Friday March 31st, 2023

Beltrame attends SAP Executive Summit in Cernobbio, Italy

AFV Beltrame Group participated at the SAP EXECUTIVE SUMMIT in Cernobbio, Villa d’Este, for the presentation of SAP4 SU RISE (Cloud) migration excellence projects. Representing the Group was Emanuele Turra – Group CIO who spoke in the Close to Innovation session and told about the project as follows: “The migration to the SAP4HANA platform was […]

Wednesday March 29th, 2023

Stahl Gerlafingen attended at IBLive 2023

Stahl Gerlafingen AG attended at IBLive 2023 A great opportunity to present our different apprenticeships to school classes and to show young people many different career opportunities in the #steel. Today the doors opened for the exhibition and our dedicated apprentices shared their knowledge and experience with the students. We are thrilled that so many […]

Monday March 27th, 2023

The first shipment of Chalibria rebar is on its way

The very first shipment of Chalibria #rebar in #coils is now on its way… and will soon arrive at our customer’s site. Chalibria is the new, certified carbon neutral steel by AFV Beltrame Group. Discover more here.

Friday March 24th, 2023

Safety Day at the San Giovanni plant

Safety day for all employees of the San Giovanni Valdarno plant: a day dedicated to an in-depth examination of the themes of #Safety, #Energy and #Sustainability followed by the presentation of #Chalibria the new carbon neutral certified steel. To raise awareness of the culture of prevention in the field of health and safety at work, […]

Thursday March 23rd, 2023

An interesting article published by Solothurner Zeitung

AFV Beltrame Group is on a European tour to present, to its main stakeholders, #Chalibria, the new carbon-neutral steel. After the first roundtable in Paris, customers from Germany and Switzerland attended a similar format in Bern last Thursday. A journalist of the Solothurner Zeitung attended the event and published an insightful article on the discussion […]

Tuesday March 21st, 2023

The Chalibria opening in Switzerland

Last Thursday, 16 March 2023, AFV Beltrame Group and its Swiss plant Stahl Gerlafingen invited key customers and other stakeholders to the Kursaal in Bern, Switzerland. At the roundtable which ran under the topic “Steel: the frontiers of sustainability” participants could learn more about AFV Beltrame Group’s new carbon-neutral steel product. It quickly turned out […]

Monday March 20th, 2023

Beltrame Group attends “NEXT GEN DAYS”

AFV Beltrame Group is also taking part in the ‘NEXT GEN DAYS’, the first training programme organised by Confindustria‘s foreign investor advisory board for the development of young talent through days of training and networking with colleagues from other companies. “Italy’s competitiveness and growth also depend on the attention paid to the development of the […]

Friday March 17th, 2023

The Chalibria opening in France

On Thursday 9 March, LME Beltrame Group had the opportunity to inaugurate AFV Beltrame Group’s new carbon-neutral steel brand, #Chalibria, in Paris during a round table event entitled “Steel: the new frontiers of sustainability“. A moment of rich discussions with the presence of Mr. Bruno Jacquemin, Managing Director of A3M and permanent delegate of the […]

Tuesday March 14th, 2023

What is Chalibria?

To learn more about our new certified, carbon-neutral steel, visit the related section here

Wednesday March 8th, 2023

A concrete wish to all women colleagues

We are celebrating 8 March by offering all women colleagues in Italian plants the opportunity to take advantage of a women’s check-up until 30 April.

Monday February 27th, 2023

Listen to Raffaele Ruella’s interesting speech on sustainability issues

“Circularity, sustainability, the balance that must exist not only on an economic level but also in environmental terms, becomes a pivotal element of any strategy and increasingly fundamental in sectors such as ours that are defined as ‘hard to abate’ in terms of reducing emissions. With the birth of Chalibria, our #carbonneutral certified steel, we […]

Friday February 24th, 2023

Sole 24 Ore published a focus on Beltrame Group Digital Academy]

Standard training proposals are flanked by more advanced solutions such as a digital platform that can be used 24/7 and is available to all employees. The Beltrame Group’s academy in recent years has sought to provide the widest possible range of answers to the needs of the more than 3,000 workers in the various European […]

Sunday February 19th, 2023

Proud to be on the podium of the Top 500 Vicenza

Proud to be ranked second in the list of Vicenza’s top 500 companies and first in the #steel sector category!! Here the complete article

