WE PIONEER NEW SOLUTIONS THAT SHAPE THE FUTURE OF STEEL PRODUCTION
Primetals Technologies provides metals producers with cutting-edge, custom-tailored plant equipment, production technologies, automation, digital solutions, and services.
Primetals Technologies Austria GmbH is part of Primetals Inc, headquartered in London UK. The location in Austria started more than 60 years ago. In Linz Austria many new technologies in the field of iron and steelmaking were developed and our research and developments are still focused on production technologies, but today it is about how to apply Hydrogen to reduce the iron ores, how to reduce the carbon footprint of the entire production chain from ore to final product and how to apply digital plant solutions to improve competitiveness and quality.
Our latest focus areas include new ecological solutions for even greener steel production, the digitalization of all production-related processes, advanced automation as summed up by the term “Industry 4.0”, future-oriented designs for linked casting and rolling, as well as advanced process analysis and optimization.
It is our mission to provide the best-possible support to metals producers around the world in all kinds of scenarios: To serve customers, we build close partnerships to ensure that their operations remain profitable for years to come.
Digitalization is one of the strategic focus topics for Primetals Technologies. We see digitalization as the new driver for innovation including digitalization of know-how and modern software and IT expertise together with the metallurgical process know-how, that creates a wide range of new digital products. Our digitalization experts develop and implement digitalization solutions from sensor systems to production management and quality control systems along the entire production process chain. With our global set-up we realize local support and long term-partnership with our customers to offer specific solutions & services based on our know-how and their individual requirements.