Gelsenkirchen, Germany-based SCHADE Lagertechnik GmbH, a member of the AUMUND Group that specializes in the sales, engineering and supply of Stackers and Reclaimers for bulk materials stockyards and blending beds, is supplying eight Semi-Portal Reclaimers to a steel facility in China.
With the support of its affiliate in China, AUMUND Machinery Technology (Beijing) Ltd and general contractor DISDI, SCHADE will provide the equipment to the new Zhongtian Steel Works in Nantong, China. The Semi-Portal Reclaimers each have a capacity of 1,800 tph of iron ore, according to the company.
Nantong is a town with a population of approximately 2 million, about 100 km north of Shanghai, and is where Zhongtian Steel is currently constructing a greenfield steel plant which is due to commence operations at the end of 2021. The eight SCHADE Semi-Portal Reclaimers specially designed for this project are to be supplied by the end of February 2021.
Zhongtian Steel belongs to the Zhongtian Group which was incorporated in 2001 and is one of the most successful private companies in China, with activities in metallurgy, ports, power plants, logistics and hotel construction. The Zhongtian Group is one of the top 500 earning companies in China.