Wednesday February 1st, 2023

Students visit the Vicenza Headquarters

We start the 2023 company visits with two classes from the Istituto Tecnico Industriale Statale A. Rossi of Vicenza! Classroom activities and a visit to the production facilities to get to know the history of our group, the process, the products and answer all the students’ curiosities. Good luck for the coming school years and […]

Monday January 30th, 2023

Join the event organised by Bocconi University in collaboration with the Beltrame Group

Paolo Sala, Group Treasury Director & Head of Accounting Department will be a speaker, on Thursday 2 February, at the event organised by the Alumni of Bocconi University‘s CFO & Accounting Topic: “Doing business in times of inflation: what has changed (from finance to management control)”, bringing the experience of the Beltrame Group. It will […]

Thursday January 26th, 2023

Carlo Beltrame’s interview for Forbes Romania

At the invitation of Forbes Romania, Carlo Beltrame, shared his thoughts on the challenges faced by the #steel industry in 2022 and the lessons for 2023. “We find ourselves in a particular geo-political context, but also in terms of the evolution of the global economy. These are historic times when we need to understand that […]

Thursday January 12th, 2023

Carlo Beltrame participated in the Euromoney’s Central and Eastern European Forum 2023

Carlo Beltrame participated in the Euromoney’s Central and Eastern European Forum 2023, as panelist in “The energy shock and green transition for companies in CEE” panel, hosted by European Investment Bank (EIB), yesterday. A great opportunity to share and learn insights on how investors, intermediaries and policymakers are dealing with the current challenges – global […]

Monday January 9th, 2023

Interesting article published by “Les Echos”

LME Beltrame Group is accelerating towards decarbonisation. Read here the interesting article published by Les Echos “We already have a low level of CO2 compared to the primary sector. But the challenge is to go further to reduce the carbon footprint with a dedicated investment plan “explains Carlo Beltrame, Managing Director of LME. The ambition […]

Friday December 23rd, 2022

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

𝗦𝗘𝗔𝗦𝗢𝗡’𝗦 𝗚𝗥𝗘𝗘𝗧𝗜𝗡𝗚𝗦 to all our employees, clients, suppliers and friends! May the new days ahead be bright for all!

Thursday December 22nd, 2022

Inauguration today of the exhibition “The Makers of Eternal Egypt” supported by the Beltrame Group

The exhibition “The Makers of Eternal Egypt” opens today in the Basilica Palladiana in Vicenza. The exhibition will remain open until 7 May 2023, and has been promoted by the Group, and in particular by Vice-President Patrizia Beltrame, with its usual spirit of openness and support for cultural activities. On display are 180 original artefacts, […]

Monday December 19th, 2022

An interesting article in Solothurner Zeitung

Read the full article published Solothurner Zeitung here.

Friday December 16th, 2022

Beltrame supports its community

AFV Beltrame Group supports “Incontri al Quinto Piano” project promoted by Società del Quartetto di Vicenza in collaboration with the San Bortolo Hospital in Vicenza. These are very informal live performances through which, on tip-toe, music is brought to a very special place, the Oncology ward, offering patients, their families and the medical and paramedical […]

Wednesday December 14th, 2022

Beltrame believes in young talent! Attend the “Becoming Manager” event to discover all the opportunities

We are waiting for you on 16 December at the “Becoming Manager” event, organised by JEst – Junior Enterprise, at the University of Vicenza. It will be an opportunity to meet HR Team colleagues Alessandra Centofante and Leonardo Princic, and to have a speed interview with them, an alternative and effective way of interviewing. You […]

Thursday December 1st, 2022

Gianmaria Zanni attends Renewability workshop

Gianmaria Zanni, Group Energy Manager AFV Beltrame Group, will speak today in Milan, at Spazio Lenovo, at the Renewability workshop, the first community of industrial consumers and self-producers who share the same goals of #decarbonisation and innovation of energy supply sources. The project stems from the strategic intuition and implementation skills of Team EPQ together […]

Wednesday November 30th, 2022

Decarbonization is running through all of Europe!

Almost two weeks after the launch of Chalibria, our certified, #carbonneutral steel, we are happy to announce that the first sales have been made in Italy, Norway and Denmark. #Decarbonization is running through all of Europe!

Monday November 28th, 2022

Carlo Beltrame’s interesting interview at Bilanci d’Acciaio 2022

#decarbonisation, market forecasts 2023, the new carbon neutral steel Chalibria, the Group’s future investments are some of the topics discussed by Carlo Beltrame in the interview with Siderweb. Read the full article here

Friday November 25th, 2022

How is the female gender seen in a steel industry?

