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Hertwich Engineering, a company of the SMS group, is active worldwide with design, supply, construction and commissioning of machinery and equipment for the aluminium industry, foremost aluminium casthouses.

AMAG places an order with Hertwich to supply a single-chamber melting and casting furnace 




The Austria Company AMAG has placed an order with Hertwich Engineering to supply a melting/casting furnace with a capacity of 55,000 tonnes per year including a charging machine. The new furnace is scheduled to begin operating in the middle of 2017.

TALEX casthouse - successful start of operation 




The new TALEX extrusion plant in Abu Dhabi operates using its own extrusion billet. The casthouse, which started operating in February 2016, was built as a turnkey plant by Hertwich Engineering. After the (now completed) first expansion stage the annual output will be around 30,000 to 40,000 tonnes of extrusion billets.


Hertwich commissions Continuous Homogenizing Furnace at Eti Aluminyum A.S.




In March 2016 Hertwich Engineering has successfully commissioned a Continuous Homogenizing Plant with a capacity of 118.000 tons per year at the Seydişehir plant of Eti Aluminyum A.Ş., Turkey.



Impol is further extending its semis capacity




Hertwich Engineering has successfully commissioned a Continuous Homgenizing and Sawing Plant for extrusion billets at Impol d.o.o., located in Slovenska Bistrica, Slovenia. As scheduled, the plant has been commissioned in spring 2016.