Primetals Technologies has received an order from Japanese steel producer JFE Steel Co. (JFE Steel)
to supply a new sinter plant for the Fukuyama, Japan production site. The order includes the 4.8 mmtpy
sinter plant, the sinter cooler and the product handling system. The new plant will replace the existing
sinter plant No. 3. It features a state-of-the art waste gas recirculation system, thus reducing
environmental impact. The new plant is expected to be started-up in the fourth quarter of 2019.