Products & Services

  • Cansan Aluminium orders front-loading extrusion press
    Turkish company Cansan Aluminium based in Bursa has selected Danieli Breda to supply a new 40-MN 10 inch front-loading extrusion press. The commissioning of the press is planned for Spring 2022. The new press will feature the latest technological innovations introduced by Danieli, such as Danieli Breda’s patented energy-saving system
  • Stirred mills portfolio for performance and energy efficiency
    Metso Outotec has introduced its comprehensive portfolio featuring three frontrunning stirred milling solutions – Vertimill, Stirred Media Detritor, and HIGmill. Ideal for grinding finer products, stirred mills are known for their energy efficiency and compact design, reducing floor space requirements. These mills are based on gravity-induced and fluidized technologies, allowing
  • Safety light curtain installation boosts productivity
    A safety light curtain installation for a Cape Town-based non-metallic mineral product manufacturer resulted in operator efficiency improvement of almost 20%. The manufacturer, IWT Abrasives, approached ElectroMechanica (EM) in 2019 for a system that would improve safety around its hydraulic press, and simultaneously enhance press productivity. This installation has continued
  • New safe, non-contact clamp meter for voltage measurements
    Any time an electrician or technician makes a voltage measurement on a live conductor, there is a risk of electrical shock. COMTEST, Fluke’s local channel partner, has their new Fluke 377 FC and 378 FC Non-Contact Voltage True-RMS AC/DC Clamp Meters that minimise this risk because they are the only
  • Settler Washer Train technology for new alumina refinery in Indonesia
    China International Aluminium Engineering Corporation has signed a contract with Metso Outotec for the delivery of sustainable technology and equipment for a single settler washer train for PT Inalum’s new 1 million tonne per annum alumina refinery to be built in Mempawah, West Kalimantan in Indonesia.   “We are excited
  • Choosing the right tool for testing and troubleshooting
    The difference between an oscilloscope and a digital multimeter is simply stated as "pictures vs. numbers." A digital multimeter is a tool for making precise measurements of discrete signals, enabling readings of up to eight digits of resolution for the voltage, current, or resistance of a signal.  An oscilloscope is designed to visually depict waveforms to show signal
  • BHP, Rio Tinto, and Vale join hands for electric trucks in mines
    Vale has joined forces with BHP and Rio Tinto to jointly launch a new challenge to find solutions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from mining operations around the world. Companies, professionals and start-ups can register to propose solutions to the question: how to make the use of electric powered trucks
  • Shell and Daimler to drive the adoption of hydrogen trucks in Europe
    Daimler Truck and Shell New Energies have signed an agreement to jointly drive the adoption of hydrogen-based fuel-cell trucks in Europe. The companies plan to support the decarbonisation of road freight by building-out hydrogen-refuelling infrastructure and placing fuel-cell trucks in customers’ hands. Shell intends to initially rollout a hydrogen-refuelling network
  • MO Truck Body enabling mines and quarries to haul more with less
    Metso Outotec’s unique Truck Body is designed to maximize the availability and performance of haul trucks while reducing the costs for service and maintenance. The ground breaking innovation that combines the benefits of rubber and a high-strength steel structure was launched in 2019 and is well-received by customers. Recently, one
  • Manufacturing supply chains to invest in technology by the end of 2021
    In 2020 and into 2021, industrial companies in the EMEA region have been hit by high impact transformations including multiple waves of COVID-19 and many major geo-political events. In this context, companies that have made more extensive advances in digital transformation and digital technology deployment have historically delivered a better
  • Danieli refurbishes Nucor’s mill stand pinion gearbox
    Danieli Service Center in Coraopolis in Pennsylvania in USA delivered to Nucor Steel Gallatin a fully refurbished original F2 rolling mill stand pinion gearbox, part of the six-stand hot-strip finishing mill. Danieli rolling mill experts reverse-engineered the original pinions for remanufacturing, which was executed at Danieli Headquarters’ specialized gear manufacturing
  • Tosyali orders quantum EAF and slab caster capacity
    Turkish steel producer Tosyali has placed an order for second EAF Quantum electric arc furnace with a capacity of two million metric tons of liquid steel per year, and to expand the production capacity of a recently ordered two-strand slab caster to 3.4 million metric tons per year. The new
  • Revamp of heavy beam mill No. 2 at Nucor-Yamato
    Nucor-Yamato Steel Company (NYS), based in Blytheville, Arkansas, USA, has granted SMS group the Final Acceptance Certificate (FAC) for the successful modernization of the heavy beam mill No. 2, on which wide-flange beams and I-beams are produced. The goal of the revamp was to strengthen further NYS's leading market position
  • Unlocking the value of electronic scrap
    Metso Outotec’s sustainable eScrap solutions portfolio consists of complete process solutions and proprietary equipment to solve any e-scrap smelting challenge. The highly automated smelting solutions, complemented with highly efficient gas cleaning and wastewater treatment, comply with the strictest environmental regulations. The Metso Outotec eScrap solutions offering consists of the following
  • Revamping burners in galvanizing line at thyssenkrupp
    The heat treatment plants builder, Tenova LOI Thermprocess has received another order from thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG for the revamping of burner technology at the continuous galvanizing line located in Bochum in Germany. This modernization measure is an important cornerstone in enabling thyssenkrupp Steel to produce high-strength steels, AHSS, in
  • Manganese: Ore, alloy prices underpinned by higher costs and restocking
    In Q1 2021, manganese ore prices modestly recovered, primarily reflecting increasing cost pressures; especially rising logistics costs and the appreciation of key manganese ore exporter currencies, says Roskill. For manganese alloy producers the higher ore prices translated to increased feedstock costs and this was one reason why manganese alloy prices
  • Revamp of burners in galvanizing line at thyssenkrupp
    Leading global company in the field of heat treatment plants Tenova LOI Thermprocess has received another order from thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG for the revamping of burner technology at the continuous galvanizing line located in Bochum in Germany. This modernization measure is an important cornerstone in enabling thyssenkrupp Steel to
  • Pelletizing plant order for Beijing Shougang
    Beijing Shougang International Engineering Technology Co, Ltd. (BSIET) signed a contract on the delivery of environmentally sound pelletizing technology for Yunnan Yuxi Yukun Iron and Steel Group Co., Ltd. The iron ore pelletizing plant will be built in the Dahua industry park of Eshan, Yuxi, Yunnan, China. The order value
  • Vertical semi-continuous caster for NPO
    NPO Laboratory of Special Steels and Alloys, a company of PJSC Kirovsky Zavod, based in St Petersburg, Russia, has placed an order for a one-strand Vertical Semi-Continuous Caster (VERSCON) with SMS Concast. Instead of using the classical ingot casting solution for small niche production, NPO chose the innovative and yield-optimized
  • Metalloinvest orders new EAF and ladle furnace
    Russia’s Metalloinvest selected Danieli to supply a new electric arc furnace EAF 5 and a new Ladle Furnace LF 4 to be installed at the Alexey Ugarov OEMK plant in Stary Oskol in southwest Russia, to produce quality steel grades, including SBQ steel for the automotive and bearing industries. EAF