Siemens VAI Metals Technologies GmbH

Siemens to supply mechanical equipment to modernize the ThyssenKrupp Europe hot-strip plant in Duisburg-Beeckerwerth

Siemens VAI Metals Technologies has received an order from ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe AG to equip the finishing mill in hot-strip plant no. 2 at its Duisburg-Beeckerwerth (Germany) location with new mechanical components. The modernization will further improve the quality of the surface finish of the hot strip produced as well as extend the range of products to include thicker and wider strips. The project is scheduled for completion in August 2012.