Italy, Middle East and AfricaRegional HQs
Our customers in Middle East, Africa and Italy are served by SMS group in Italy. The experts in our headquarters in Tarcento are mainly supported by the GCC office in Dubai and also the service hub in South Africa.
The region covers the metals industry especially in the Gulf region, North Africa and Southern Africa. In all these countries, SMS group has a large number of references especially with a focus on minimills and rolling mills for the efficient production of long products. One of our major turnkey projects is the plant for longitudinally welded large-diameter pipes which has been established for Al Gharbia Pipe Company in Abu Dhabi. Another successful footprint in the Gulf region is Ma’aden Aluminium in Saudi-Arabia to which SMS group supplied a complex for flat rolled aluminium. Southern Africa also has a strong copper and ferro-alloy industry to which supply our submerged-arc furnaces, electric smelters and furnaces.