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LKAB Selects ENERGIRON® for its Demonstration Plant in Northern Sweden for Hydrogen-based Steelmaking

The ENERGIRON® technology, jointly developed by Tenova and Danieli/IT, has been chosen by LKAB, an international mining and minerals group that offers sustainable iron ore, minerals, and special products, for the basic engineering of its 100% hydrogen-based direct reduced iron (DRI) plant in Gällivare/SW. This represents a further step in the application of the technology … Weiterlesen …

Flat Force Sensors Offer New Possibilities for Data Acquisition

Whether in the industrial environment, in mobility or at home: Smart Services require data that is processed and evaluated. Altosens GmbH/DE, a Fraunhofer LBF/DE spin-off from Osnabrück founded in April 2022, offers novel cloud-based force sensors that measure forces where this was previously not easily possible. This allows unexpected service operations to be reduced and … Weiterlesen …

Global Refractories Market by Alkalinity, Form, Manufacturing Process and End-User Industry

The global refractories market size was estimated at USD 24,22 billion in 2022, USD 25,69 billion in 2023, growing at a CAGR of 6,17 % to reach USD 39,13 billion by 2030. The cumulative impact of COVID-19, the Russia-Ukraine conflict, and high inflation is expected to have significant long-term effects on the global refractories market. The … Weiterlesen …

Nabaltec AG Publishes Half-Year Report 2023

Nabaltec AG/DE published its half-year report 2023, in which it confirms the previously announced quarterly revenues of EUR 49,1 million in the second quarter (–12,2 %; prior-year quarter: EUR 55,9 million). In the first six months, consolidated revenues thus amounted to EUR 106,1 million, compared to EUR 110,7 million in the same period of the previous year (–4,2 … Weiterlesen …

Paul Jamieson Named President & CEO of Allied Mineral Products, LLC

As part of a long-term strategy to maintain executive continuity in the leadership of Allied/US, Paul Jamieson, current President of Allied Mineral Products, LLC (Allied), has been named President & CEO effective 1 May 2023. This change is in conjunction with current Chairman & CEO, Jon R. Tabor, announcing his decision to step away from … Weiterlesen …

REFRA Prague 2024

The 22nd Conference on Modern Refractory Materials and Key Achievements in High-Temperature Technologies will take place in Prague/CZ from 22–24 May 2024 (Venue: Czech Association of Technical Societies, Novotného lávka 5). The conference will deal with the following topics: – Key raw materials: mining, use in ceramics, additives, recycling, strategic deposits, etc. – Energy aspects … Weiterlesen …

FIRE Short Course: Drying of Refractory Castables

The World Conference UNITECR will take place in Frankfurt/DE from 27–29 September 2023 in the venue Kap Europa. The day before, on 26 September (8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.), there is already a highlight: the FIRE Short Course “Drying of Refractory Castables: from Scientific Fundamentals to Technological Applications”. In its course, the Federation for International … Weiterlesen …

glasstec 2024: WE ARE GLASS

As of now, companies from glass machinery building, glass industry and the glazier trade can apply for participation in glasstec 2024 – International Trade Fair for Glass Production, Processing and Products. The world’s leading trade fair for the glass sector will be held at Düsseldorf Exhibition Centre/DE from 22–25 October 2024. At glasstec, experts from … Weiterlesen …

RATH AG Expands Executive Board

As of 1 June 2023, Alexandra Rester (52) toke over from Andreas Pfneiszl as Chief Financial Officer of RATH AG, headquartered in Vienna/AT. On 2 May 2023, the Supervisory Board and Alexandra Rester signed her Executive Board contract as Chief Financial Officer of RATH AG against the backdrop of the group’s increased future requirements (e.g. … Weiterlesen …