SMS group modernized the wire rod mill of Caleotto SpA. With the upgraded mill Caleotto, is able to produce 300,000 tons per year of wire rod from special steel. Final products (in some grades and diameters) can also be produced with a thermomechanical rolling process at temperatures between 750 °C – 800 °C.
Two of the main leaders in the steel industry recently came together with the aim of creating a unique project - a rebirth of a wire rod mill.
“We intend to guarantee the highest standards for our clients in terms of products, processes, services, and assistance. This is why our goal is to increase our presence abroad in order to better utilize the opportunities available on the international market and continue to keep alive and competitive the manufacturing tradition of steel in the region, through constant innovation, respect for the environment and economic and social sustainability”, said Domenico Campanella, Chairman and Lorenzo Angelini, CEO, from Caleotto S.p.A.