How is the female gender seen in a steel industry? Liliana Bica, HR manager at #Donalam, our company in #Romania, shared her thoughts for Ziarul Financiar about the challenges faced by women working in the steel industry, as well as prejudices and barriers related to perception. “The proportion of women in this sector has increased […]

Thursday November 24th, 2022

Join the webinar: “Steel North-East: what to expect in 2023”.

Don’t miss today the penultimate leg of Bilanci d’Acciaio’s journey through steel Italy, organised by Siderweb, at which Carlo Beltrame will speak. The event will focus on two topics: on the one hand, the analysis of the balance sheet results for the three-year period 2019-2021 in the North-East and a comparison with the performance of […]

Monday November 21st, 2022

(IT) L’interessante intervento di Alain Creteur al tradizionale ElCom Forum [en] Alain Creteur’s interesting speech at the traditional ElCom Forum

AFV Beltrame Group CEO Alain Creteur was invited as a speaker and panelist at the traditional ElCom Forum on Friday ElCom, as the Swiss Federal Electricity Commission is commonly called, is the top regulatory body for every matter on the energy market in Switzerland. It is not subject to any directives of the Federal Council […]

Friday November 18th, 2022

LME meets students at a forum organised with INSA Hauts-de-France

LME Groupe Beltrame is participating today with INSA Hauts-de-France in the forum dedicated to internships, as part of the promotion of our offers for the year 2023. These are oriented towards different profiles and levels such as: Industrial Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Master of Materials, Control and Safety, Mechanical and Energy Engineer, Master […]

Thursday November 17th, 2022

Watch the new video about CHALIBRIA

Watch the video about CHALIBRIA, our new, certified carbon neutral steel. You will find how “We imagine a sustainable industry, cutting-edge, kind, brave”. and why “..To the common efforts of all players, we add our endeavours. To the partners-challengers, we add our innovation. To the younger generation, we promise a better quality of urban life. […]

Wednesday November 16th, 2022

Read the article about Chalibria, our new certified carbon neutral steel

Read here the article about the launch of Chalibria, our certified carbon neutral steel published by Il Sole 24 Ore.

Tuesday November 15th, 2022

Chalibria, our certified carbon neutral steel

Today, we are proud to launch #Chalibria, our certified carbon neutral steel. “Chalybs” and “libra” are the Latin words we were inspired by to give birth to Chalibria: the “steel in balance,” designed to accelerate the transition to climate neutrality. Chalibria is the way to transparently show the progress we made and the ones we […]

Wednesday November 9th, 2022

Are you a student? Come visit us at Carrer Day in Padua.

We look forward to seeing you on November 10 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Padua Fair Hall 15 at the #CareerDay Open University IES 2022. If you are a student/graduate from the Schools of Engineering, Economics and Science at the University of Padua, don’t miss the opportunity to propose yourself to our HR […]

Friday November 4th, 2022

Interesting interview by Stefania Beltrame and Francesco Agostini on staff certifications

“In managing the Beltrame Group’s operations, #maintenance plays an essential role. Excellent efficiency management in a steel mill means not only maximising productivity targets and reducing downtime, but also coordinating all maintenance personnel in terms of #safety, #environment, #quality and cost control”. Read here the full interview with Stefania Beltrame Giacomello and Francesco Agostini conducted […]

Wednesday November 2nd, 2022

The new partnership of our French site

It is with a sense of responsibility towards young people that LME Groupe Beltrame is committed to Choisis Ta Planète, to make education and awareness possible and more accessible so that today’s environmental issues will contribute to tomorrow’s results.

Friday October 28th, 2022

Proud of the award received by Siderweb for the Best Steel Balance Sheet 2021

AFV Beltrame Group took first place for the ‘Best Steel Balance Sheet 2021‘ in the Italian steel sector. The award ceremony was held this afternoon in Milan, during the traditional annual event organised by Siderweb at the Leonardo da Vinci National Museum of Science and Technology. Enrico Fornelli, CCO of the Group, accepted the award.

