Ben De Vos
Vice President, International Operations
From 2011 onwards, a Director of NLMK Belgium Holdings as well as a number of subsidiaries. He is CEO, Chairman of the Management Board of NLMK International B.V. Leading the turnaround and operating efficiency programmes.
Joined Duferco La Louvière in Belgium in 2004 and was appointed a management board member of the NLMK/Duferco JV between 2007 and 2011.
After starting his career as production and development engineer in 1990, held various management positions at Iscor and Saldanha Steel (now ArcelorMittal South Africa) between 1995 and 2003, ending with export sales.
Holds a B.Eng. (Hons) Electrical and M.Eng (industrial) from the University of Pretoria.
NLMK DanSteel expands its niche plate line
... important in the production of underwater foundations of wind towers that operate in aggressive maritime environments. The new cooling system will boost the production of niche premium plate from the current 0.1 million tonnes to 0.35 million tonnes. Ben de Vos, NLMK International CEO, said: "The introduction of the new in-line cooling system at NLMK DanSteel is an important project in our Strategy 2022 portfolio. It will fundamentally change our product mix due to the ability to meet more demanding ...