Work Visits

Works visit No.1: 24.06.2019
ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe AG

Location: Kaiser-Wilhelm-Str. 100, 47166 Duisburg, Germany

Duisburg is Europe’s biggest steelmaking site. The thyssenkrupp site is almost five times as big as Monaco. The full steelmaking process can be experienced here first-hand. In our panorama cinema you will learn all about steel from different perspectives. On the site you will be given an insight into the world of blast furnaces, melt shops and rolling mills, and get an impression of steel’s innovation potential.

Schedule:
08:45 Departure by bus from CCD South
10:00 Welcome and introduction to ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe
13:00 Departures
14:00 Arrival at CCD South

Number of participants: max. 45
Fee: 100
per person


Works visit No. 2: 28.06.2019
Coke plant Schwelgern of Pruna on the site of ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe AG

Location: Alsumer Steig 100, 47166 Duisburg, Germany

Start up 2003; 2 batteries with 140 coke ovens; oven dimension:
20.8 m length, 8.43 m height, 0.59 m width; capacity: 2.6 mill t coke / a

Schedule:
09:00 Departure by bus from CCD South
10:00 Welcome and introduction to coke plant Schwelgern

Plant tour to coke plant Research-Center Coal&Coke Quick lunch

13:30 Departure
14:00 Arrival at CCD South 
(way via Düsseldorf Airport possible if requested)

Number of participants: max. 25
Fee: 70
per person


Works visit No. 3: 28.06.2019
DK Recycling und Roheisen GmbH

Location: Werthauser Straße 182, 47053 Duisburg, Germany

This small plant is specialised in processing steel works recycling materials to produce foundry iron and zinc.

Sinter plant No. 1: Start-up 1981; last modernisation 1998; suction area 60 m2; capacity: 0.5 mill t sinter / a

Blast furnace No. 3: First blow-in 1974; last relining 2016; hearth diameter 5.5 m; working volume: 580 m3; capacity: 0.3 mill t foundry iron / a

Schedule:
09:00 Departure by bus from CCD South
10:00 Welcome and introduction to DK Recycling and Roheisen
10:15 Visit to sinter plant No. 1 and blast furnace No. 3
12:30 Light business lunch
13:30 Departure
14:30 Arrival at CCD South 
(way via Düsseldorf Airport possible if requested)

Number of participants: max. 25
Fee: 50
per person


Works visit No. 4: 28.06.2019
DILLINGER, AG der Dillinger Hüttenwerke

Location: Gate 1, Werkstraße 1, 66763 Dillingen, Germany Visit Schedule:
07:30 Departure by bus from CCD South
11:30 Arrivial at the visitor center , introduction to Dillinger, 
production movie, Personal Protective Equipment will be distributed
- Drive to port, coke plant, blending yards
- Blast furnace 5 (observation of the casting hall from the visitor platform)
- Drive to the slabyard and the steelplant, rolling mill (observation of four-high stands 1 and 2)

Imbiss will be served during the visit

14:00 Departure
17:30 Arrival at CCD South (way via Düsseldorf Airport possible if requested)

Number of participants: max. 25
Fee: 50 € per person


Works visit No. 5: 28.06.2019
Hüttenwerke Krupp Mannesmann GmbH

Location: Mannesmannstrasse 2, Tor 2, 47259 Duisburg-Huckingen, Germany

Visit:
Coke plant:
Start-up 1984 / 2014; 2 batteries; 140 coke ovens; oven dimension: 18 m length, 7.85 m height, 0.55 m width; capacity: 2.32 mill t coke / a

Sinter plant 1: Start-up 1972; last modernisation 2001; suction area 420 m2; capacity: 6,0 mill t sinter / a

Blast furnace A: First blow-in 1973; last relining 2009; 10.3 m hearth diameter; 2449 m3 working volume; coal injection; capacity: 2.5 mill t hot metal

Basic Oxygen Furnace Shop
First start 1966, last modernisation 1983, 2 BOF 275 t, capacity 5.67 mill t crude steel / a

Continuous bloom caster:
Bloom caster 1:
Start-up 1981; last modernisation 2002; 6 strands; bloom diameter: 180 – 240 mm; capacity: 1.4 mill t / a
Bloom caster 2: Start-up 1984; 5 strands; bloom diameter: 180 – 406 mm; capacity: 1.2 mill t / a

Continuous slab caster:
Slab caster 1: Start-up 1967; last modernisation 2013; 4 strands; slab size: 260 mm thickness, 325 – 675 mm width; capacity: 0.96 mill t / a
Slab caster 2: Start-up 1967; last modernisation 2006; 2 strands; slab size: 260 mm thickness, 800 – 1200 mm width; capacity: 1.8 mill t / a
Slab caster 3: Start-up 2000; 2 strands; slab size: 260 mm thickness, 850 – 2100 mm width; capacity: 3.0 mill t / a

Schedule:
08:00 Departure by bus from CCD South
08:30 Welcome and introduction of Hüttenwerke Krupp 
Mannesmann GmbH
09:45 Visit to coke plant
10:45 Visit to blast furnace A and sinter plant 1 12:30 Light business lunch
13:35 Visit to continuous casting plant
15:00 Departure
16:30 Arrival at CCD South (way via Düsseldorf Airport possible if requested)

Number of participants: max. 40
Fee: 100
per person