Tuesday October 25th, 2022

Carlo Beltrame’s interesting speech on the current energy crisis

“I think things are starting to change a bit, in terms of the willingness of suppliers and producers to sign contracts longer than a month” declared Carlo Beltrame in the interesting interview with Adi Mosoianu from and Elena Deacu from focused on the #electricity issue, but also about Donalam’s plans and investments in […]

Wednesday October 26th, 2022

Proud of the new award received for the “Welfare” category

We are proud to have won the second prize in the “Welfare” category of the “Company for Generation Z 2022”. This award recognises “the companies that have invested the most in ‘Generation Z’, through concrete policies for attracting, employing and enhancing talent, and that have implemented one or more projects in 2021 for the insertion […]

Monday October 24th, 2022

Beltrame supports prevention

In the month usually dedicated to prevention in pink, AFV Beltrame Group supports the activities of the association AMICHE PER LA PELLE APS, which for years has been involved in projects for the prevention of breast cancer and for the humanisation of the treatment pathway, with the aim of restoring a satisfactory quality of life […]

Tuesday October 18th, 2022

The fifth edition of our annual magazine ‘Frames’ is out

Frames is our annual appointment. It’s our voice on paper with the aim of opening new horizons on the world of #steel. The purpose is to foster the spread of a culture made up of #knowledge, #ideas and #vision. Ours but, not only. Thus, we asked guest editors, from Italy and abroad, to offer their […]

Monday October 10th, 2022

Two new projects presented at the 39th National Conference of the Italian Metallurgical Association

AFV Beltrame Group participated in the 39th national conference of the Italian Metallurgy Association held on the occasion of the 800th anniversary celebration of the University of Padua. Colleagues Marco Meggiorin and Matteo Zaltron from CTF presented two important and innovative research and development projects: ‘Industrial symbiosis between #steel and polymers, the new opportunity for […]

Friday October 7th, 2022

The Romanian Minister of Economy visited our plant in Târgoviște

We are honored to have hosted today in our plant in Târgoviște the official delegation led by the Romanian Minister of Economy, together with local authorities in Dâmbovița county. This has given us the right context to present our plans and our investment strategy in Romania. Have a look at the LinkedIn post of the […]

Tuesday October 4th, 2022

AFV Beltrame cares about health! New initiative for employees

AFV Beltrame Group supports information, awareness and #health promotion actions for all its employees. Employees of the Vicenza plant will be offered the opportunity to undergo a free cardiological screening in October. The initiative, organised in collaboration with the Associazione Amiche per la pelle and the San Rocco medical centre, will soon be replicated at […]

Thursday September 29th, 2022

The San Giovanni Valdarno plant celebrates 150 years of the ironworks

We celebrated yesterday with authorities, institutions and employees the 150th anniversary of the ancient Ferriera of San Giovanni Valdarno, where the Beltrame Group has one of its Italian production plants. “The company invests in the San Giovanni Valdarno area through a demanding and challenging industrial strategy, to be integrated with a market situation that is […]

Monday September 26th, 2022

Alain Creteur speaks at the Swiss Sustainable Forum

Alain Creteur, AFV Beltrame Group CEO, participated as a panellist at the Swiss Sustainable Forum. Chaired by Christoph W. Frei, Partner at Sustainability VC Emerald, Creteur discussed the issues surrounding the current #energy crisis in Europe with Ronald Trächsel, CFO of Swiss utility BKW and David Stickelberger, Managing Director of Swisssolar. The expert panel agreed […]

Friday September 23rd, 2022

The old factory in San Giovanni Valdarno turns 150 years old

On 28 September, starting at 6pm, the most significant moments of this activity will be retraced. Read the full italian article here.

Thursday September 22nd, 2022

Renewability, a new project reported by “Il Sole 24 Ore”

Renewability, the first community of #energyrenewable consumers, was born today. The project involves the aggregation of companies in a consortium company, whose objective is to invest in the construction of renewable generation plants and supply the electricity produced by the plants themselves to each member. “This initiative is an important part of our Group’s #decarbonisation […]

The 5th edition of the Safety and Sustainable Development Day.

21 September 2022: a special day for the employees of LME Groupe Beltrame! Why? Because today is the 5th edition of the Safety and Sustainable Development Day. A truly convivial day that is awaited every year, allowing employees to exchange views with the various professionals present on site and to be made aware of subjects […]

Tuesday September 13th, 2022

Are you an industrial technician? Sign up for a free dedicated course

From 19 September to 28 October 2022 In Job in collaboration with AFV Beltrame Group and SAFFAS GROUP is organising a free course for INDUSTRIAL PLANT TECHNICIANS (240 H) for an important company in the metal mechanics sector, at the Sviluppo Formazione premises in S. Agostino (VI). Requirements: -High school diploma in technical subjects. The […]

