29 October 2021

POMINI Long Rolling Mills part of Callista Group

  • A company specialized in plants for the hot rolling of long products 
  • A strong commitment to innovation and to the opportunities offered by Industry 4.0
  • A brand with over one century of industrial history

POMINI Long Rolling Mills has become part of Callista Group which acquired 100% of its shares from Primetals Technologies, Limited.

POMINI Long Rolling Mills is based in Marnate (Varese, Italy) and specializes in the design, construction, installation and start-up of plants for the hot rolling of long products such as bars, commercial profiles, sections, rails and wire rod. All the steel grades are processed, from rebar for reinforced concrete to special and high-alloy steels.

The history of POMINI brand began more than a century ago in Castellanza (Varese, Italy) where a maintenance workshop was established to service the local manufacturing industry. The business later expanded to in-house design and construction of components for the transmission of mechanical power, and after World War II to the realization of complete plants, with a particular specialization in the long products field.

With a solid image of quality and reliability of design and construction, the POMINI brand has enjoyed a growing recognition by national and international markets, which have always appreciated the strong innovative vocation supported by the solid knowledge of long-product rolling processes and technologies.

POMINI Long Rolling Mills develops new solutions and constantly innovates the existing ones through relentless research and development activities which integrate technological processes, automation, mechatronic solutions and digitalization. POMINI Long Rolling Mills is strongly committed to developing the opportunities offered by Industry 4.0, such as collection and processing of big data, process optimization, metallurgical modeling, process and operation simulations, artificial vision and augmented reality, robotics, artificial intelligence and neural networks. The innovative mission of POMINI Long Rolling Mills is also characterized by a constant and growing attention to economic-productive sustainability, with the full and sincere belief that the ecological transition is a momentous challenge which must be tackled and won with determination, competence and social responsibility.

Callista Private Equity GmbH is an investment group based in Munich (Germany) which specializes in the acquisition and carve-out of non-core industrial assets of larger groups. Together with its industry experts, Callista is actively involved in its portfolio companies and supports with its many years of expertise in the optimization of corporate processes and structures. The target is to pursue a sustainable improvement of performance to stabilize and increase the value of the companies, for the benefit of all the stakeholders. Callista is a long-term investor and focuses on the future-oriented development of the portfolio companies.

The related press release by Callista Group is available here

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