Metal 7 is a manufacturing company located in Sept-Iles, in the province of Quebec, Canada. It has been providing services to primary industry since February 1974, specializing in the design and production of high performance equipment for this sector. Its expertise in surface engineering sets it apart from its competitors.
Located in the main industrial region for iron ore in Canada, Metal 7 has a very firm grasp of the iron ore pelletizing process, aluminum and pulp and paper industries.
As a result of its proficiency in complex continuous industrial processes and its world class expertise in surface engineering, Metal 7 has built a solid worldwide reputation with numerous important companies in the metallurgical sector. This success was made possible thanks to business partnerships between Metal 7 and other important companies located in the same region such as Aluminerie Alouette, ArcelorMittal Mines Canada, Rio Tinto IOC and Mines Wabush.
The primary industry looks to Metal 7 for:
- Restoring worn surfaces (external or internal) to the original dimensions of a part;
- Improving the surface characteristics of parts so that they are better adapted to critical environments;
- Increasing the availability of production equipment;
- Manufacturing high performance equipment for iron ore pelletizing plants;
- Finding innovative solutions to increase the productivity of the plant's critical equipment.
AN INNOVATIVE COMPANY
Every year, Metal 7 invests large sums in research and development (R&D) to develop new coatings, new applications for those coatings, as well as improve the manufacturing processes and the products by Metal 7.
Metal 7 is always striving to offer its clients the best available services. To this end, it turns to its R&D and engineering departments, which are made up of engineers with extensive experience acquired by working directly fro enterprises that are active in the region's various primary sector industries. Metal 7 regularly invests in its laboratory and facilities to provide its team with state-of-the-art equipment.
METAL 7, A STRATEGIC WORLD-CLASS SUPPLIER
Metal 7 is one of Canada's biggest players in the metallic and ceramic coating field. Thanks to its leading expertise, the company stands out from its competitors by proposing extremely sophisticated, high-performance solutions. This competitive edge allows the company to thrive on the international market.
The products manufactured in its workshops are used on all five continents. Metal 7 exports over 70% of its annual production outside Canada.