Through a series of serious but delightful discussions, we won a new rebar and wire rod turn-key contract from Adama in Ethiopia on October 28th. The design annual capacity of this project is 150,000t and the main products are 8~32mm rebar and 5.5&6mm wire rod. It is the second project of SME Group in Ethiopia and will help to further open the local market.
SME production manager flied to Sudan to meet with the customer on August 8th. SME production consolers provided suggestions according to the hot commissioning issues of the section steel project on the construction site. The technical personnel would be dispatched to Khartoum to start hot commissioning before August 20,2016.
During 15th June to 17th June 2015, SME team held a Coordination Meeting with Party A in Lagos, Nigeria discussing the civil engineering and the two parties agreeing on details concerning the Melting shop project.
The managing director of Sudan Leader Project, discussed with SME Sudan project manager about commissioning progress of rebar and H-beam project and made some technical communication on anchor bolts in Shanghai office on June, 15th. SME engineers provided him with professional solutions.
On April 28th, general manager of SME Group visited Steely in Ethiopia for joint investment negotiation. Considering the long-term friendly cooperation, Steely expressed their intention to make joint investment with SME Group in Ethiopia. SME and Steely talked over establishing a joint venture in Ethiopia to build tube manufacturing plant together in order to realize mutual development.
On Apr 14th, upon the invitation of Adama Company, project manager and mechanical engineers from SME project management department in Ethiopia visited Adama’s steel factories and made technical discussions with their technical team on rebar and wire rod production line.
On February 2nd, representatives from SME group visited Aman Company in Bangladesh considering joint investment in steel field. Aman Company is a fast-growing diversified private sector conglomerate engaged in cement, clothes, iron & steel manufacturing and education development. Aman Company showed SME representatives around its factories and ongoing projects and expressed interests to work together with SME group.
From 9th Feb. 2015 to10th Feb, 2015, SME technical team together with Party A attended the Coordination Meeting with Danieli hold in Danieli headquarter located in Buttrio, Italy. During this meeting, SME team and Danieli team clarified and agreed on the progressed general layout and electrical parts of the 260,000TPA Melting shop project.
On January 20th, the VP of SME group visited local companies in Nigeria. During his visit, SME Group signed the contract with Nigerian Company for a 40,000TPA induction furnace steel melting project.
On September, 3rd, representatives from Iran K&S Steel visited SME headquarter.Both sides discussed the proposed project of 300,000 TPA induction furnace steel-making and rolling mill with final product alloy steel & normal steel.Later the customer was invited to visit manufacturing plants of SME Group.