Ovako launches Steel Navigator – finds the best steel for customers

Ovako launched Steel Navigator, a digital platform that allows customers to search for and identify the best steel for their applications. The investment in Steel Navigator is part of Ovako’s global digitalization strategy and underscores the group’s objective to provide its customers with the best service in the industry. 

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“The steel industry is facing a major transformation with the ongoing wave of digitalization, and we want to be a pioneer in this work,” says Göran Nyström, EVP Group Marketing & Technology. “The launch of Steel Navigator enhances our service offering to the market for engineering steel and will help our customers to quickly identify the right steel for their application, making their processes more efficient.”

Steel Navigator allows customers for search for specific steel grades by group, quality, type of process, product and chemical composition, not just among Ovako’s steels but also among steels supplied by its competitors.

Steel Navigator is being launched in conjunction with the Elmia Subcontractor trade fair in Jönköping and will be available globally from November 10 at steelnavigator.ovako.com .

For more information please contact:
Press and media contacts
Oskar Bosson, Head of Group Communications
Telephone: +46 704 10 71 80
E-mail: oskar.bosson@ovako.com

Ovako develops high-tech steel solutions for, and in cooperation with, its customers in the bearing, transport and manufacturing industries. Our steel makes our customers’ end products more resilient and extends their useful life, ultimately resulting in smarter, more energy-efficient and more environmentally-friendly products.

Our production is based on recycled scrap and includes steel in the form of bar, tube, ring and pre-components. Ovako is represented in more than 30 countries, and has sales offices in Europe, North America and Asia. Ovako’s sales in 2015 amounted to EUR 834 million, and the company had 2,905 employees at year-end. For more information, please visit us at www.ovako.com

About Us
Ovako develops high-tech steel solutions for, and in cooperation with, its customers in the bearing, transport and manufacturing industries. Our steel makes our customers’ end products more resilient and extends their useful life, ultimately resulting in smarter, more energy-efficient and more environmentally-friendly products.Our production is based on recycled scrap and includes steel in the form of bar, tube, ring and pre-components. Ovako is represented in more than 30 countries, and has sales offices in Europe, North America and Asia. Ovako’s sales in 2014 amounted to EUR 862 million, and the company had 2,925 employees at year-end. For more information, please visit us at www.ovako.comPress images please go to:http://mediabank.ovako.com/search/images

Contacts:
Elina Olsson
Group Communication
Ovako AB, Group Communications Box 1721 SE-111 87 Stockholm, Sweden
+46 (0)8 622 13 22
http://www.ovako.com