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UPCOMING EVENTS

27th Crane Symposium

15 Aug 2021 | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Presentations focused on safe work practices and ergonomics; electrical, mechanical and structural maintenance techniques; crane inspection technologies; and best practices in EOT crane modernizations.

Cold Rolling Fundamentals – A Practical Training Seminar

12–16 Sep 2021 | Mobile, Alabama, USA

Covers fundamentals, equipment, rolling theory, control, threading, rolls, lubrication, measurement, safety and new technology.

Electrical Engineering Basics

12–15 Sep 2021 | Mobile, Alabama, USA

This course is designed for those who would like to have a basic knowledge of electrical engineering principles as applied in the steel industry. 

Maintenance Solutions: Fundamentals and New Frontiers

21–23 Sep 2021 | San Antonio, Texas, USA

Hands-on instruction, tools, and the best technologies for mechanical, electrical, lubrication, hydraulics, management system maintenance and reliability solutions.

Modern Electric Furnace Steelmaking — A Practical Training Seminar

07–11 Feb 2022 | Orlando, Florida, USA

Covers safety, the basics of electrical and mechanical features of electric arc furnaces, refractories, and the role of raw materials. 

STEEL INDUSTRY RESOURCES

Digitization Learning Module

Digitalization Applications 101 provides a comprehensive introduction and understanding on the basic concepts of digitalization terminologies and applications in the steel industry.

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Monthly Journal


Maintenance & Reliability

2021 August Issue

Globally, Primetals Technologies provides services from 42 locations, many of which are in the Americas. For example, their workshops in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, provide fabrication and repair services for several types of equipment used in all areas of metals production. Key competencies include continuous caster mold and segment repair, caster and rolling mill roll refurbishment, mold copper plate reconditioning with nickel plating or HiperCoat, blast furnace tuyere and component repair, rolling mill chock refurbishing, light and heavy machining, welding services including rail welding, mechanical equipment repair, cylinder repair, CCTV services, and caster and rolling mill spare parts supply.