It is common to see solar energy panels on land and on roofs, but one German company is now exploring the untapped potential of lakes to generate energy. Developed by Zimmermann, the Zim Float photovoltaic (PV) system can be deployed on almost any body of freshwater, and it benefits from the cooling effect of the lake to maximise power generation while limiting evaporation.

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Primetals Technologies has received the final acceptance certificate (FAC) from China's Baoshan Iron & Steel Co. Ltd. (Baosteel) for the modernization of a more than 20 year old DC twin electric arc furnace at its Shanghai plant.

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As the first company in Argentina to use SSAB’s Hardox® 500 Tuf wear plate in tipper truck bodies, Industrias Baco has seen customer satisfaction surge. Product lifespan has been extended by about 30 percent, and 90 percent of the company’s tipper bodies are now made of Hardox® wear plate.

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  • Level 2 system from Primetals Technologies replaces existing automation solution
  • Harmonization of the automation on all continuous casters simplifies production processes
  • The new calculation algorithms and software models potentially take the machine performance to the next level, having improved cooling, speed- and width control

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