We do have a lot of experience in
this sector, here are some of the plants acquired and liquidated over the years.
Steel and Rolling
Mills - CBI acquired a number of complete integrated mills upon closure by its parents and
Switzerland from its parent, the Von Roll Group (1.000.000 tpy); INEXA PROFIL in
Sweden from the receivers, OCEAN STATE STEEL in the USA from its parent von Moos
Stahl. SANDERSON KAYSER England from its parent.
reorganized their Mills, we sold the IJmuiden, Netherlands Long Products Mill (Meltshop and Rolling
The Tin Plate Mill, Cont. Electro
Galvanising-, the Colour Coating-, Galvanising, Coiling and Pickling Lines and the Narrow Strip rolling Mill
all in Wales as well as the Coil Plate Mill, Heavy Section & Univeral Beam Mill and the Meltshop, Billet
Mill and Coiled Bar Mill all in England.
In the Czech Republic we liquidated
the Narrow Gauge Stainless Steel Mill from KWW.
Foundries - CBI
liquidated many foundries all over Europe; in Austria the Eurostahl Giesserei and Franz Oberascher, in
Belgium Griffin, in Germany the John Deere Foundry, in the Netherlands the Werkspoor Foundry and Hekkens in
Sweden Camito Foundry, in Switzerland Bulachguss and the Rieter Foundry and in the U.K. the Bonds and
Parkfield foundries and in Melbourne Australia the GM Holden Foundries.
Forges - Our first
experience in the Forging Industry was when VGS (Verenigde Grof Smederijen) closed their Open-Die Forging
Plant in Amsterdam, we sold their 3.000 Ton Hydraulic Forging Press, less than 10 years old as well as all
other a number of Water Hydraulic Forging Presses, Manipulators, big Car Bottom Furnaces, Forging Cranes
etc. in the 1990’s we even operated a Hot Forging Plant with Presses from 1.200 to 3.000 Ton, when we
acquired the assets of the bankrupt PRB Defense Company in Belgium, we decided to run the forging
department, supplying parts to the “off-road” manufacturers, we sold the company to the Spanish GSB group in
the late 90’s. We liquidated the Hot Forge of Wilhelm Geldbach and the bankrupt Dreisbacher Hammerwerke,
which operated an Open Die Forging Plant in Germany.
Non Ferrous - CBI
acquired LBP/UCA an integrated Copper Foundry and Strip Rolling Mill in Belgium from the liquidators, Europa
Metalli (KME) a Strip Rolling Mill in Italy, Outokumpu HME a Copper Tube Plant in the Netherlands, the Selve
Copper Foundry and Strip Rolling Mill from Swissmetal, the Copper Wire Mill from Draka in the
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