SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH has reported a 16.5% increase in sales volume for 2018 to 2,093 kilotons, up from 1,797 kilotons in 2017.
Ascometal is celebrating 25 years of existence of its CREAS research and development center (Centre de REcherche et de développement AScometal).
In July 2016 Ascometal entered into exclusive discussions with Vallourec regarding the Saint-Saulve steel mill for a takeover of 60% share of that unit, Vallourec keeping a 40% share.
Boulogne-Billancourt: Vallourec, a specialist in premium tubular solutions, has recently started exclusive negotiations with Ascometal, a producer of special steels, with a view to the sale of its majority holding in the Saint-Saulve steel mill (Hauts-de-France region).
Ascometal, France, has awarded a contract for the supply of an automation system for a 4-strand vertical bloom caster. The contract was awarded to the automation business area of Voest-Alpine Industrieanlagenbau (VAI).