The Steel Block is an open innovation ecosystem blending material science, manufacturing, technology and digitalization. Based on a bunch of pilot plants conforming a pilot factory that reproduces the complete life cycle of the steel and on the expertise of IDONIAL and ArcelorMittal Engineers and Technicians.
To contribute to speed up the development of the factory of the future
Breaking the barrier between laboratory and industrial application.
Attracting other companies, technological centers and universities
Acting as a test bench for new technologies and speeding up development cycles