The integrated steel plant is here to stay for the foreseeable future. But it will undergo considerable changes due to governmental pressure and market demands. This session presents the required medium-term strategies.
This presentation was part of the Pioneers Connect 21 virtual conference by Primetals Technologies, held April 13–14, 2021.
Dr. Gerald Wimmer
Vice President, Converter Steelmaking, Primetals Technologies
Gerald holds a PhD in mechanical engineering and a master's degree in international business administration. He joined the Converter Steelmaking team at Primetals Technologies (at that time Siemens VAI) in 2009 as an expert for simulations and started to build up a simulation team. After holding a position for technology and innovation, he assumed business responsibility for converter steelmaking in 2016. His main expertise is in the area of business development and innovations for processes and equipment. He holds several patents for converter equipment.
Marketing and Communications, Primetals Technologies
Since 2017 Martin has been working as Editor for Marketing and Communications at Primetals Technologies.