Schwelgern coke plant, Duisburg.

Schwelgern coke plant, Duisburg

The start-up of the Schwelgern coke plant was an important milestone for Duisburg as a steel production location.

As the cleanest and most advanced coke plant in the world, it sets environmental standards no only through improved technologies, but also in visual terms with a unique color scheme designed by Friedrich Ernst v. Garnier.

Project data
Carbonaria Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH & Co. Kokerei Schwelgern KG
Color design Friedrich Ernst v.Garnier, color design studio
Technology/engineering ThyssenKrupp EnCoke, Bochum
(now Uhde GmbH, Dortmund)
Production capacity 2.5 million metric tons per year
Year built


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