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Primetals Technologies to modernize special section rolling mill of VÚHŽ in the Czech Republic


VÚHŽ a.s., a 100% subsidiary of Czech steel producer Třinecké železárny a.s., has placed an order with

Primetals Technologies to modernize the company´s special section rolling mill at its production site in

Dobrá, Czech Republic. The aim of the modernization project is to increase the production capacity for

special sections from 8,000 to 12,000 metric tons per year. In future, it will also be possible to process

square billets with larger sizes up to 150 mm. The modernized section mill is due to be commissioned in

the fourth quarter of 2017.