Steeltec: Dr. Florian Geiger appointed new CEO

From January 1, 2020, Dr. Florian Geiger will be the new CEO of the bright bar producer Steeltec. The graduate in business administration will take over from Gerd Münch, who is leaving the Schmolz + Bickenbach Group. Until 2013, Geiger worked as a management consultant in the field of efficiency improvement for international companies. He…

Ningbo Powerway banks on Amova logistics concept

Ningbo Powerway Alloy Material, subsidiary of Ningbo Powerway Group, has contracted Amova, a company of SMS group, to supply a logistics system for the complete works complex at its Yinzhou site in China. Ningbo Powerway Group is an important producer of non-ferrous metals bars, wire rod and strips in the Chinese economic region. The finished…

Primetals: Desulfurization and dedusting system

Recently, at the production site of Brazilian steel producer ArcelorMittal Monlevade a 130-ton-hot-metal desulfurization station (DeS) and a new dedusting system supplied by Primetals Technologies commenced operation. The desulfurization station represents the first installation of Primetals Technologies combining a volumetric dosing device for Magnesium (Mg) and a pressure dispenser for Calcium Oxide (CaO). Low sulfur…