MCE opens a state-of-the-art pickling
The company MCE Maschinen- und Apparatebau in
Linz, Austria, a subsidiary of MCE AG, is a centre of
competence in the fields of mechanical engineering,
apparatus and plant engineering and machine
assembly. MCE has constructed a new state-of-the-art pickling
workshop at their premises in Linz, very close
to theVoest Alpine Site, in cooperation with Avesta
Finishing Chemicals. The goal of this workshop is to
do cleaning and pickling of in-house made stainless
steel equipment, including heat exchangers for
nuclear power stations. MCE will also offer contract
pickling services in Austria together with Böhler
Weldingusing Avesta Finishing Products.
Photo: The MCE team led by Mr Hauzenberger was
givenpractical training by Anders Bornmyr from
Avesta FinishingChemicals and Anton Mayrhofer
from Böhler Welding Austria.
Successful Seminars in the Middle East
Mr Anders Bornmyr from Avesta Finishing Chemicals,
together with the Bohler Welding Group Member
colleagues - Mr Volker Gross from T-Put, Mr
Manfred Hoefer from Bohler Welding Austria and
Mr Issam Chiguer from Soudukay, and members of
Bohler Welding Middle East led by Mr Anders Andersson
- gave training in the essentials of Welding and Stainless
Steel Cleaning in the Petrochemical Industry during one
week in October, to some 500 customers in various
countries such as Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman
and the UAE.
Cleaning workshops held in Malmö
Böhler personnel Knut Arne Hundahl, sales manager,
Jan Eigil Flaaten, application manager Avesta Brand
from Norway and from Russia Vadim Sharyshev,
managing director, Dimitry Kravets, segment manager
chemical industry, Sergey Kurlanov, application
manager all brands, Alexander Zhurikhin, area sales
manager in St Petersburg region, Natalya Sharipova,
area sales manager in Ural region, have completed
training sessions at our premises in Malmö.
During the sessions they improved their knowledge
of how to keep stainless steel 100% stainless.
Photo: Team Böhler Russia led by their
director Vadim Sharyshev
Workshop in Dubai increased cleaning
Team Böhler in Dubai, with the local MD Mr Anders
Andersson in charge together with local distributors,
participated in a Cleaning Workshop in February to
improve their understanding of how to keep stainless
The workshop was led by Mr Anders Bornmyr from
Avesta Finishing Chemicals, Sweden.
Maintenance cleaning prolongs the lifetime
of stainless steel
Pulire, The International Trade Exhibition for the
production of professional cleaning technologies, is
being held in Verona, Italy, from the 24th to the 26th
of May. It is the only event in Italy that meets all the
product categories at the highest level, enabling the
perfect coexistence of technology, research, design
Visit us in hall 5, stand F1/1 and we will tell you more
about our cleaning products, which are easy to work with
and give a perfect result to maintain the original finish,
feeling and look of stainless steel.
Vi söker en försäljningsingenjör för Norden och
Som försäljningsingenjör kommer du att arbeta med att
marknadsföra och sälja våra produkter inom Norden och
Baltikum. Då vi har som målsättning att dubbla omsättningen
inom fem år kommer du att ha ett stort fokus på
nykundsbearbetning, både inom befintliga och nya marknads-
och läs här:
Niclas Öjstedt is our new Business Development
We welcome Niclas Öjstedt, who will be responsible as
Development Manager for the marketing and sales function at
Avesta Finishing Chemicals. Before joining us, Niclas worked
global Key Account Manager for Alfa Laval's business with
Bayer and DOW - three of the world's leading chemical
companies. Niclas has also held important positions at
a global chemical company, and at Södra Cell, Europe's
producer of market pulp.
With Niclas we further strengthen our marketing forces,
us to expand our business.
We welcome Mirna Castro
We have now employed Mirna Castro to take charge of
QHES issues (quality, health, environment and safety)
in the company. Mirna has just joined us from the
County Administration, where she has worked as a
qualified environmental officer. Among her other
previous jobs, she has been work environment inspector
at the Swedish Work Environment Authority. In industry
she has worked with QHES issues in various sectors:
pharmacy, chemicals, food, electronics, water and sewage
As a serious supplier we always take responsibility to
improve the environmental impact and safety when
working with our products. Quality, health, environment
and safety are central parts of the business and a natural
part of the day-to-day work. With Mirna we further
strengthen our know-how, while simultaneously having
a better opportunity to give advice to customers and
retailers on health, environment and safety matters.
Macit&Macit is our new distributor in
Macit&Macit will from now on be working as distributor
Avesta's products for pickling, maintenance and cleaning
of stainless steel products in Turkey.
Macit&Macit was established in 1998 in order to create a
strong supply infrastructure for the automotive industry
and other industrial areas and sectors. The aim is to
become market leader in Car Cleaning Products, Home-
Office Cleaning Products and Industrial Cleaning Products.
