Mönchengladbach, March 18, 2014

SMS Meer

Acciaierie Valbruna commissions four mill stands

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The new mill stands from SMS Meer.

Acciaierie Valbruna in Vicenza, Italy, has commissioned four mill stands for the intermediate train supplied by SMS Meer (www.sms-meer.com), Germany. This state-of-the-art equipment allows the company to produce quality products with close tolerances.

The HL630-26 stands supplied by SMS Meer are able to roll 40 tons of stainless steels and special alloys per hour with high product quality.

The new mill stands are more compact and sturdier than the old stands. Acciaierie Valbruna has found a reliable partner in SMS Meer not only for the supply of technological equipment but also for services.

With the modernized mill, Acciaierie Valbruna can meet different demands from the customers: bars are produced in a diameter range from 20 to 73 millimeters (round bars) together with rebars of 14 to 50 millimeters diameter and hexagonal bars of 20 to 57 millimeters. Further products are wire rod with diameters from 5.5 to 12 millimeters and bar-in-coil from 12.5 to 32 millimeters.


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.


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