International technology group Andritz received an order from thyssenkrupp Steel Europe to supply a hot-dip galvanizing line for the company’s plant in Dortmund, Germany. The new line, which has an annual capacity of 530,000 tons, is designed to produce high-strength steel grades mainly for the automotive industry. Andritz will supply the complete line, including the furnace and mechanical and electrical equipment. Start-up is scheduled for the end of 2020.

thyssenkrupp Steel Europe is a leading supplier of high-quality flat steel.