Advanced engineering, design, & automation solutions for the modern metal industry

The metal industry has come a long way since industrialization. Ever-evolving control processes, design efficiencies, safety and environmental regulations, and global market participation have made metal and steel processing more agile and productive. Metals, such as steel, that are highly durable, highly recyclable, and low in production costs and energy requirements have persisting domestic and global demand for automobiles, energy, infrastructure, electrics, and appliances.

For manufacturers, retrofitting and modernizing metal plants and steel mills means higher demands for efficiency, consistency, sustainability, safety, and data. Faced with tight profit margins, regulation changes, foreign competition, and labor dynamics, producers must apply innovative, adaptive engineering solutions to upgrade their metal-processing equipment and operations.

Customized upgrades for the metal industry backed by dedication and experience

Audubon enables manufacturers to achieve their specific metal- and steel-processing modernization objectives. For modifications, upgrades, and installations, Audubon delivers advanced engineering, design, procurement, and automation services to optimize your metal industry processes, equipment, and power systems. Our robust solutions allow for increased equipment life, efficient operations, improved safety, better data, and, ultimately, reduced overhead and operational costs.

Knowledgeable engineering and automation professionals at Audubon are committed to effective, efficient metal and steel production—and to individual project success. With decades of metal industry experience within our team, your project will have the right engineers with advanced domain expertise.

Service offerings

  • Capital project planning
  • Front-end engineering design (FEED)
  • Multidiscipline engineering & design
  • Procurement
  • Automation & control
  • Project management
  • Permitting

Operational experience

  • Coking
  • Casting
  • Tin plating
  • Galvanizing
  • Slitter/packaging lines
  • Continuous & batch annealing
  • Basic oxygen furnaces, blast furnaces, electric arc furnaces (EAFs)
  • Hot & cold rolling (tandem/double-reduced mills)

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