Steel Production

Steel Applications

The Burke Porter Group is a global leader in the design, manufacture, and supply of advanced technological testing solutions. Kleinknecht & Lismar, members of the Burke Porter Group, are key suppliers to the German steel, machine tool, and automotive industries.

Leaders in Steel Applications

Kleinknecht

Joining the group in 2016, Kleinknecht is a general supplier for testing technology, machine tools, and automation drive systems for industrial plants, mechanical engineering, and logistics based in Germany. Using advanced technology, we develop tailored solutions that meet your specifications.

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Lismar

Headquartered in The Netherlands, Lismar specializes in non-destructive testing (NDT), software, electronics and mechanics. Our diversified portfolio enables us to engineer, manufacture and support systems to customer-specific wishes and requirements.

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Electrical Discharge Texturing
Electrical Discharge Texturing
Machine Tool Process Controls
Automated Drive Systems
Non-Destructive Testing
Electrical Discharge Texturing
Electrical Discharge Texturing

Electrical Discharge Texturing

Our smart machines ensure the highest levels of quality for steel strip and sheet used in automotive, appliance, aerospace, and many more applications. In particular, we are known for our advanced roll treatment utilizing electrical discharge texturing technology (EDT).
 
As the world's first manufacturer of electrical discharge texturing (EDT) machines, Kleinknecht utilizes first-of-kind linear motors to control electrodes. We have a long track record of proven experience, developing controls and generator technology for EDT machines for over 40 years.

Machine Tool Process Controls

Machine Tool Process Controls

Kleinknecht is a globally recognized brand with 70 years of experience manufacturing roll grinding machine controls. Our roll grinder process control (GPC) systems have been used to modernize the grinding machines of almost all manufacturers, boosting their efficiency, production volume, and productivity.

For companies looking to save on equipment expense, Kleinknecht can retrofit almost all types of machine tools, including EDT machines and roll grinders, as well as strip mills and rolling mills. We can supply complete control systems, switchgear, drives, and measuring systems, along with mechanical revamps, bringing them up to modern standards.

Automated Drive Systems
Automated Drive Systems

Automated Drive Systems

Kleinknecht brings machines to life with advanced drive, automation, visualization, and control technology. Our automated control systems offer high throughput and efficient, economic operation.

For the steel industry, our blast furnace technology innovations include automation systems for tap hole drilling and clay gun machines, as well as CO analysis. We have broad experience with strip line automation, including processing lines for tin plating and galvanizing, thermal and chemical processing, cross and longitudinal slitting, pipe welding lines, shears, and rotating saws. We also work with handling machines, handling manipulators, and lubrication manipulators – indispensable aids for an advanced production chain.

Non-Destructive Testing
Non-Destructive Testing

Non-Destructive Testing

Lismar’s roll inspection systems are widely used by roll manufacturers in the steel and aluminium industry. Based on customer feedback, we have developed a service program which provides maintenance, calibration, and training with guaranteed availability of spare parts and service engineers.

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