Tag: Krefeld

Krefeld cold rolling plant expansion completed

The NIFO project reached its final milestone when the construction of the new pickling line was completed at the Krefeld cold rolling plant in Germany.

Outokumpu completes ramp down of Bochum melt shop

Outokumpu announced the completion of the Bochum melt shop ramp-down in Germany. The last melt was marked with a ceremony honouring over 100 years of stainless steel operations in Bochum that have now ended. “Today is naturally a sad occasion, marking the end of an era of stainless steel production in Bochum, but a necessary measure to balance our production capacity in Europe.

ThyssenKrupp to upgrade stainless facility

ThyssenKrupp AG intends to reduce the effect of nickel prices on its stainless steel unit by upgrading a facility to produce a type of the alloy that does not require nickel.

ThyssenKrupp Nirosta invests in Krefeld plant

In order to optimize and develop the company's production sites, ThyssenKrupp will transfer production at its Benrath plant in Dusseldorf to Krefeld.

German streetcar fleet completely upgraded

Nineteen new low-floor streetcars have gone into regular service in Krefeld and concludes a local Krefeld success story, as large parts of the streetcar bodies were built from stainless steel made in the city by ThyssenKrupp Nirosta.  A total of 90mt of

Eco-friendly converter modernization

ThyssenKrupp Nirosta has completely modernized its converter facilities in Krefeld, Germany, and in so doing made a further contribution to lowering pollution in the area around the plant.

Stainless Xmas star

When the 76th annual televised tree lighting ceremony took place on 3 December, a huge star, weighing some 360kgs and made of stainless steel from ThyssenKrupp Nirosta in Krefeld, Germany, topped The Rockefeller Plaza Christmas tree.

Nirosta repairs

ThyssenKrupp Nirosta at Krefeld in Germany has ordered Andritz for rehabilitation of the stainless steel annealing and pickling lines which was damaged in a fire.

Andritz receives large order

Andritz has received an order from ThyssenKrupp Nirosta, Krefeld, Germany for rehabilitation of the stainless steel annealing and pickling lines at its Krefeld works which had been damaged in a fire.