Free press releases distribution network?

More news: Engineering
Agency / Source: ABB Robotics / ABB Ltd

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

ABB Wins Metals Orders Worth $29 Million in Germany - Modernization of hot strip rolling mill no 1 for ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe
ABB Wins Metals Orders Worth $29 Million in Germany


PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Zurich, Switzerland, 2011/06/27 - Modernization of hot strip rolling mill no 1 for ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe. NYSE: ABB

Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Engineering Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, recently won three contracts collectively worth $29 million from ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe to modernize the company’s 7-stand hot strip rolling mill no 1 in its Duisburg-Bruckhausen steel plant at Germany. ABB will supply automation for drives, drives, power systems and equipment, and related project services. The orders were booked in the first quarter of 2011.

The project is part of ThyssenKrupp’s ongoing initiative to modernize its hot strip mill facilities with state-of-the-art automation and drive systems to produce a new range of steel products. The company operates four hot strip mills with a total annual capacity of around 15 million metric tons; after the modernization it will produce lightweight steel for the automotive industry, material for recyclable tin cans, as well as steel for oil and gas pipelines. It will also start producing electrical steel for use in wind turbines, hybrid engines and other applications; for these grades of steel, consistent properties and precise dimensions throughout the entire hot strip are critical.

ABB’s solution will provide operational efficiency, stable processes and reliable electric supply, and the ability to control product quality to exacting standards for material thickness tolerance. The scope of supply for this project includes electrical equipment such as main transformers, synchronous motors (11 MW, 8.5 MW and 1.5 MW) and the corresponding medium voltage converters. ABB will also provide auxiliary drives, low voltage switchgear and drives automation based on its high-performance AC800PEC controller for rolling mill applications, as well as related engineering, commissioning and other site services, and training.

The orders are part of a framework agreement between ABB and ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe; ABB has delivered numerous projects under this agreement, including the earlier modernization of hot strip rolling mill no 2 at the same location.

"This project is a continuation of our successful history and ongoing working relationship with ThyssenKrupp," said Veli-Matti Reinikkala, head of ABB’s Process Automation division. "We are committed to providing the proven technical solutions, services and support to make this modernization project reach the customers new production and efficiency goals."

ABB’s automation and power solutions maximize productivity and equipment reliability in rolling mills, help optimize energy use so plants run efficiently and profitably from the start, and provide the stable, secure power supply needed for these energy-intensive processes.

ABB’s Process Automation division delivers industry specific solutions and services for industrial automation and plant electrification. These solutions help customer meet their critical business needs in the areas of energy efficiency, operational profitability, capital productivity, risk management and global responsibility. Available industry specific solutions include process control, instrumentation, analytics, safety, plant optimization, telecommunications, energy management and power distribution

ABB ( is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve their performance while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates in around 100 countries and employs about 124,000 people.

Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Engineering Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


Agency / Source: ABB Robotics / ABB Ltd


Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)


Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker


Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

# # #
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Engineering articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!

ABB Wins Metals Orders Worth $29 Million in Germany

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
Contact: Laura M. Patrick - 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any ABB Robotics / ABB Ltd securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Engineering via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Read Latest Press Releases From ABB Robotics / ABB Ltd / Company Profile

Read Engineering Most Recent Related Press Releases:

ABB Wins $130 Million Power Order in the UK
ABB and Northvolt Partner for Europe’s Largest Battery Factory
ABB to Acquire GE Industrial Solutions
ABB Drives the Expansion of E-mobility Fast Charging Infrastructure in Germany
ABB Takes Smart Home Experience to New Heights with Amazon and Sonos Solutions
Databricks Secures $140 Million to Accelerate Analytics and Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise
Lahmeyer Hands Over First EPC Contract to PLN for 135 MW CCPP Lombok, Indonesia
Lahmeyer Signs Memorandum of Cooperation with COIDIC
ABB Wins $30 Million Order to Upgrade Nordic HVDC Link
ABB Completes Acquisition of B&R

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns

NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...


Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona


Visit  RightITnow Ltd

  ©2017 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today