Beroa Deutschland carried out the refractory erection of the hot blast stove WE2 from 4th of July to 20th of September within the scheduled time, with zero accidents and respecting client guidelines and quality specifications.
Solar Power Plant Towers, last references: Gemasolar in Fuentes de Andalucía, Seville (Spain) 141m high; in operation. Crescent Dunes in Tonopah, Nevada (USA) 200m high; under construction. KHI Solar One in Upintown (South Africa) 200m high; on project-phase.
BEROA Australia in partnership with Koch Knight Australia won contract in Lihir Island (Papua New Guinea) of Newcrest Mining.
BAU installed refractory and membrane lining of one autoclave. This is the largest brick lined autoclave in the world spanning a massive 47 m. long with a diameter of 5.6 m.
The shareholders of SORG-KARRENA Service GmbH, Lohr am Main, have decided to end their joint venture retroactive as per 31.12.2011.KARRENA Glas has been transferred to BEROA Deutschland GmbH. The remaining SORG-KARRENA Service GmbH will continue its activity, under a new name, inside the SORG Group.
Partial rebuilding of Veralia’s Nº2 color glass furnace at Zaragoza’s Plant. Includes demolition, assembly and waste management.
Complete reconstruction of Arcelor Mittal B blast furnace hearth and more at Veriña Plant (Asturias).
Karrena Glas has received the order for the steelwork of the project Coldrepair GL 1 in Gladbeck (Germany) from Pilkington/NSG. The coldrepair of the floatline is a spot-rebuild after 8 years in production. The scope of the work is the removal, modification and installation of the steelwork for the glass furnace and the tin bath. Between 15 and 20 employees are involved in our part of this project in a time of approximately 12 weeks.
BEROA Iberia with support of BEROA Argentina and KarrenaMex are reconstructing the Pechiney tecbology anode furnace with fifty sections of five pits each. Installation of 4,800m3 of materials and 200 people working on it.
CRI, one of the BEROA Group companies, got more than 2.75 Million US$ contract for refractory lining of flexicoker unit, including reactor, heather and gasifier. Engineering started in february 2011 and will be completed by the end of 2012.
Beroa Deutschland, BEROA’s Group subsidiary awarded an order for a new reinforced concrete chimney for the extension of coke oven plant of HKM in Duisburg, Germany.
The scope of services include design, prefabrication and manufacturing, delivery and construction of 2 steel chimneys of 120m, to be delivered and erected in the summer of 2012. Steelcon is a company of the BEROA Group.
International Chimney Corporation, a BEROA’s subsidiary, has awarded a contract to demolish an existing 100m concrete chimney and build a new one at the Nongkhae plant in Thailand. This is the second chimney ICC has built for Guardian in Thailand. The BEROA Group has built chimneys for Guardian Glass in countries like USA, Russia, UAE, South Africa, Mexico and Brazil.
Refraline (Pty) Ltd., a company of the BEROA Group, has been awarded a contract to demolish and rebuild a electric arc furnace for Oman Mining Company, which has taken place in the beginning of 2012. Refraline (Pty) Ltd is working closely with Oman based company, BEROA Gulf, who assists with skilled labour and equipment.
Steelcon, a company of the BEROA Group, awarded a new order for 4x100m. steel chimneys for a refinery in Turkmenistan from a Korean customer. The chimneys have been designed, prefabricated and are to be delivered now.
Steelcon, a company of the BEROA Group, awarded a new order for a 75m. steel chimney for Stena aluminum plant in Älmhult, Sweden. The chimney was designed, prefabricated, manufactured, erected and delivered on time in January 2012.
Repair and strengthening of one of the existing natural draught cooling towers. Activities incluye the survey of the cooling tower, concrete repair work too. Stregthening works involve carbon fibre wrapping to the inside and outsider of the shell. The work will last for six months from end of february.
Steelcon, a company of The BEROA Group, awarded a new order for a Danish plant in Vinderup. The scope of supply incluye design, prefabrication an manufacturing, delivery and erection of a 65m. Steel chimney supplied with 3 inner liners.
Refraline (Pty) Ltd., a company of the BEROA Group in South Africa, starts the second of five year contract of refractory maintenance with SASOL Synfuel at Secunda (South Africa).
Steelcon, a company of the BEROA Group, has awarded a new order for two 65m. steel chimneys in a diesel power plant in Mauritius. The chimneys were prefabricated and shipped last September.
Altac, subsidiary of BEROA Group, has awarded maintenance work of the tower of Abengoa’s Solar Plant PS10 in Sanlucar la Mayor, Seville. Altac designed and built the tower. These last years we are specializing more and more into the Solar Sector.
Kic and Altac, BEROA’s Group subsidiaries, have been awarded by ACS, subsidiary of Cobra, with the design and construction of a solar tower at Tonopah, Nevada. One of the first solar plants with this technology in the USA. Project will end in autumn 2012.
Steelcon, a company of the Beroa Group, will erect two steel chimneys. A main stack with a height of 46,9 m, and a bypass stack with a height of 36,4 m. Both chimneys with one inner liner. Instalation has started in fall 2011.
