The acquisition complements Fives' current offer in tubes and pipes processing lines supplied by Fives Bronx under the brand names of Bronx/Taylor-Wilson (finishing solutions for a wide range of seamless and welded tube mills) and Abbey (welded tube mills with an expertise primarily directed towards large diameter mills).
A steel mill or steelworks is an industrial plant for the manufacture of steel.It may be an integrated steel works carrying out all steps of steelmaking from smelting iron ore to rolled product, but may also describe plants where steel semi-finished casting products (blooms, ingots, slabs, billets) are made, from molten pig iron or from scrap.
Astec, Inc. manufactures wood pellet plants and related equipment at a 575,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Chattanooga, TN. The vast majority of the manufacturing work at Astec revolves around metal forming, specifically cutting and bending, breaking and rolling plate or sheet metal.