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Project Partnerships:

OSCANEAF

On-line slag composition analysis for electric arc furnaces. Partnership with University of Oulu, RWTH Aachen University, KTH, Outokumpu Stainless Oy and Deutsche Edelstahlwerke.

Memberships:

Company

Vision: our vision is to be a world leader in developing new measurement, analysis and control systems for high temperature industrial processes.

Luxmet Ltd has been founded in 2014 in Oulu, Finland.

Technology and sustainable innovations

Our technology is based on years of interdisciplinary research, giving us a deep understanding of the underlying metallurgical phenomena. We develop advanced control systems for the Steel and Metal industries.

Our solutions enable our customers to make real time measurements directly from the high temperature metallurgical processes, giving them fast and precise process control capabilities. Luxmet is a member of Cleantech Finland and we use our expertise to develop sustainable products and services.

 

Background
We are enthusiastic professionals who know their areas and are familiar with the metal and steel industry. The founding members of the company have over 50 years of combined experience in working in the Metal and ICT industries. In addition they have strong research backgrounds and close connections with the research community, mainly the University of Oulu, Laboratory of Process Metallurgy.
Key persons

Mikko Jokinen, MSc.
25 years of international high tech industry experience,  9 years as an entrepreneur.

 

 

Dr. Matti Aula
Expert in high temperature metallurgy and application of Optical Emission Spectrometry technology. Has been involved in electric arc furnace related research for over 5 years. The main topic of his research has been the use of light emitted from electric arc furnaces as a way to control the process.

 

Juha Roininen, MSc.
Innovator and EAF expert with more than 15 years of experience in the steel industry (Outokumpu and SSAB).