The Austrian subsidiary of the VAHLE Group has received their largest single order in the Company’s history. Vahle Vertriebs GmbH, based in Laakirchen, Austria, is very pleased to have been awarded an order for 3,600 meters of the 4-pole conductor system worth more than 800,000 Euros.
“This order is an outstanding achievement and also one of the largest-ever steel mill orders in the history of our Company from Group´s point of view,” comments Achim Dries, CEO of the VAHLE Group.
The Linz-based engineering company, Primetals Technologies Austria GmbH, was commissioned to supply a hot strip and skin pass mill. Primetals Technologies relies on the proven VAHLE technology. The VAHLE Group will supply 2,700 meters of the 4-pole open conductor system F45 for a total of eight heavy-duty cranes systems as well as 900 meters of the 4-pole insulated conductor system U25 for the coil transport wagons in Lazaro Cardenas on the Pacific side of Mexico.
The commissioning is planned for 2020.