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.
The London Metal Exchange (LME) 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 $13.5 trillion, 176mn lots and 4.3bn t in 2019. 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 the exchange’s suite of gold and silver contracts — LMEprecious. Around 1.9mn t of material were held on LME warrant in 48 storage facilities in 14 countries across 33 locations globally in December 2019. The LME is a HKEX Group company.
Established in 1995, ZE helps organisations that are data driven to be more efficient through end-to-end data automation and superior services. ZE is the developer of ZEMA, a comprehensive platform for data aggregation, validation, modelling, automation and integration. By providing unrivaled data collection, analytics, curve management and integration capabilities, ZEMA offers robust data solutions for clients in all markets and industries. ZE also provides a full range of support and implementation services ensuring full success across all elements of the organisation’s needs. ZEMA is available as a cloud solution through the ZE Cloud, Software as a Service, or Data-as-a-Service.