The biggest metallurgical company in the country, VAI
UK offers complete technological solutions to today's global steel industry.
The company is also implementing VAI
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will install a third ladle blast furnace to boost steelmaking at Corus' Scunthorpe plant and also provide a ladle furnace and vacuum degassing equipment for Corus Engineering Steels at Rotherham.
Dickson is a testament to the power and effectiveness of our integrated ERP solution," said VAI
CEO Bob Vormittag.
UK, based at Teesdale, is responsible for the basic design, a portion of the detailed design, the supply of the process critical items of equipment and supervision of the construction and commissioning.
Rob Hunter director of continuous casting & steelmaking for VAI
UK, said: "This contract was secured against very tough international competition and it demonstrates recognition of the technical expertise that VAI
Polep needed an advanced solution to successfully meet its business objectives," said Joe Scioscia, vice president of sales, VAI
The vice president of Meishan, Li Yongxiang, led the delegation and, in addition to the normal round of tourist sightseeing, the visitors travelled to Corus in Port Talbot to visit the Number 5 blast furnace, rebuilt in record time by VAI
Both papers can be downloaded here at the VAI
The success at Scunthorpe for VAI
is a reflection of the hard work and persistence of the site services team which has, over the past years, built up a very good working relationship with Corus on the small projects and site service work.
These customers sought an ERP software package robust and scalable enough to provide the critical features and functions they need to help significantly grow their business, so we are proud they selected VAI
to help them achieve that goal.
The expertise Business Partners such as VAI
bring to the delivery and deployment of IBM PureSystems are a critical component to the success of this new family of integrated, expert systems.