ArcelorMittal is the world’s leading steel company, producing 10% of the world’s crude steel output. It is the leading supplier of quality steel products in all major markets including transport, construction, household appliances and packaging. ArcelorMittal is present in more than 60 countries, 32 out of them are actually European countries.

ArcelorMittal España (AME) is a steel company that belongs to ArcelorMittal Group and is the largest Spanish steel producer with an annual production of about 10 Mt. Asturias R&D Centre is an active member of different research networks, which takes an intense and active part in research programs, conducted from regional to international levels. Research includes energy, environment and recycling research, advanced process control and monitoring systems at industrial plants, measurement technology development or intelligent systems and novel data mining techniques. In addition to the accessibility to an industrial environment, the objective of Global R&D Asturias is to perform pilot plant trials to test the performance of technologies before applying them at industrial scale.