FEMtech Award - Company of the year for equal opportunities

Presented by Minister Mrs. Gewessler, from the Federal Ministry for Climate Protection, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology, Mettop was able to accept the FEMtech Award for equal opportunities within the company!
We as Mettop are delighted that our efforts to promote equal opportunities in the company have now been not only recognized but awarded. 

Dr. Iris Filzwieser and Dr. Martina Hanel are largely responsible for promoting our equal opportunities goals, but the entire team is responsible for living this goal every day. 

Congratulations and thank you Mettop Team!




Gas purging for improving performace 

In order to improve the efficiency of different types of furnaces in metallurgy, Mettop offers various gas purification systems. The system consists of a set of rinsing elements, such as porous plugs, the corresponding closing system for the furnace steelworks, and a gas regulating unit.


Innovative Team for your success

METTOP GmbH, founded in 2005, is an independent Austrian engineering company, specialized in the design, optimization, and engineering of technologies for metallurgical processes. METTOP is active in the field of pyro- as well as hydrometallurgy of non-ferrous metals and furthermore serves with innovative cooling systems for the iron and steel industry. The scope of services comprises of optimization solutions in the area of furnace integrity, combining refractory selection and layout, gas purging systems and cooling elements. In the field of hydrometallurgy, a new electrolysis technology - the METTOP-BRX Technology - was patented and is in operation to allow an acceleration of the electrolytic refining of up to 50 percent. For all metallurgical aggregates and equipment, METTOP developed the new and water-free cooling technology ILTEC, that uses an ionic liquid as the cooling medium, to create new pathways towards safe and efficient cooling for the entire metallurgical industry.

In addition, METTOP is internationally active in terms of technical consulting (process optimization), operator training for customers in the non-ferrous metals industry, and assists also in the optimization of risk management in metallurgical plants.

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                    Our Mission

Our innovative ideas and partly unconventional methods enable us to crush old crusts and set new standards. This means that we set the standard that others follow and achieve maximum added value for our customers. 

Motivated by the challenges of our customers, our employees succeed in impressing and inspiring our clients by implementing their projects. 

Together as a group at the Leoben site, we manage to design environmentally friendly and highly profitable recycling processes, as well as offering tailor-made solutions and process developments. 

Communication within the team is the key to mutual success.