ZP builds the largest photovoltaic power plant in Slovakia

The largest photovoltaic power plant in Slovakia will be built on the roofs of our production halls. The current energy crisis is one of the most discussed topics today. The rising energy prices, raise concerns about their impact on economy for the coming years. The search for alternative sources, while addressing climate change threat, is … Continued

Our week at Tube 2022

The week of the Wire & Tube 2022 international fair, which was held in Düsseldorf from 20 to 24 June, has just ended. As per tradition, Pipex Italia was present in the role of exhibitor, together with our parent company, Železiarne Podbrezová. Eventful days, during which we met people with whom we have been collaborating … Continued

Tube Unit Converter: ZP’s new app

Our parent company Železiarne Podbrezová (ZP) created its first app: Tube Unit Converter. The application allows you to convert imperial units into metric units for a wide variety of steel tubes. It also includes useful cost formulas and technical specifications. The aim is to simplify navigation in the ZP product portfolio for all customers from … Continued

Our Warehouse Manager: Raul

One of the souls of Pipex Italia is our Italian warehouse located in Bagnatica (BG) near the A4 highway, one of the main Italian arteries. Thanks to the partnership established with our shippers, we are able to manage shipments throughout the European Union as well as guaranteeing the possibility for the customer to pick up … Continued

EPD. Seamless precision tubes

Železiarne Podbrezová (ZP) announces the issuance of a third document concerning seamless precision tubes. After the publication of the declaration concerning seamless hot-rolled tubes and later the one concerning continuous casting billets, the ZP Group thus closes the circle with regard to the documentation on its three product families. Our cold drawn tubes are used … Continued

Pipex Italia at Tube 2022

The Tube Düsseldorf 2022 is about to start. It will take place from 20 to 24 June 2022. The International Tube and Pipe Trade Fair, which takes place every two years, was initially scheduled for May but had been postponed due to the Covid-19 emergency. However, the time when it will be possible to meet … Continued

Hot Briquetted Iron: trials in progress

Reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions is one of the priorities of the steel industry in the world. One of the fastest decarbonisation option is to switch steel production from conventional converters to electric arc furnaces. This will involve the increase of scrap demand and the potential scarcity of such valuable raw material. Železiarne Podbrezová (ZP) … Continued

Conflict and expensive energy: interview with Luigi Cuzzolin

The impacts of the conflict on the steel industry and possible solutions to expensive energy including hydrogen for which Pipex Italia, Snam and Corinth Pipeworks have collaborated and already built thousands of km of pipeline for its transport. These are the issues addressed in March on Siderweb TV. Our CEO Luigi Cuzzolin then made more … Continued

Environmental Product Declaration: continuous casting billets

Just one month after the publication of its first Environmental Product Declaration (EPD), Železiarne Podbrezová (ZP) announces the issuance of a second document concerning continuous casting billets. In doing so, after the publication of the declaration concerning seamless hot-rolled tubes, the ZP Group continues its initiative devoted to transparency and a centrality of environmental issues. … Continued