The Chinese steel producer Dong Bei Special Steel Group Co. Ltd. (Dong Bei) issued Siemens VAI Metals Technologies with the final acceptance certificate for a new bar mill at their site in Dalian in the province of Liaoning.

The rolling mill produces 140t of round bar per hour in special steel grades with diameters up to 310mm.
The plant rolls high-grade stainless steel, bearing and tool steels, and steel bars for the automobile industry.