Wednesday August 31st, 2022

Published our new Sustainability Report 2021

Glad to share with you our 2021 #sustainability report that documents our progress over the last year. Take a look at the video while we are already working on what we can achieve over the next 12 months strengthening our commitment to advancing a #circulareconomy through new projects and investiments. Report sostenibilità

Friday August 5th, 2022

Important certifications for the Targoviste Plant

We are pleased to announce that our plant DONALAM TARGOVISTE have reached the important goal of #certification of the Integrated Management System, according to the ISO 9001, ISO14001 and ISO45001 standards. By having ISO Certification, Donalam Targoviste proves its commitment to meet the needs of customers through an effective integrated management system. The ISO certification […]

Wednesday August 3rd, 2022

Stahl Gerlafingen and its own honey to promote biodiversity

The steel produced at AFV Beltrame’s Swiss plant in Gerlafingen is 100% recycled. In a recent article in the Solothurner Zeitung Honigbienen und Stahlproduktion: Das passt in Gerlafingen gut zusammen, Peter Hüsser, Head of technical services, explains that Stahl Gerlafingen is committed to environmentally friendly and sustainable production. The company is trying to implement this […]

Wednesday July 27th, 2022

Continuous Improvement never stops

Great #Opex day in AFV Beltrame Group: an opportunity of learning, networking and defining a shared continuous improvement strategy through #teamwork, #collaboration and sinergic vision.

Friday July 22nd, 2022

The swiss plant offers a good homage against the heat

On July 15, 2022, AFV Beltrame’s Swiss plant in Gerlafingen produced the last batch before the summer shutdown. Since then, maintenance work has been ongoing at the plant. In addition to the in-house maintenance crew, external specialists are also required. Time is short, as the plant will start production again in August. People work even […]

Wednesday July 20th, 2022

Carlo Beltrame’s interview for Forbes Romania

This year Forbes Romania challenged top managers and entrepreneurs to answer a short quiz in a complicated economic and social time, although for most of us it should have been an expected return to (new) normality. So it was a pleasure to discuss with Georgiana Costea about AFV Beltrame Group Romania expansion projects for this […]

Tuesday July 19th, 2022

Young talents become new colleagues

Training new talent is an essential task for the whole industry. Stahl Gerlafingen, our Swiss plant is pleased to announce that three of our trainees have completed their apprenticeship after successfully passing the final exams. Sezer Durak (first from left) earned a degree in logistics. Alejna Junuzi and Alex Djuricic (second and third from left) […]

Friday July 15th, 2022

Collaboration with the St. Gotthard Alpine Association for the summer school camp

It was a summer school camp full of beautiful experiences, sharing and friendship that took place in S. Gottardo (VI) over the past few weeks at the Alpine Association headquarters and supported by AFV Beltrame Group. There were many activities to which the participants were able to dedicate themselves, spending days together full of sport […]

Monday July 11th, 2022

AFV Beltrame Group invited to the Choose France summit

AFV Beltrame Group had the honor of being invited to the Choose France Summit today. Represented by Carlo Beltrame and Alain Creteur, this meeting aims to increase the attractiveness of France through investments by major international groups, allows exchanges with the participants leaders and with the highest authorities of the government.

Great fulfillment for our A.S. Delfini 2001 asd!

A great celebration for our friends A.S. Delfini 2001 asd who won the final stages of the Uisp National wheelchair basketball championship, recently held in Cesenatico, and won a third place in the Serie B FIPIC championship round. In addition, the team was awarded by the Italian Paralympic Committee with the Bronze Star for Sporting […]

Wednesday July 6th, 2022

AFV Beltrame Group chooses GF-ELTI regenerative furnaces

GF-ELTI S.r.l., a company specialised in the production of industrial furnaces and heat treatment services, has been entrusted with the supply of two new reheating plants for the rolling mills of the French and Swiss headquarters of AFV Beltrame Group. “Among the primary objectives, to which the Group’s investments are aimed, are the maintenance of […]

Tuesday July 5th, 2022

Dedicated programmes for students in the Vicenza plant

The PCTO weeks (“Pathways for Transversal Skills and Orientation”, formerly Alternate Work-School Projects dedicated to students in the last three classes of secondary schools) are coming to an end, during which we placed 5 students from 5 different institutes in as many departments of the Vicenza plant to give them a closer look at our […]

Friday July 1st, 2022

For Beltrame group “know-how” rhymes with “people skills”

