits offered.Read more
You are invited to join us at the Aluminium 2018 - 12th Word Trade Fair & Conference. ALUMINIUM 2018 is the world's leading trade show and B2B-platform for the aluminium industry and its main applications. It is THE must-attend event for the aluminium industry and a powerful sourcing platform by uniting producers, processors and also end-consumers as well as technology suppliers.Read more
After the great success of the 21st IAS Steel Conference 2016 and with the new biannual frequency, the entire steel community is called to the 22nd IAS Steel Conference and Expo IAS 2018, using the same criteria as previous years, ranging from raw materials to end products, and including a special session on Steel Industry 4.0, currently one of the utmost interest for the steelmaking community.Read more
Metal-Expo provides a perfect opportunity to know the latest achievements of the industry for it is attended by the leading ferrous and non-ferrous producers, as well as heavy-engineering and metalworking companies from many world countries.
Many conferences, seminars and roundtables will be held during the exhibition. Metal Craft Festival with the participation of the most skillful artists from many Russian regions will become one the highlights of the event.Read more
Primetals Technologies invites users of our blast furnace process optimization system to receive feedback and discuss possibilities for the future
Consultants Day on Primetals Technologies Developments and Achievements in Agglomeration and Iron Making – Ranchi, Jamshedpur and Kolkata, India
June 26 – 28, 2018
Primetals Technologies presented the portfolio along with references to the consultants in India in the following areas: "Waste Gas Recirculation, new development & innovations on Sinter Plant, bringing focus on PT straight grate Pelletizing Technology", "Primetals Technologies Agglomeration Project references in India" and "COREX®, FINEX® and MIDREX® technology". Three sessions were held in three different cities in India, with many participants from Tata Consulting Engineers Limited, M N Dastur & Company (P) Limited, , MECON Limited and Centre for Engineering & Technology (CET), SAIL.
SMR's Asian Stainless Steel Forum – Shanghai, China
June 27 – 28, 2018
SMR Asia Stainless Steel Summit is a very important event in stainless steel and special steel industry in Asia with focus on China. The motto of this year’s conference was on “One Belt, One Road”, which influences the stainless steel business landscape. More than 180 participants joined the conference, they were from stainless steel producers, distributors, raw material suppliers and also technology providers. Many large stainless steel producers, TISCO, Fuxin, ZPSS, Beihai Chengde, JISCO, ZPSS, Aperam, Outukumpo, Thyssen-Krupp, Cogne were present. Following the One Belt, One Road initiatives, many Chinese companies are doing investment abroad, especially in Indonesia, due to the available valuable Ni-ore there. As SS steelmaking market leader, Primetals Technologies used this event to promote company business. A presentation about our new solution - TPO (Through-Process Optimization for best quality and highest output at lowest cost of steel plants) was made by Dr. Y. Zhai to promote this for stainless steel producers.
Invent Arena, International Inventors Exhibition – Třinec , Czech Republic
June 20 – 22, 2018
The event took place in Trinec which lies in the regional center of metal industry in Czech Republic. Primetals Technologies had a booth at Invent Arena showing innovative solutions and smart applications, distributing Metals magazines and promotional leaflets to the visitors. Most of the visitors came to the Primetals Technologies booth from the metal companies belonging to the group of Trinecke zelezarny-Moravia Steel, the largest metal group in Czech Republic. The biggest interest was shown to solutions as Dry Slag Granulation, WinLink, Process Expert software or Bio Fermentation technologies.
MiningWorld Central Asia – Astana , Kazakhstan
June 19 – 21, 2018
Showcasing Primetals Technologies as the technology provider for the mining and ironmaking industry and engaging with potential new customers were the company's main goals for this year's World Mining Congress and affiliated tradeshow Mining World Central Asia. Booth visitors were especially interested in Primetals Technologies' hot briquetted iron direct reduction plants, beneficiation technologies such as the hybrid flotation cell, and pelletizing solutions. In addition, a paper was presented to promote the company's beneficiation and direct reduction technologies. Participating in this congress provided new insights into this dynamically developing central Asian region and also to check out potential business opportunities for the growing market of mining technology.
