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STAS Inc. is a Canadian based company specialized in the development, fabrication and commercialisation of process equipment for the global aluminium industry.

The equipment offered by STAS is intended for five main segments of the aluminium industry.

  1. Smelter technologies, which include the STARProbe, the Pot Ramming Machine, fume hoods to reduce HF emissions, anode positioning systems, anode stub inspection systems and anode butt inspection systems.
  2. Molten metal handling technologies, which include crucible cleaners, siphon tube cleaners and crucible preheating systems.
  3. Casthouse technologies, which include the ACD (Aluminium Compact Degasser), the RFI (Rotary Flux Injector), the AIR (Aluminum In-line Refiner) the IGDC (Inert Gas Dross Cooler), the TAC (Treatment of Aluminium in Crucible), the ACS (Automatic Crucible Skimmer), the BSI 3D (Billet Surface Inspection) as well as molten metal filtration systems.
  4. Automation, which includes programming (levels 0 to 5), process control, plant support, training, secondment of staff. The team is made up of about twenty professionals with a recognized expertise in many fields from the start-up of single machines to the programming standards in major projects.
  5. Engineering, which includes feasibility studies, design/detail/installation engineering, project management, safety and ergonomic reviews, design of custom‑made equipment, R&D in new technologies, etc. Our engineering personnel ranks amongst the most experienced in all fields (mechanical, electrical, automation, industrial).






For another year, STAS will participate to the Aluminium 2018 tradeshow and conference in Düsseldorf, Germany, which takes place every two years. The show is the largest of its kind in the global aluminium industry and will take place 9-11 October, 2018.

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STAS is happy to confirm its presence at Alu China 2018, the largest forum of its kind in Asia dedicated to the aluminium industry.  The event will take place 10-13 July, 2018 in Shanghai.

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Agreement with filtrartech

STAS and Filtrartech, two companies based in Saguenay, Quebec, are pleased to announce the signing of a supply and distribution agreement that will allow them to integrate their respective expertise and strengths to better serve the global aluminum market.

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