Steel industry suppliers of plant and equipment.
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Leading suppliers of plant and equipment

Iron and steelmaking, casting, rolling and tubemaking


Suppliers of steel industry plant and equipment
Plant & Equipment Supplier (s)
Air separation unit Air Liquide, France; Linde Group, Germany
Bar mill Danieli, Italy
Blast furnace Paul Wurth, Luxembourg
Basic Oxygen furnace (BOF) plant Siemens VAI, Germany
Coal washing plant DRA Plant Design and Control, South Africa
Coke ovens SunCoke, USA
Continuous caster [billet, bloom, slab] Danieli, Italy; Siemens VAI, Germany; SMS Group, Germany
Cold rolling mill SMS Group, Germany
Direct Reduced Iron (DRI) plant Kobe Steel, Japan
Electric arc furnace (EAF) Danieli, Italy; SMS Group, Germany
Heavy section and rail mill Danieli, Italy
Hot dip galvanising line Andritz Group, Germany; CMI Group, Belgium
Hot strip mill Siemens VAI, Germany
Ladle furnace Danieli, Italy
Lime plant Maerz, Switzerland
Pickling line Siemens VAI, Germany
Plate mill SMS Group, Germany
Seamless tube plant SMS Group, Germany
Temper / skin pass mill Siemens VAI, Germany
Vacuum degassing station Siemens VAI, Germany
Welded tube mill SMS Group, Germany

Notes

1) BOC Group supply of air separation plants is included under Linde Group.
2) SMS Group includes SMS Demag, SMS Siemag, SMS Meer and SMS Concast.
3) Plant and equipment supplies by Siemens VAI, Siemens Industrial Solutions & Services, and by VoestAlpine Industrieanlagenbau are all combined above under Siemens VAI of Germany.


The table above shows which firms often have a leading role in the supply of different parts of mill equipment - for a longer list, please contact us.

The analysis derives from MCI's database of iron and steel sector modernisation projects, encompassing iron and steelmaking, melting, continuous casting and rolling of steel, including welded and seamlesss tubemaking. As at January 2012, this database comprised ~650 individual modernisation projects (recent and planned) in the international steel sector. For further details, please see capex database page.