Steelcon, a company of The BEROA Group, will design and build three steel chimneys of 110 m. each and supplied with two platforms. This work will be done between Autumn 2012 and Spring 2013.
BEROA Gulf, a company of the BEROA Group, is pleased to inform that has completed one million safe work manhours at Oman pelletizing plant. We want to congratulate our safety team, all staff members and workers for their hard work and commitment to safety rules.
Rio Tinto Boyne Smelters carbon bake furnace #3 was completed in October 2011 after a 2 year campaign using up to 50 refractory specialists. Safety: No LTI, no MTI.
Steelcon, a company of the BEROA Group, will design and manufacture a 98 m. steel chimney with a structural shell of 27 cm. in diameter and a GFK inner line of 22 cm. It will be delivered in July 2012.
Karrena Saudi Arabia, a company of the BEROA Group, has been awarded with a contract for the Glass Sector in Saudi Arabia, to build new fiber making glass tank furnace including forehearths, quenching chambers and spouts. The plant will be built between 2011 and 2012.
The scope of services include construction of Three 75m. steel chimneys each with a structural shell of 2.500 mm. in diameter and an inner liner of 1.400 mm. in diameter. The chimneys are to be delivered at the beginning of 2012.
The contract is to install reheating furnace, recuperator, stack and associated ducts in the plant.
This new plant is designed and supplied by German technology with a Steel Melt Shop. The work is to be completed within 2011.
It was chaired by His Majesty the King of Spain and His Highness the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi. Belongs to Torresol Energy which is the result of the joint venture between Sener and Masdar. Altac, spanish branch of the BEROA Group has built the central 142m tall Solar Tower.
The scope of this agreement is to operate together in the indian refractory market through the new merging company, BEROA Uniseven. BEROA reached €192 Millions of order volume during the first half of 2011, 15% more than previous year. BEROA Uniseven has started its first project after being awarded a contract for refractory lining and monitoring of a steel plant.
Madrid, september 27th., 2011
Karrena Saudi Arabia -a branch of The BEROA Group- was awarded a new contract at Aramco refinery in Saudi Arabia. The job is to be completed within 2011.
Steelcon, the steelstack manufacturer of the BEROA Group, was awarded a new order for a waste incineration plant in Moscow, Russia.
Chimneys are to be constructed and delivered in Autumn 2012 and Spring 2013.
Karrena International Chimney (KIC) and ALTAC awarded a Solar Power Tower (to design and build) which will form an integral part of the first commercial Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project in the United States. The Solar Tower concrete portion 52’ diameter and 535’ high. The Energy Project will utilize CSP technology, with a central receiver tower and the advanced molten salt system technology from United Technologies Corp. (UTC). The project is located in the high desert of Nevada and will generate 110 MW of clean, renewable electricity. The scheduled completion of the CSP tower is fall of 2012.
Our next stage in the development of our group is called BEROA Evolution. On Sept 13 & 14, 80 professionals of the group will gather together and work out the core question: “ How can we empower our managers to transform Beroa into the sustainable leader in refractory assembly and chimney construction?” More to come…
Gemasolar, 19,9 MW Power Plant, the first Solar Power Plant in the world with continuous production 24 hour a day, begins operations. Altac, a subsidiary of the BEROA Group, participated in this unique project, providing the engineering and construction of the Solar Tower. The power plant is located in Fuentes de Andalucía (Sevilla), Spain and will be the milestone for the new generation of Solar Power Plants.
CRI, one of the BEROA Group companies, got more than 2.75 Millions US$ contact in Greece for Refractory Lining of Flexicoker Unit including Reactor, Heater and Gasifier, for the Hellenic Petroleum in Elefsis, Greece. The scope includes: Design and engineering, Project Management and Installation Supervision, Refractory Material Procurement and supply. Refractory Installation includes: Anchoring, castable and gunnite materials as part of the responsibility . Engineering started in February 2011 and completion is forecast ending 2011.
CRI, one of the BEROA Group companies, got more than 10.5 Millions US$ contract in China for Refractory Lining of 8 jumbo Catofin Reactors in Tianjin Bohua Propylene Plant .The scope includes Engineering, Project Management and Installation Supervision, Refractory Material Procurement and supply. Engineering starts in June 2011 and completion is forecast ending 2012. Dry out for April 2013.
BEROA has been awarded the contract for the construction of two large concrete chimneys within a new coal fired power station being constructed by Eskom in South Africa. When completed, this will be the largest coal fired power station in the world. The scope is to design and construct 2 reinforced concrete chimneys of 220m height, approximately 24m in diameter and with 3 internal liners of approximately 9,0m in diameter each.
BEROA has started the chimney works for a key project in South Africa in the Power Plant Kusile. Kusile will have two reinforced concrete chimneys of 220m height, approximately 24m in diameter and with 3 internal liners approximately 9,0m in diameter each. BEROA is responsible for the engineering and the foreign portion of the material supply and has a share of 20% of the chimney contract.