Berlin, 8 November 2007 - PSI has been charged by Asia Aluminium with the delivery of the production management system PSImetals for the casting house and the new rolling mill in the Asia Aluminum Industrial City in Zhaoqing, China. With the order from the Asia Aluminum Group, PSI has succeeded in entering into the fast-growing Chinese aluminium industry. The entire duration of the project is planned for a period of 15 months.
Asia Aluminum is Asia’s largest aluminium processing company and will rank among the top three fabricators in the world. The Chinese market for aluminium products is characterized by both strong growth in volume as well as increasing demands on quality. In view of this, an increasing demand for intelligent solutions for the optimisation of production control is also expected in aluminium processing. PSI has been successfully working in the Chinese market since 2005 with a subsidiary and orders for the largest steel producers.
PSI AG develops and integrates complete solutions, on the basis of its own software, for the management of energy networks (electricity, gas, oil, water, heat), cross-company production management (steel, automotive, mechanical engineering, logistics) and infrastructure management for telecommunications, transport and safety. PSI was founded in 1969 and currently employs more than 1,000 persons in the group.