WMM’18 – 8th International Conference Magnetism and Metallurgy – Dresden, Germany
June 12 – 14, 2018
WMM brings together electrical engineers, who are engaged in applications of magnetic materials, research groups working on the development of magnetic materials, experts from the producer of magnetic materials as well as scientists from universities. Primetals Technologies presented the latest developments in fields of Hot-rolling, Cold-rolling and ESP for production of modern Si Electrical steels. The topics of Primetals Technologies presentations were “Solutions for Plant & Performance Improvement for Thin and Ultrathin High-Si Electrical Steel” and “Status, achievements and outlooks of endless steel strip production with a focus on electrical steels”
HBIS-Primetals 3rd Technology Summit – Shijiazhuang City, China
June 12 – 13, 2018
More than 200 management and technical experts from HBIS Group and subsidiaries participated in this event, while around 40 people from Primetals Technologies joined this Summit. Chairman Yu Yong of HBIS Group attended the opening session and delivered an opening speech. Mr. Aashish Gupta (Chief Sales Officer of Primetals Technologies) delivered an opening speech and a keynote speech. The theme of the Technology Summit was “Facing Made-in-China-2025”. There were 5 breakout sessions in parallel and experts from both Primetals Technologies and HBIS presented the latest technologies and developments, in total 58 papers were presented. Primetals Technologies and HBIS Group signed Comprehensive Strategic Partnership Framework Agreement in February, 2018 and the 3rd Technology Summit was held under the framework agreement.
Future Steel Forum – Warsaw, Poland
June 06 – 07, 2018
The Future Steel Forum is a steel industry-specific conference that was focused entirely on the subject of Industry 4.0 and it's relationship to steel production. During the two day program approximately 200 conferences visitors listen to presentations covering artificial intelligence, cyber security and ideas how steel industry is approaching digitalization. Primetals Technologies was present with a booth focusing on our digital portfolio and life demo systems for Through-Process Quality Control (TPQC) and the Process Expert for Long Rolling solutions. Beside different steel companies like Arcelor Mittal, US Steel, Tata Steel and others, also companies from the software business were attending in a considerable number (e.g. SAP, IBM, Accenture). Furthermore, Mr. Wolfgang Oberaigner (Head of TPQC) presented our new Through-Process Optimization solution in front of interested audience. The conference was a successful platform to exchange different ideas and digitalization concepts for the steel industry.
Russian & CIS Metals & Mining Summit – Moscow, Russia
May 22 – 23, 2018
150+ representatives from metallurgical, mining, logistics, engineering, finance, legal and many other companies have gathered in Moscow to participate in the Russian & CIS Metals & Mining Summit. Over 40 speakers have done interesting presentations and took part in discussions of the event.
Our own Johannes Rothberger (Technical Sales – Direct Reduction) held a very well-attended presentation on “LGOK III – One year of successful operation of the Midrex HBI plant” including topics such as "What was the start up curve of the LGOK 3 plant and how is the plant performance now?", "Trends in the steel industry and impact to the HBI market" and "How does the business case for an HBI producer in Russia look like?".
10th China International Steel Congress (CISA) – Beijing, China
May 16 – 19, 2018
The 10th China International Steel Congress was successfully convened in Beijing. The representatives of Primetals Technologies participated in and discussed with technical experts and industry peers on the hot topics in the metal industry in the forums. As sponsor of the event, Mr. Aashish Gupta made a keynote speech with ”The Future of Steelmaking”.
Metal + Metallurgy China – Beijing, China
May 16 - 19, 2018
With the theme of “Pioneers at heart”, Primetals Technologies participated in the Metal + Metallurgy China 2018 in Beijing. During the fair, experts from Primetals Technologies answered visitors’ inquiries about the technological innovations and process solutions in W1-B06 booth of the New China International Exhibition Center. With Mill 360°, visitors can experience the latest technologies and reference plants in a 360-degree virtual-reality environment.
Technology Day at SIJ ACRONI d.o.o. – Slovenia, Jesenice
May 17, 2018
Primetals Technologies conduced a full day of technical presentations to Acroni’s experts in the field of steel meltshop including CCM, HRM, CRM, R&D, project management and process automation. Acroni, one of the world leading producer of stainless steel, wear resistant, high tensile, tool and other special steel quarto plates showed big interest during the Industry 4.0 discussions as well as steckel mill automation, where the emphasize was put on specific benefits about neural network, multipoint setup, and camera system for strip steering. With various video clips and simulations, different solutions related to SENDZIMIR rolling mill, EA upgrades, continuous casting upgrade packages and meltshop automation (incl. logistics and production planning) were also presented and discussed. Furthermore, the Primetals Technologies’ eService platform m.space and the current eServices in the areas of spare parts, document management, e-learning and condition monitoring were also presented in order to increase efficiency and productivity by spare part processing or predictive maintenance.
