Company name: Primetals
Category: Steelmaking plant and equipment
Location: London, UK [headquarters]
Expertise: Metal manufacturing plant and equipment.
Keywords: Iron & steelmaking, casting, hot & cold rolling, minimills, non-ferrous.
Telephone number: +44 208 996 4300
Other information: Primetals Technologies was founded in January 2015 as a joint venture of Siemens, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, and equity partners (including Hitachi Ltd and IHI Corporation). The firm's predecessor enterprises included Mitsubishi-Hitachi Metals Machinery and Siemens VAI. Prior to that, Voest-Alpine Industrieanlagenbau Gmbh (or VAI) acquired Davy in ~1998; VAI was then acquired by Siemens AG in 2005.
Today, the firm describes itself as a world leader in metallurgical plant solutions and a full-line supplier across the entire value chain - from raw materials to the finished product.