Berry Metal Company has announced that it has forged a partnership with Acciarium Alliance to grow market participation with BOF and EAF steelmakers in Europe.

According to David Werner, president of Berry Metal Company, the fit between the two companies is perfect.

“Mauro Bianchi Ferrias [managing director of Acciarium Alliance] and Acciarium Alliance are focused on helping innovative companies (such as Berry Metal) help steelmakers in Europe increase energy optimisation and raw material utilisation while reducing environmental impact. Our expertise in BOF post combustion, EAF chemical energy sstems, material injection and furnace optimisation dovetails nicely with Acciarium’s charter and connections.”

Milan-based Acciariumtaps the skills of companies around the world and matches their knowledge and ideas to better satisfy steelmakers’ needs. The goal of the alliance is to provide complementary and innovative products and services. By working together, it is claimed that the Alliance can offer quicker and more integrated solutions.

“The Berry team is absolutely great and I am very happy to be part of the same family now,” said Ferri. “I’m confident we will be able to build relationships and create opportunities to expand the application of the Berry Metal technology.”