AISTech 2018 Conference and Exposition – Philadelphia, PA, USA
May 07-09, 2018
Nearly 6,000 attendees learned about the latest trends in iron- and steel-making. At the technical conference, the experts and management team from Primetals Technologies presented 27 papers on the technologies that are moving the metals industry forward. At the exposition, numerous visitors to the Primetals Technologies booth enjoyed demonstrations and presentations on topics like Arvedi ESP, Through-Process Quality Control and Air Bearing Shapemeter.
6th International Steel Industry & Production Technologies Conference - Istanbul, Turkey
May 09, 2018
The event had more than 80 participants, most of them were Turkish steel producers, component manufacturers, and from associated fields to the iron- and steelmaking industry such as logistics, trade, magazines and public governmental affairs. Primetals Technologies’ speech by Kurt Herzog on the topic ‘How Digitalization can boost Quality, Productivity and Flexibility in Steel Production’ was received with great interest by the audience. The presentation focused on ‘strategic goals’ of steel producers, such as cost competitiveness or new steel grade production. Different Industry 4.0 solutions in Production Management System, Through Process Automation, Computerized Maintenance Systems, continuous recording, supervision of quality parameters, were among others topics discussed. Watch video
At the booth, Primetals Technologies visitors enjoyed several interactive exhibits such as 3-D animations of Quantum EAF, cold rolling facilities, pickling lines and the virtual visit to Brazil in one of the plants built by Primetals Technologies at Copacabana. Another eye-catcher were the 3-D effects on Primetals Technologies regular layout printouts which shows as a plant will be built right in front of the observer.
2018 International Symposium on Thin Slab Casting and Direct Rolling – Wuhan, China
April 25 – 27, 2018
TSCR 2018, jointly organized by the Chinese Society for Metals, China BaoWu Steel Group and Chinese Academy of Engineering, was successfully convened from April 25 – 27, 2018 in Wuhan. The technical experts and scholars from domestic and abroad discussed on thin slab / strip casting and rolling technologies. As sponsor of the event, Mr. Andreas Jungbauer (PTAT) delivered a keynote speech “The History – Presence – and Future of Thin Slab Casting and Rolling” at the plenary session and Mr. Thomas Lengauer (PTAT) made a technical presentation “Achievements at Rizhao Steels’s New ESP Complex Setting New Standards” at the parallel session.
Tube & Wire Düsseldorf 2018 - Düsseldorf, Germany
April 16 - 20, 2018
More than 71,500 visitors from 134 countries came to Dusseldorf, Germany to learn about trends and innovations in the Tube and Wire industries. The Primetals Technologies Long Rolling business shared their expertise in wire rod mills, while the Furnace Technologies team promoted its portfolio of heat-treat furnace solutions.
The first China Electric Steelmaking Forum - Beijing, China
April 16 - 17, 2018
The first China Electric Steelmaking Forum was successfully convened on April 17, 2018 in Beijing by Chinese Society for Metals (CSM). Over 450 representatives from government, steelmaking corporations, electric furnace manufacturers, investment and financing institutes, colleges, research institutes and media, participated in this forum. As the sponsor of the event, Mr. Achim Winkhold from Primetals Technologies Germany and Mr. Yang Tao from Primetals Technologies China introduced the EAF Quantum - a quantum leap to the future of electric steelmaking technology.
X. International Industrial Forum Chelyabinsk - Chelyabinsk, Russia
April 10 - 12, 2018
The Tenth International Industrial Forum "Reconstruction of Industrial Enterprises – Breakthrough Technologies in Metallurgy and Machine Building" and the 18th International Exhibition "Ural Industrial and Economic Week" was held from 10 to 12 April in Chelyabinsk. Primetals Technologies was an official partner of this event and it was presented following topics: Industry 4.0 and Blast Furnace Production technology for the following companies: Mechel, MMK, Metalloinvest, ChelyabGipromez. We thank the collaboration of our business partners who visit us at the event, as well as our speakers Markus Ringhofer, Paul Freeman, David Osborne and Dieter Bettinger for their great presentations.