Gerresheimer at LuxePack 2018: Gerresheimer’s new Decoration Center

Gerresheimer’s factories in Tettau (Germany) and Momignies (Belgium) specialize in the industrial production of cosmetic glass and have been supplying no-table customers in the cosmetics industry for decades. At both sites, newly created, high-performance Decoration Centers use modern techniques to Read More

Impol Group Slovenia awards final acceptan

After successful modernization of the 40-year-old aluminum cold rolling mill by SMS group ( at the Slovenska Bistrica facility, the Slovenian aluminum producer Impol Group Slovenia has awarded the final acceptance to SMS group. The previously performed acceptance tests had Read More

Aperam orders annealing and pickling line for stainless steel cold strip from SMS group

Aperam Stainless Belgium has contracted SMS group ( to supply an annealing and pickling line for stainless steel cold strip to its Genk plant in Belgium. Production start is scheduled for 2020. With this investment in state-of-the-art and future-oriented plant Read More

Pakistan’s second CCM® at ISL successfully put on stream by SMS group

Only 14 months after order intake, SMS group ( has put the new CCM® (Compact Cold Mill) at International Steels Limited (ISL) in Karachi into operation. The Pakistani cold strip producer is now operating the second CCM® supplied by SMS 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

Safe media supply due to anti-static plant components

Electrically conductive designs of the GEMÜ PC50 iComLine multi-port valve blocks and the GEMÜ TubeStar tubes allow for the safe operation of plants, even with highly flammable media. Plastics as valve material have an ever wider range of uses in 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

NEU bei Caseking – Der Phanteks Eclipse P300 Midi-Tower erscheint in drei neuen Farbeditionen

Der kompakte Phanteks Eclipse P300 Midi-Tower erscheint in drei neuen Farbversionen. Bisher war das beliebte Case nur in Schwarz erhältlich. Phanteks erweitert die Serie nun um Modelle in den Farben Schwarz/Rot, Schwarz/Weiß und Weiß. Die Features bleiben dabei unverändert. So Read More

Greece based aluminum producer ElvalHalcor orders aluminum hot rolling mill from SMS group

ElvalHalcor S.A. (, the newly merged business of Elval Hellenic Aluminium Industry S.A. and Halcor Metal Works S.A., Greece, will boost its output of prime aluminum flat rolled products. The company which belongs to the Belgium-based Viohalco holding awarded the Read More