Steel – Gerdau Group
Several projects for plants in Europe and South America
Argentina | Brazil | Spain
IDOM has provided engineering services for several plants in Argentina, Brazil and Spain.
Detailed engineering for two projects in Pindamonhangaba (Brazil)
- New facility for rolling round rods of special steel, with a capacity of 650,000 tons per year, mainly for the automotive sector.
- Civil works, foundations and other structural elements, as well as the water treatment plant, for SMS CONCAST Billet Caster (6 strand lines), with a capacity of 1 million tons per year.
Basic engineering for the Rio Grande do Sul project (Brazil)
- New steelworks in the plant in the south of the country, to replace the existing steel mill, improving the standards of quality, productivity and state of the art. Intended for a production of 1 million tons of steel annually (common grade). The scope included both lay-out and process engineering, complete construction (civil works and structures) as well as utilities and installations of pipes, electrical systems, and instrumentation and control.