VisualNEST – Leistungsstarke Software für das automatische Schachteln von flachen geometrischen Teilen

MecSoft Europe GmbH präsentiert VisualMILL mit VisualNEST, der leistungsstarken und kostengünstigen Lösung zur optimalen Ausrichtung und Anordnung von Teilen auf Rohmaterialplatten. VisualNEST, ein Modul der VisualCAM-Softwarefamilie ist in allen Konfigurationen von VisualMILL bzw. RhinoCAM-MILL enthalten. Das Modul unterstützt den Anwender Read More

New material for generators: thyssenkrupp Schulte supplies material for innovative aluminum fan blades

thyssenkrupp Schulte, a company of thyssenkrupp’s Materials Services business unit, has collaborated with Siemens to develop new fan blades made from a special aluminum alloy. The innovative material is used among other things in generator cooling fans. Gerald Mulot, sales Read More

ArcelorMittal Bremen will upgrade its hot strip mill with the aid of SMS group

ArcelorMittal Bremen, Germany, has contracted SMS group ( to modernize its hot strip mill with the objective of improving hot strip tolerances. The upgrade will comprise the installation of a CVC®plus work roll shifting system with integrated bending mechanism and Read More

Helsinki Times Interview with Firesteel Resources

FIRESTEEL RESOURCES INC. (TSX-V: FTR) ("Firesteel" – ) is pleased to announce that Firesteel was interviewed by Helsinki Times. The interview can be found below or at Laiva sets sail for a new journey Firesteel Resources, a top Read More

For its tandem cold mill, PAO Severstal again relies on the modernization expertise of SMS group

In April 2018, PAO Severstal has contracted SMS group ( to modernize the exit section of the tandem cold mill “2100” at its Cherepovets plant in northwest Russia. In the forefront there is the target of full utilization of the maximum Read More

Lianxin Steel and Shandong Laigang Yongfeng order TMbaR mill from SMS group

For decades, SMS group ( has been a pioneer in and promoter of thermomechanical rolling. Now, two Chinese companies, Lianxin Steel and Shandong Laigang Yongfeng Steel, have decided to employ TMbaR, the process developed by SMS group for thermomechanical rolling of Read More

Successful modernization of AOD converter at SěAH CSS

The 100-ton AOD converter at the SěAH CSS stainless steel mill in Changwon, South Korea, was successfully re-commissioned in March 2018, after installation of an electro-hydraulic torque retainer from SMS group. The purpose of the modernization was to minimize the Read More

VisualART und RhinoCAM-ART – Alternativen zu ArtCAM®

MecSoft bietet mit VisualART und RhinoCAM-ART zwei leistungsstarke Alternativen zu ArtCAM® von Autodesk. VisualART und RhinoCAM-ART von MecSoft sind Module innerhalb von VisualCAD/CAM bzw. RhinoCAM, die verwendet werden, Kunstwerke in bearbeitungsfähige Geometrien umzuwandeln. Die Module enthalten innovative Techniken zur Modellierung Read More

Two Italian companies- Arlenico and Feralpi rely on SMS group MEERdrive®PLUS technology for the production of rebar and wire rod

Arlenico SpA and Feralpi Siderurgica SpA, two key Italian wire-rod producers, have each ordered a four-stand MEERdrive®PLUS finishing block from SMS group ( within one week. Both wire-rod finishing blocks will be integrated in the companies’ existing plants. Arlenico, owned Read More