Innovations for the metal-producing and metalworking industry

Product areas

lib/fiwa/images/produkte/KWA/Tropfen1b.pngOur customers in the metal-producing and metalworking industry benefit from our many years of experience and specialization in this area.

With our solutions for weighing, measuring and monitoring, you are assured that your production equipment is in good condition at all times. Our iMES CC production management system integrates seamlessly and flexibly into your production process and provides end-to-end monitoring, control and optimization of your production. Our tried-and-tested backpressure-independent mixing and gas dispensing systems can also meet the most demanding requirements for product treatment.

See for yourself – we would be pleased to provide you with individual advice on our products and solutions to assure your successful production.

Production equipment

The fiwa)group is your partner for all processes related to production equipment, production management and product treatment.


Weighing technology

Innovative developments and new approaches enable the highly precise weighing of heavy loads, even under severe environmental and working conditions.
We offer a wide range of solution options for exact weight determination for both new and existing plants and existing furnaces.

High-quality, innovative weighing systems for:

  • Production furnaces such as rotary drum, melt, conversion and  holding furnaces with capacities up to 800 tonnes
  • Crucible and pan systemslib/fiwa/images/produkte/KWA/Tropfen_viele.png
  • Bulk goods weighing
  • Dynamic weighing
  • Distance, force and tension measurement
  • Custom solutions

Wireless temperature measurement technology

The latest technologies and advancements allow us to think outside known limits and restrictions.

  • Temperature measurement up to 600 °Clib/fiwa/images/produkte/KWA/Tropfen_quer.png
  • Wireless communication
  • Custom solutions on request

Identification technology

Identification of production equipment, transport routes, product additives and end products is becoming increasingly important for fault avoidance and documentation.
We offer a full spectrum from feasibility studies to turnkey all-in solutions:

  • Batch identification
  • Carrier identification
  • Form identification
  • Route and journey documentation

Health, safety and environment (HSE)

The first priority is to recognize and eliminate hazard sources, avoid potential hazards and carry out production in conformance with legal requirements. The fiwa)group is your reliable partner for:

  • Conformity declarations (CE mark)
  • Hazard analyses
  • Workstation assessment
  • Risk assessments

Production management

End-to-end production management is indispensable for optimizing the efficiency of resource utilization and finished products. In today’s world, all logistics and production activities need to be performed in a modern manner and, as much as possible, with a high degree of automation and the greatest possible energy efficiency. We offer IT solutions specifically tailored to your requirements.


iMES CC production management for smelters

  • Operational data acquisition

  • Detailed production planning
  • Storage and logistics
  • Recipe management
  • Plant data acquisition
  • Quality management

Process automation and process optimization

    • Automation IT

    • Energy technology
    • Energy management systems
    • Process automation

Product treatment

With the metalworking industry placing ever higher demands on source material, the role of optimal smelt treatment during the production process is becoming increasingly important. Our proven backpressure-independent mixing and gas dispensing systems help you handle this task with flying colors.


N2/Ar – Cl2 smelt pool gas injection

GDS – Precise, reproducible mixing and gas dispensing for:

  • Porous plug gas injection systems
  • Graphite lance gas injection
  • Impeller systems

Advantages of GDS systems

  • Precise mixing of chlorine and nitrogen or argon
  • Proven technology
  • High process and plant security
  • Easy operation and use
  • Adjustable chlorine concentration

Your success is our gain