Ceramic Industry News

Magnesita Receives ThyssenKrupp Contracts

May 11, 2011
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+

Magnesita Refratários S.A. recently announced that ThyssenKrupp, an integrated materials and technology group and reportedly the largest stainless steel producer in Europe, has awarded Magnesita four contracts to provide refractory solutions at its Beeckerwerth, Bruckhausen, and HKM integrated facilities in Germany, as well as its CSA facility in Brazil.

Together, the contracts position Magnesita as the largest global supplier of refractory solutions for ThyssenKrupp. Magnesita will provide mag-carbon, high-alumina, burnt and tempered dolomite, and monolithics, among other materials, for the refractory needs for the steel ladles, converters, torpedo cars, at four ThyssenKrupp facilities. Contract lengths vary with duration up to year-end 2012.

“We are honored that ThyssenKrupp has expressed their confidence in Magnesita by entering into these new and expanded contracts,” said Ronaldo Iabrudi, CEO. “Over the past few years, Magnesita has been extending its global footprint as we increasingly meet the refractory needs of customers worldwide with our high-grade products and solutions. This contract represents our continued growth in the German and European markets as a global producer of refractory materials serving major international players. We look forward to our continued relationship with ThyssenKrupp in both Germany and worldwide.”

For more information, visit www.magnesita.com.

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Ceramic Industry Magazine.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

June 2014 Issue Highlights

Our June 2014 issue is now available!

Podcasts

Manufacturing Day 2014

Manufacturing Day organizers share their insights with Managing Editor Kelsey Seidler.

More Podcasts

Ceramic Industry Magazine

CI September 2014 cover

2014 September

You won't want to miss the CI Top 10, traditionally our most popular article of the year!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

THE CERAMIC INDUSTRY STORE

M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\Ceramics Industry\handbook of advanced ceramics.gif
Handbook of Advanced Ceramics Machining

Ceramics, with their unique properties and diverse applications, hold the potential to revolutionize many industries, including automotive and semiconductors.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Directories

CI Data Book July 2012

Ceramic Industry's Directories including Components, Equipment Digest, Services, Data Book & Buyers Guide, Materials Handbook and much more!

STAY CONNECTED

facebook_40px twitter_40px  youtube_40pxlinkedin_40google+ icon 40px