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World's largest single module HBI plant from Primetals Technologies and Midrex completes performance guarantee test at voestalpine Texas LLC


The 2.0 million metric ton per year Midrex hot briquetted iron (HBI) plant at voestalpine Texas LLC

passed its performance test in early February of 2017. This Midrex HBI plant is both the largest single

module of its kind in the world as well as North America's first HBI merchant facility. voestalpine Texas

LLC is the local presence in South Texas of the voestalpine Group and a 100% subsidiary of voestalpine

Steel Division.