Because what makes a company live is the people who make it up. Because it is essential that “know-how” rhymes with “people skills”. And because we believe in these values. Thanks to its partnership with INSA Hauts-de-France, LME groupe BELTRAME wishes to give the opportunity to consolidate the apprenticeship at school and to acquire a […]

Wednesday June 29th, 2022

Staff recruitment and modernisation process started in Targoviste

After the acquisition of #COSTargoviste in March 2022, we have started the process of staff recruitment and modernization of the plant and also the production of rebar in #Romania, under the #Donalam brand, thus reaching two steel processing plants in Calarasi and Targoviste. So, the company becomes the only full-cycle rebar producer in Romania, supplying […]

Tuesday June 28th, 2022

Barbara Beltrame joins Simest’s Board of Directors

Barbara Beltrame Giacomello, Vice-President of Confindustria and Head of Communication & Marketing of AFV Beltrme Group, joins the Board of Directors of SIMEST Spa, (CDP group) the company that supports the #internationalisation of Italian companies in non-EU countries. The appointment came during the shareholders’ meeting that appointed the new board of directors, which will be […]

Monday June 27th, 2022

Constant search for new talent for the Beltrame Group

A particularly active semester for the attraction, recruiting and employer branding activities of our HR team! With classroom presentations, career days and virtual events, our Group came into contact with many undergraduates and graduates, showing them the growth paths that an international environment like ours can offer and making them curious about a sector, the […]

Friday June 24th, 2022

Beltrame and NLMK Group together: continuing training

Beltrame and NLMK Group Verona together: this week our companies organised and attended together at #BlackBelt training – #LeanSixSigma Methodology. We shared knowledge and experience: a great time to repeat again! Thanks to Process Insight for the training.

Thursday June 23rd, 2022

The meeting with the community of Stahl Gerlafingen

Even though the industry has made significant improvements toward green #steel production, there are still emissions that can bother people living in the neighborhood of a steel plant. AFV Beltrame Group is committed to transparency and openly discusses with its local community what we have achieved and what we want to accomplish in the future […]

Tuesday June 21st, 2022

Barbara Beltrame’s speech at the B7 meeting in Berlin

Barbara Beltrame Giacomello, Vice-President of Confindustria and Head of Communication & Marketing of AFV Beltrame Group spoke yesterday at the #B7GER meeting in Berlin underlining how: “Business can do a lot alone, but it cannot do everything. Governments can do much more to facilitate supply chains and their security, starting with improving infrastructure, removing tariff […]

Two days of training in AFV Beltrame

More than 300 participants and great enthusiasm characterised the two days of training for our employees. Many presentations followed one another with a particular focus on #continuous improvement, the production process, #security and #cybersecurity. Our thanks go to the entire ‘Ocjo’ team who, with an interesting theatrical performance, sensitised the audience to the topic of […]

Wednesday June 15th, 2022

Beltrame will attend the Virtual Job Meeting

Get to know AFV Beltrame Group and the career paths we can offer you at the Virtual Job Meeting ITALIA: the event that connects graduates and undergraduates with companies. By attending you will be able to meet HR managers directly, hand in your CV, apply for job offers and carry out video interviews. The event […]

Tuesday June 14th, 2022

Increasingly optimal logistics thanks to the Chronos project

In a rapidly changing steel market, flexible production models based on big data, machine learning and artificial intelligence technologies will enable the industry to adapt to high levels of customisation and continuously innovate processes and solutions. “Digital technologies are key to facilitate the synchronisation of processes, material flows and information in the creation of value […]

Thursday June 9th, 2022

The MA.SA.I. security project

Our Alessandro Franconi, Country COO AFV & Plant Manager Vicenza, as Safety Leader, was involved by H-ON Consulting in a one-day video shoot dedicated to the MA.SA.I (Machine Safety Improvement) project. Our two companies have been working together for several years on the ongoing #safety improvement activities of the machines in the Group’s three Italian […]

Friday June 3rd, 2022

LME’s energy efficiency reported on “Eco 121”

LME Beltrame Group – Large-scale projects related to decarbonisation and energy efficiency. Thank you to Eco 121 for reporting on the Beltrame Group’s ambitions for a sustainable future. Complete article here.

Tuesday May 31st, 2022

Students in sight of the LME factory

LME Groupe Beltrame shares the enthusiasm of INSA Hauts-de-France and of all the students who came to visit LME, to discover the professions and an atmosphere that is both so special and so endearing. It was a pleasure for the students as well as for the employees who were able to show their know-how. An […]

Monday May 23rd, 2022

LME would like to thank the CAPH

LME Groupe BELTRAME would like to thank the CAPH for hosting the MADE IN HAINAUT trade fair on 19 and 20 May. Two days rich in exchanges with customers, service providers and institutions.

