Essen – thyssenkrupp Materials Hungary, a company of the Materials Services business area, has further expanded its site in the Hungarian capital Budapest. Within ten months, a new warehouse and processing hall was built.
Düsseldorf – On 26 September 2019, only 14 months from the placement of the order, Ningbo Iron & Steel Co., Ltd., China, issued to SMS group the FAC (Final Acceptance Certificate) for the successful execution of the laminar cooling modernization in its HSM.
Brussels – The World Steel Association (worldsteel) today released its Short Range Outlook (SRO) for 2019 and 2020. In 2019 worldsteel forecasts that steel demand in China will grow by 7.8% to reach 900.1 Mt and the rest of the world is expected to record 0.2% growth to 874.9 Mt.
Essen – Yesterday’s World Standard Day was intended to raise awareness of how important standards and uniform regulations can be. Standards and certifications are probably more important in the aerospace industry than any other.
Duisburg – Based on preliminary figures the operating income (EBITDA) of Klöckner & Co SE for the third quarter 2019 is expected to be €26 million before material special effects and therefore within the previously published guidance range of €25-35 million.
Duisburg – Record temperatures, the Greta effect, CO2 tax – climate change is dominating the headlines and putting other environmental issues in the shade. But there are other substances beside CO2 that have an impact on the environment.
Düsseldorf – In close partnership with Hertwich Engineering, a company of SMS group, Exlabesa put into operation a continuous homogenizing plant at its Padrón-based facility in 2018. Following this investment, Exlabesa has now ordered a PR130 multi-chamber melting furnace.