As an industrial engineering group, Fives designs and supplies process equipment, production lines and turnkey plants for the world’s largest industrial groups in the aluminum, steel, glass, automotive & logistics, cement, energy and sugar sectors.
Since 1867, Fives is a developed expert in the steel industry. Fives Stein belongs to Fives and brings its expertise in thermal equipment. Today, the Steel division has a headcount of 1.300 employees dedicated to the development, design, manufacturing, sales, retrofit and commissioning.
Understanding, pioneering spirit and commitment make Fives the enterprising partner able to anticipate customers’ needs in carbon, stainless and silicon sectors, in flat, long product, tube & pipe, and in rolling and strip processing.
Relevant network and experience in National and European projects
FIVES is member of the CISMA, the French leading organization of manufacturers of equipment for construction, handling and steel. At European or international level, FIVES is member of International Flame Research Foundation (IFRF), The European Committee of Industrial Furnace and Heating Equipment Associations (CECOF) and Sustainable Process Industry trough Resource and Energy Efficiency (SPIRE).
Main tasks and responsibilities within VULKANO
FIVES is a partner in VULKANO project and will be in charge of the design and detail engineering of the Steel furnace and the engineering of the energy recovery systems. In addition, FIVES will participate actively to the erection and commissioning of the demonstrators. Finally, FIVES will participate to evaluate the market and defining the business models of the VULKANO project results.
Industrial Engineering Company