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Pilot refinery testwork confirms positive results

7th August 2015 Australian exploration company and emerging strategic metals producer TNG has successfully completed the pilot metallurgical testwork programme for the Tivan downstream refinery of its flagship Mount Peake vanadium-titanium-iron project in the Northern Territory, the company announced last month,... 

Malaysia ferroalloys project EPC 71% complete

By: Dylan Stewart     22nd May 2015 Process and engineering service provider Metix is on schedule to complete the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of an infrastructure smelter complex for ferroalloy producer Sakura Ferroalloys, in eastern Malaysia, by March next year. 

Engineering firm to focus on lowering costs of production for SA clients

By: Gia Costella     24th May 2013 South African smelter engineering firm Metix does not predict any major expansions in the South African ferroalloy industry in the next two years, owing to major industry challenges. The company, which forms part of global steel processing technology supplier SMS Siemag, notes that these industry... 

Coating product to be introduced onto South African market

By: Yolandi Booyens     22nd June 2012 Global steel processing technology supplier SMS Siemag is on the verge of introducing its SMS UniMold product at its fourth service branch in South Africa, this year, says SMS Siemag MD Pieter Bezuidenhout. 

Indonesian steel manufacturer places furnace order

25th May 2012 One of Indonesia’s largest steel manufacturers, Gunung Steel Group, has placed an order with global steel processing technology supplier SMS Siemag Germany for the supply of an Arccess electric arc furnace and a ladle furnace for its new steelmaking plant complex, in Bekasi, West Java, Indonesia. 

Company Announcement: The Market for Smelting Works and Rolling Mills is picking up International Demand for German Tube System Technology

30th January 2012 At an international level, the machinery and plant manufacturing sector was amongst those branches of industry affected most by the financial and economic crisis 2009. After overcoming the crisis, partial areas of the sector proved to be driving factors of growth, however. This is true in... 

Acquisition brings new furnace technology to South Africa

By: Nomvelo Buthelezi     20th January 2012 Smelter engineering firm Metix has been able to provide the mining industry with technology that was previously not available in South Africa, following the company’s acquisition by global steel processing technology supplier SMS Siemag.  

Company Announcement: Momentum 94.7 cycle challenge team

16th November 2011 For the fifth year running, the SMS Siemag South Africa Cycling Team will be participating in the Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge during November 2011 in order to raise funds for the Baby Therapy Centre in Pretoria. 

Company Announcement: SMS makes substantial investment in Africa through Metix acquisition

9th November 2011 Leading smelter engineering firm, Metix looks set to gain substantial market share in the future, following the company’s acquisition by the international conglomerate, SMS Group.  

German firm unveils upgraded maintenance management system

By: Dimakatso Motau     28th October 2011 Metallurgical plant and machine construction company SMS Siemag, in Germany, has introduced the upgraded integrated maintenance management system (IMMS) to the global market. 

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