Friday May 20th, 2022

World Bee Day celebration

Since 2017, World Bee Day has been honoured every 20 May. This event focuses on the need to stop the loss of biodiversity and the degradation of ecosystems. It’s an opportunity to promote actions to protect and increase the number of pollinators and their habitats, and to encourage their abundance and diversity. To rise awareness […]

Tuesday May 17th, 2022

AFV Beltrame Group participates in the workshop: “Corporate climate strategies with impact 0”

Climate neutrality, sustainability, energy management and efficiency, decarbonisation. These are some of the topics addressed in today’s workshop in Milan: “Climate Neutrality Corporate Climate Strategies”, in which Gianmaria Zanni, Group Energy Manager, will be a speaker, testifying to the experience of AFV Beltrame Group and recounting the path taken by the Group.

Monday May 16th, 2022

LME at Made in Hainaut

LME Groupe Beltrame will participate in the MADE IN HAINAUT exhibition on 19 and 20 May at the Wallers Arenberg mining site. We hope to have the opportunity to meet you and look forward to seeing you on our stand D6. See you soon! Free entrance. Registration on the website

Tuesday May 10th, 2022

Enrico Fornelli speaks at the webinar organised by Siderweb

Read the interesting speech of Enrico Fornelli at the webinar organised by siderweb: “France the possibilities beyond the Alps for Made in Italy steel”. Full article here.

Monday May 9th, 2022

LME at the Couleurs Affaires evening

LME Beltrame Group thanks the CCI Hauts-de-France for the invitation to the Couleurs Affaires evening. A good moment rich in exchanges that we had the pleasure to share with you.

Thursday May 5th, 2022

Join the 10 May webinar on the international focus with Enrico Fornelli

Enrico Fornelli, CCO of the Group, will participate in the webinar: “France: the opportunities beyond the Alps for steel “made in Italy” bringing the experience of AFV Beltrame Group present in the territory since the 90s with Laminés Marchands Européens. The date to be fixed in the agenda is Tuesday 10 May at 11 a.m. […]

Thursday April 28th, 2022

Today is The World Day for Safety and Health at Work

28 April is The World Day for Safety and Health at Work. “Explore the topic of participation and social dialogue in creating a positive safety and health culture” is the ILO 2022 proposed feature. In AFV Beltrame Group we are really focused on this, because we feel that this topic is the right way to […]

Thursday April 21st, 2022

Come to visit us at the International Career Fair in Padua!

AFV Beltrame Group will attend the first edition of the International Career Fair, a three-day event for university students to improve job search skills, explore new careers and network with employers. See you in Padua from 27 to 29 April 2022.

Tuesday April 19th, 2022

The importance of sport to LME

LME Groupe Beltrame attaches particular importance to sport and to supporting sports teams. We are therefore proud to sponsor VALENCIENNES HANDBALL, a committed and passionate club that never stops improving. Long live sport and go Red Swans!

Thursday April 14th, 2022

The digital Academy of AFV Beltrame Group reported on Il Sole 24 Ore

There is also the Academy of AFV Beltrame Group in the insert “Academy Italia. Le nuove scuole delle aziende”, published by Il Sole 24 Ore. “Valuing talents. This has always guided the choices and initiatives of AFV Beltrame Group as a driving factor in the light of changes in the market, especially in the labour […]

Monday April 11th, 2022

A special thanks to Viktor Mácha

A special thanks to Viktor Mácha, the well known and appreciated photographer that since 2006 has been travelling around the world, documenting the heavy industrial sites such as iron works, steel works, rolling mills, forges, foundries and coke plants just to show the beauty of steel! Happy to have hosted you in our Vicenza’s site.

Tuesday March 29th, 2022

Interesting interview with LME’s Industrial Director broadcast on Radio Classique

LME Groupe Beltrame would like to thank Fabrice Lundy for the time we spent with him. We were cheerful to contribute, through the show “Territoires d’excellence” to make the company, its know-how and its future ambitions better known! Ecoutez l’interview complète de Vincent Smeeckaert directeur industriel de LME sur ce lien de “Territoires d’excellence” tous […]

Friday March 25th, 2022

An interesting article published by Solothurn Zeitung focused on the swiss market

Exploding energy and raw material costs are driving the price of steel into new spheres. A challenge for Stahl Gerlafingen and the sector. Read here interesting article published by Solothurn Zeitung focused on the swiss market.

