Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

VAI Earns Crucial Contract from Corus

Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

VAI Earns Crucial Contract from Corus

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Teesside expertise has helped a company's newest division score its first major success.

VAI UK's metallurgical services division, which includes offices at Stockton, has landed a contract with steel giant Corus.

It has been awarded a contract to relocate the 66" roller straightener machine on the medium section mill at Scunthorpe.

The project was won against stiff competition and has a value of around pounds 322,000.

The success at Scunthorpe for VAI is a reflection of the hard work and persistence of the site services team which has, over the past years, built up a very good working relationship with Corus on the small projects and site service work.

Steve Beswick, director Metallurgical Services Division for VAI UK, said: "By utilising personal contacts made at the time of mill erection, we can ensure we remain at the fore-front of customer's minds which is invaluable to later after-sales service activity."

A Corus spokesman said: "Following the closure of the Shelton site, the roll straightening machine was transferred to Scunthorpe. …

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