Valinox Nucléaire commissions new tube plant
Valinox Nucléaire has commissioned new machines for its tube plant in Nansha, Guangdong, China thereby, expanding its production capacities.
With the new technology supplied by SMS Meer, Germany, the two companies are expanding their long-standing partnership.
The new tube rolling mill from SMS Meer will enable Valinox Nucléaire to increase its annual production capacity for nuclear steam generator tubes by 2,000 kilometers. With this increased production capacity, Valinox can better meet the rapidly growing demand from the Chinese nuclear installations.
Valinox is the world leader in the manufacturing of special tubes for the power generation industry.
SMS Siemag AG and SMS Meer GmbH are both companies of SMS group which, under the roof of SMS Holding GmbH, consists of a group of companies internationally active in plant construction and mechanical engineering for the steel and nonferrous metals industry.