THOST Projektmanagement GmbH
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Engineering – Made in Germany – success guaranteed

The German engineering industry sets standards in the areas of precision and availability. Its products are in demand globally. Despite this, the sector is in upheaval: the traditional “off the shelf” supply business with mass produced products has transformed into turn-key projects and customized individual solutions. Increasingly, local partners are needed who can already take country-specific requirements into account during project planning. At THOST we ensure the project’s success with professional project organisation and management even in concentrated realisation phases.

Sector expertise

Steel & Metal

We have in-depth sector knowledge – with our broad service portfolio we will support your individual project with a high level of technical skill and consultancy expertise as well as offer a variety of expert services to complement our standard project management services.

Sector expertise

Selected references

provide exemplary insights into the diversity of projects as parts of a broad spectrum of experience. Further references on request under info@thost.de.

Sinter belt system Duisburg

Thyssen Krupp achieved a significantly higher energy efficiency on one of three sinter belts at  Duisburg-Schwelgern. The measure was implemented in the course of extensive renovation and conversion work in the local sinter plant. Basic automation was upgraded to state of the art. At the same time, the firing cap of the sintering belt was modernized and an innovative burner technology was installed. As a result the consumption of gas in this area was reduced by approx. 30 percent.

Ferrochrome plant Kazchrome Kazakhstan

SMS Siemag was awarded the contract to build a new ferrochrome plant in Kazakhstan from TNK Kazchrome JSC.  The plant (Meltshop No. 4) is being constructed at Aktobe.    An annual production of approx. 440,000 t high carbon ferrochrome (H.C. FeCr) is planned.  Four DC furnaces with a capacity of  72MW will be used as a smelting unit.

Iron ore pellet facility Staryl Oskol Russia

Construction of an iron ore pellet facility in Stary Oskol including engineering, the delivery of components / systems as well as the provision of on-site services.

Sammy steel mill USA

Construction of a plant for the processing of steel and piping. Planned investment by 2015: approx. €500 million.

Galvanizing line Mobile USA

Continuous galvanizing line as part of a complete facility for a steel processing company in  Alabama, USA.


Large valve for a nuclear power station

Delivery of a four high pressure valves for the EDF nuclear power station “Flamanville”.

Harbour crane in Rotterdam

The Rotterdam stevedores RHB Stevedoring & Warehousing is the first company in Europe to acquire a Liebherr type LHM 600 S crane , the world’s largest and heaviest mobile harbor crane, for the loading and unloading of heavy industrial and project loads.

Air transport device Airbus A350

Planning and production of a transport device for the carbon fibre composite wing of the Airbus A350.

Gensets for ship drive

Development of a multiple project management system with rough time schedule to guarantee the delivery dates of emergency generators and secondary components. Supervised power plant locations are: Isar, Unterweser, Olkiluoto 3, Doel, Novovoronezh, Flammanville and Beznau.

Emergency generators for nuclear power stations

Production delivery and assembly of emergency power systems and ancillary systems for nuclear power stations. Supervised power plant locations are: Isar, Unterweser, Olkiluoto 3, Doel, Novovoronezh, Flammanville and Beznau.

Glass machinery production Turkey / Russia / Asia

The necessary machines for the production and testing of glass bottles are developed and produced in Germany as well as assembled and commissioned at the future operational site.


Flood gates Wilhelmshaven

Construction of floating flood gate (steel construction and technical equipment as well as implementation planning), delivery (sea transport), installation and commissioning.