Avesta to participate at Scandinavian Technical
The Scandinavian Technical Fair 2010, with a focus on
the areas of Machine tools, Tools, Control, Automation/
Robotics and Joining/Sheet metal working, is being held
from the 19th to the 22th of October in Stockholm, Sweden.
The exhibition is an excellent opportunity to learn more
about our various products, and to discover how we can
work together in the long term. We will be happy to
welcome you to our stand A09:30.
Meet us at Duplex World 2010
Avesta Finishing Chemicals will exhibit at the combined
conference and fair Duplex World 2010 in Beaune, France.
The exhibition is open between 13 and 15 October and you
will find us at stand 606 together with Avesta Welding.
Visit us and we will tell you more about our products, which
have small emissions, are easy to work with and give a
perfect picking result. Read more
High demands in an extremely corrosive
International Corrosion Services' pickling and passivation
treatments were central to ensuring the performance of
the stainless steel on equipment for Western Australia's
new Southern Seawater Desalination Plant. Some 200 tonnes of pipes
have been treated with Avesta Finishing Chemicals products.
Read the whole article
Som internationell affärsutvecklare har du ett övergripande
ansvar för att marknadsföra Avesta Finishing Chemicals
produkter internationellt. Du ingår i ledningsgruppen och
har ansvar för verksamhetens totala affärsutveckling.
Vi söker en person som ska ansvara för företagets frågor
inom kvalitet, hälsa, miljö och säkerhet.
Avesta Finishing Chemicals wish you a good
This year we are closed for the summer during weeks 31-32
(two weeks starting 2 august). We hope you all have a
wonderful summer and we look forward to seeing you again
Australia's biggest pickling bath
ICS, International Corrosion Services Pty Ltd, in Australia has
now filled the country's biggest pickling bath with
Avesta Pickling Bath 302. The pickling bath is 13 metres long, 1.5
metres wide and 1.2 metres deep, which means that it can contain
large quantities of items.
ICS works with pickling both onshore and offshore, and
they say themselves that they provide the world's best corrosion
protection for stainless steel. We can only
agree! In addition, ICS is distributor for our products
in south-western Australia.
Omniweld is a new sales channel in Canada
A fruitful seminar and training sessions about pickling
and cleaning of stainless steel was held in Burlington on
March 30th by Mr Anders Bornmyr from Avesta Finishing
Chemicals for our new sales channel Omniweld in
Omniweld have been involved in the production of several
thousands of welding procedures which can be improved
by adding information about how to perform an adequate
This collaboration and workshop has been initiated by
Mr Mark Yaple from Avesta Welding North America,
Mrs Victoria Stamper from Ryerson, the master distributor
in Canada for Avesta Welding, together with Mr Eric
Cormier from Air Liquide Canada and Mr Andy McCartney
from Omniweld. Read
Successful Seminars in Russia, March 2010
Seminars about "How to keep stainless 100% stainless"
were held together with Bohler Welding Russia at some
locations as a part of a local marketing strategy to
educate the huge Russian market, initiated by Avesta
Finishing Chemicals together with their MD, Mr Vadim
Успешные семинары в России март 2010
Семинары о том, «Как сохранить 100% коррозионную
стойкость стали» проводились совместно с компанией
Бёлер Велдинг Раша как часть маркетинговой стратегии
обучения огромного рынка России, начатой при помощи
Avesta Finishing Chemicals, вместе с их Управляющим
Директором Вадимом Шарышевым;
Seminars about pickling and cleaning in Russia
During week 15, 15-18 March, we are holding seminars
about pickling and cleaning of stainless steel for different
sectors of industry in Russia. These workshops are
arranged together with our local sales company.
During the year we will be holding several workshops in various
parts of the world to spread information and knowledge about the
properties of our products and the good results they achieve in
giving stainless steel back its
gloss, feel and surface.
We are also there for the Winter Olympics
While the Winter Olympics are in progress in Vancouver,
the steel structure at Robson Square has been pickled
with our chemicals by Epic Metals for maximum sheen
and durability. Construction and manufacture by George Third and
Son - Steel Fabricators.
Robson Square Signature Celebration Site (February 12
to 28), at the heart of Vancouver's downtown core, will be
a centre for free family entertainment during the games.
During the day and evening, visitors can watch live
performances, watch demonstrations and even meet the
Olympic mascots in person.
Schweissen & Schneiden, India, with many
Thanks for the great interest you showed in our
especially RedOne Pickling Spray. Many companies have
already switched to this effective product, and many more
have shown an interest in testing it, since its fantastic
results speak for themselves - with small emissions, the
product goes a long way, is easy to work and gives a perfect
picking result. (Read more). We would also like to thank all those
who took part in the seminar.
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