Fives strengthens its Steel portfolio with the acquisition of KEODS, a French company providing metallurgical assistance
Paris, December 17, 2012 - Fives has just completed the acquisition of KEODS, a French company employing 12 people and providing high-level assistance for the metal industry. This deal strengthens the Steel portfolio of Fives Group with the addition of proven sophisticated expertise, notably focused on carbon flat products for the automotive industry.
EDF experts are considering Transverse Flux induction heating as an apt technology for energy efficiency...
On 21 march 2012, a delegation of EDF experts in energy efficiency, driven by Mr Richard MARZINIAK, Group Manager Expertise have visited Fives Celes. This team of experts is dedicated to perform expertise audits and feasibility studies having for aim to promote Energy Efficiency for all kind of industrial energy consumers, including 'Majors' of the steel industry.
EcoTransFlux Demonstrating unit presented in "In'Alsace", TV show of the TNT network "Alsace 20" dedicated to industrial innovation in Alsace.
With its range of products for the induction heating of long, flat products, hot or cold rolled, Fives Celes suggests an answer to the expectations of steelmakers in terms of:
On June 7th, 2011, a group of engineers on training, representing several industrial companies (Idealec, Vallourec Mannesmann Oil & Gas France, Dixi Polytool, Pullmaflex, Pratt & Whitney) and university (Namur University), interested by an overview of induction heating applications have visited Fives Celes Test Center.