Today, SSAB, LKAB and Vattenfall are taking a decisive step toward fossil-free steelmaking with the start-up of HYBRIT’s globally unique pilot plant for the production of fossil-free sponge iron. Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven started up the plant together with Isabella Lövin, Minister for Environment and Climate and Deputy Prime Minister, Martin Lindqvist, President and CEO of SSAB, Jan Moström, President and CEO of LKAB and Magnus Hall, President and CEO of Vattenfall. SSAB, LKAB and Vattenfall aim to create a complete value chain for fossil-free steel.

User Rating: 5 / 5

Star ActiveStar ActiveStar ActiveStar ActiveStar Active

User Rating: 5 / 5

Star ActiveStar ActiveStar ActiveStar ActiveStar Active

In May, PJSC “Ilyich Iron and Steel Works of Mariupol” (Ilyich Steel) issued the FAC for the revamp of its 1,700 mm hot strip mill (HSM 1700). The revamp of HSM 1700 further increases MMKI’s competitiveness through the extension of product mix and range, improvement of quality, increase of productivity and reduction of production costs. Production capacity will grow from 1.36 to 2.5 million tons per year. A state-of-the-art automation system makes the plant ready for Industry 4.0.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive

The homogenizing and annealing furnace for aluminium slabs and billets supplied to and installed into the Rusal facility in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, was specifically designed in order to guarantee the maximum degree of flexibility as per the requirements of a top-performance R&D facility.

User Rating: 5 / 5

Star ActiveStar ActiveStar ActiveStar ActiveStar Active

AMAG rolling GmbH, an aluminum producer, has awarded Primetals Technologies an order to modernize the four-high cold rolling stand at its site in Ranshofen, Austria. The modernization project will include renewal of the technological controls with gauge and flatness control, replacement of the technological measuring instruments, implementation of Level 2 process automation, renewal of the electrical and

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive

No material is as substainable as steel. All the more reason why green steel is one of the main topics for the steel industry in the new decade. However, competences and technical possibilities have reached different levels of development across the sector. One of the pioneers in the manufacture of green steel is Deutsche Edelstahlwerke (DEW). The company in the SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH Group offers its customers solutions that are low on CO2.

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive