Guild International announced that they have been chosen to supply a state-of-the-art fiber laser welder for a new direct rolling, annealing and pickling line being built for one of the largest steel producers in the world.
Yieh United Steel Corporation will spend TWD 3.58 billion to install a new stainless continuous pickling, annealing, and cold rolling production line at its China production base. Designed to produce 700,000tns, the new production line is designed to increase the company’s cold rolled capacity to 2.1 million tns from the current 1.4 million tns. The new line is scheduled for completion in 2013.
Outokumpu has revealed details of another major investment at its flagship works in Tornio, Finland.
ThyssenKrupp Acciai Speciali Terni and SMS Demag have signed a contract for the construction of a new annealing and pickling line for stainless hot-rolled strip in Terni, Italy.
ThyssenKrupp Acciai Speciali Terni SpA, Italy, has placed an order for delivery of an inline skin pass mill with associated equipment with SMS Demag INNSE SpA, Italy.
BUTTING has invented the HeRo® (Heat resisting Roller), made of special alloys such as 602 CA, 601 H or 800 H.
Boltech Inc. has completed installation, start-up, and commissioning of a new coil transfer and storage system at Nucor Steel's flat-rolling mini-mill in Berkeley County, South Carolina, USA.
Andritz will supply Ningbo Baoxin Stainless, one of the largest stainless steel producers in China, with a 20-high-rolling mill as well as an annealing and pickling line for hot-rolled stainless steel strip with a total value of more than EUR 50 million.
On 7 May AvestaPolarit's Tornio Works were inaugurated, marking the end of a three-year phase in the investment project to more than double the steelmaking and rolling capacity for stainless steel at the works.
In January 2003, operation restarted at ABS Luna's ONA (ON-line Annealing) chamber, which had been down for major modifications, including doubling chamber's length.
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