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  • London, March 11, 2024

    Primetals Technologies Awarded by South Korean Steel Producer for Rapid Recovery from Fire Incident

    In 2022, a fire struck the drive room at SeAH Besteel’s large bar mill in Gunsan, South Korea. The entire drive system was damaged, and an urgent recovery of the complete system was needed. Primetals Technologies was able to meet the deadline and started up the plant within the given time frame. For this extraordinary effort, Primetals Technologies was honoured with an appreciation award by SeAH Besteel, highlighting the close partnership between the two companies.

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  • London, February 28, 2024

    Primetals Technologies to Supply Chinese Steel Producer with Reversing Cold Mill

    Primetals Technologies has been selected by Chinese steel producer Anshan Iron and Steel Group to supply a reversing cold mill for its steel plant in Anshan City, Liaoning province. The new 20-high HZ-mill will produce high-strength silicon steel of exceptional structural quality for the fast-growing electrical steel market.

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  • London, February 14, 2024

    Primetals Technologies to Streamline Hoa Phat’s Production Management

    Leading Southeast Asian steel producer Hoa Phat Dung Quat Steel has recently chosen Primetals Technologies for the implementation of a manufacturing execution system (MES). The new software will manage production orders and material properties across the new production lines at the integrated steel plant in Dung Quat, Quang Ngai Province, Vietnam.

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  • London, February 07, 2024

    Hyundai Steel Orders Heavy Plate Mill Equipment from Primetals Technologies to Increase Productivity

    Recently, Primetals Technologies received an order from Hyundai Steel for the installation of a new intermediate cooling (IC) technology at its heavy plate mill line located in Dangjin, South Korea. This enhancement will substantially increase the mill’s productivity, enabling the production of high-quality steel plates tailored to the most demanding markets, including the shipbuilding and oil and gas industries.

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  • London, January 31, 2024

    Primetals Technologies’ Revamp of AOD Converter Shop Ensures Productivity Improvements

    Italian special stainless steel producer ASONEXT has tasked Primetals Technologies with the revamp of its 40-ton argon-oxygen decarburization (AOD) converter shop at its facilities in Brescia, Italy. ASONEXT is targeting small production lots of special stainless steel grades and alloys for high-tech applications. This niche poses a challenge to the production process, including the performance of the AOD converter.

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