On the 24th of May, an international delegation of journalists came to visit the mill of NLMK Clabecq, located in Ittre, Belgium. This visit was a part of a three days press tour of the main European production sites of NLMK Europe. The focus during their visit was to learn more about how Quard is produced. The visit started with the rolling mill and the halls where the slabs are heated and turned into plates.
Then, they saw the whole process of Quenching and Tempering which gives to Quard or Quend their specific properties. The final part of the visit concerned the warehouse and the expedition section where the plates are loaded on trucks and trains. Production experts followed the entire visit to answer all the questions about the different production steps. The press delegation pursued his journey to NLMK La Louvière.