Thursday March 24th, 2022

The versatility of steel, explained by Cristina Catino in our annual magazine Frames

“The use of steel in architecture exemplifies both all the apparent paradoxes of this fundamental element and the true essence of its #versatility. We associate, represent and use steel for its strength, resistance, durability, safety and quality. At the same time, we also associate, represent and use it for its adaptability, flexibility, endurance, the possibility […]

Thursday March 17th, 2022

AFV Beltrame Group has completed the acquisition of the functional production assets of the Târgoviște Special Steel Plant

AFV Beltrame Group has completed the acquisition of the functional production assets of the Târgoviște Special Steel Plant, by concluding the transfer of ownership documents and full payment of the price in the amount of 38.3 million euros. AFV Beltrame Group, which also owns the Donalam rolling mill in Calarasi, Romania, aims to transform the […]

Wednesday March 16th, 2022

Important collaborations towards the energy transition

The optimization of rolling processes through artificial intelligence algorithms, the replacement of more efficient burners than ladles, the revamping of electric motors with higher efficiency class, the mapping of the total CO2 contribution of our production sites according to certificated standards and, subsequently the identification of solutions for the reduction of emissions into the atmosphere, […]

Thursday March 10th, 2022

Energy efficiency explained by Gianmaria Zanni

AFV Beltrame Group manages 360° energy efficiency to be competitive in an increasingly challenging market with increasingly stringent environmental regulations. The reduction of consumption and the consequent optimization of the management must be organized in every aspect, not only in the most evident part of the melting furnaces but, also, in the auxiliary systems of […]

Tuesday March 8th, 2022

A concrete wish to all women

“On March 8th, we thought we would offer all our Women employees a free medical check-up, available until the end of April, was a concrete way to wish them a happy Women’s Day with an invitation to take care of themselves” Giulia Caruso, Group HR Management Director & Deputy CHRO.

Friday March 4th, 2022

The fortitude explained by MASSIMIANO BUCCHI, for our annual Frames magazine

You often hear people say, “As strong as steel.” But what characteristics does the Force or rather the Fortress have? “Fortitude is not to be understood only as an individual quality of the individual innovator, but of innovation in general. Users also often have to have courage and perseverance in adopting an innovation, especially in […]

Tuesday March 1st, 2022

New powerplants built thanks to the circular economy

The best outcome of the circular economy: new green powerplant construction uses by-products out of steel recycling. A small power plant neighboring AFV Beltrame’s Swiss plant, in Gerlafingen, will soon produce green electricity for 360 households. The new hydroelectric power plant uses the potential when water flows from an old canal back into the river […]

Tuesday February 22nd, 2022

AFV Beltrame Group joins Responsible Steel

In line with Beltrame Industrial business plan, we are very pleased to start a useful and proactive membership with ResponsibleSteel, the not-for-profit association dedicated to defining and promoting responsible practices in the steel sector. An additional sign to stress our determination in responding to the worldwide challenge for a sustainable management of production processes. A […]

Thursday February 17th, 2022

The interview for Forbes Romania by Carlo Beltrame: “Lessons for 2022”

“It was a pleasure for me to take part in the Forbes Romania project, “Lessons for 2022″, with the Romanian business community. The recognition and adoption of the new Green Deal and the European Commission’s strong commitment to its implementation in 2021 was a reason of satisfaction for us. This is a confirmation of the […]

Tuesday February 15th, 2022

Fluidity, told by STEFANO SCHIAVO, for our annual Frames magazine

“When the steel melts it enters the liquid phase. And everything changes. Strength and robustness are lacking. The strong points on which we base our idea of this material are lost. New possibilities are opening up. The lack of solidity gives way to new forms. … What you feel when you see the melting of […]

Friday February 11th, 2022

Il gruppo Beltrame continua a potenziare il trasporto dell’acciaio via treno.

Continuano gli investimenti sui raccordi con gli stabilimenti veneti, piemontesi e toscani. Quest’anno le tonnellate di merci trasportate via treno saliranno a 1,2 milioni. Il piano “acciaio in carrozza”, lanciato nel 2019, mira a potenziare i raccordi ferroviari con gli stabilimenti del gruppo, sia in Italia sia in Europa, per agevolare il trasferimento della merce […]