2020 sponsors included:
Endress+Hauser is a global leader in measurement sensors, instrumentation, services and cloud solutions for industrial process engineering. We provide process solutions for flow, level, pressure, analytics, temperature, recording and digital communications, optimizing processes in terms of economic efficiency, safety and environmental impact. Our customers come from various industries, including chemical, food & beverage, life sciences, power & energy, mining, minerals & metals, oil & gas and water & wastewater. Since 2018 the Group includes Analytik Jena laboratory measurement technology and now employs over 14,000 personnel across the globe, generating net sales over 2.6 billion euros.
SJM Alloys & Metals Ltd
SJM Alloys and Metals, established in 1993, is a UK-based dealer, processor and recycler of superalloys, specialty steels and refractory metal scraps. It handles primary metals including nickel, chromium, molybdenum, cobalt, tungsten, hafnium, tantalum, niobium and titanium. Alloys recycled by SJM include: • Cobalt-based and cobalt-containing – Stellites™, Hyperco™, Umco™, AlNiCo™ and Maraging™ • Tungsten-based – Densalloy™, Hevimet, tungsten carbide and tungsten-copper • Molybdenum-based – titanium-zirconium-molybdenum (TZM), lanthanated-molybdenum (Mo-La) and molybdenum-tungsten (MoW) • Nickel based – Hastelloy™ and Inconels™ • Nickel and cobalt-based refinery materials SJM deals in these alloys in the form of solids, turnings, powders, grindings and residues.
Hobré Instruments is a global leader in the design, manufacture and maintenance of on-line analyzers and sampling solutions. We focus on continuous process improvements and cost reduction, optimizing processes and improving product quality, yields, economic efficiency, safety and environmental impact. Our worldwide customers come from the fields of Metal Recycling & Refining, Steel, Renewables, Oil & Gas and more. With over 40 years of experience, Hobré offers a turn-key total package solution tailored to your specific applications (including maintenance, repair, troubleshooting, installation support, FAT/SAT, commissioning and start-up). The application in the wet chemical and Hydrometallurgical processes allows to have a quick and accurate full elemental analysis of the solutions, helping to predict the reaction profile and improving rates, yield and quality.
London Metal Exchange
The London Metal Exchange is the world centre for industrial metals trading. Most of the world’s global non-ferrous futures business is conducted on the LME’s three trading platforms totalling $11.6 trillion, 155 million lots and 3.5 billion tonnes in 2020. Participants can transfer or take on price risk against aluminium, copper, nickel, tin, zinc, lead, molybdenum, cobalt, steel scrap, rebar and hot-rolled coil, aluminium premiums and alloys, as well as our suite of gold and silver contracts, LMEprecious. In December 2020, approximately 2.0 million tonnes of material were held on LME warrant in more than 600 storage facilities in 14 countries across 33 locations globally. The LME is a member of HKEX Group.
Established in 1995, ZE’s sole purpose is to help clients be more efficient through information automation and superior services. ZE is the developer of ZEMA™, a comprehensive data integration and analytics platform for resolving data management and business process automation challenges. By providing unrivaled data collection, analytics, curve management, and integration capabilities, ZEMA offers end-to-end automated data solution for clients in all markets and industries. ZE is the winner of the 2021 Data Breakthrough Award for Cloud Enterprise Data Warehouse Solution of the Year and was recently Ranked #1 as the preferred Data Management Firm with the EnergyRisk Software Ranking 2021, and ranked 9th on the 2021 Chartis Energy 50 listing for innovative impact in the energy and fintech sector.