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VCL S.A., a daughter of SAB Group, is a Luxembourg-based competence centre for all types of special valves related to the blast furnace, such as stoves valves, goggle valves, equalizing valves and bleeder valves.
SAB is an engineering and manufacturing company particularly specialised in blast furnace mechanical components.
Additionally, the portfolio of VCL – Valve Competence Luxembourg will include blast furnace Tuyere Stocks of advanced design. The activities of VCL cover engineering, manufacturing, assembly and commissioning with a strong focus on all related after-sales and repair services.

With the establishment of this competence centre and the specialized engineering and manufacturing capabilities, we are able to offer worldwide customers fast, flexible, tailor-made and secure solutions, which meet the customers’ needs and expectations and are synonym of excellent product quality.

The company has its location in Grevenmacher/Luxembourg in the premises of the mother company SAB.

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In a total workshop area of 8000 m² we are able to manufacture together with our partner company, SAB S.àr.l., all our equipment on site.

Thanks to latest state-of-the-art machining centers, welding automates and generous assembling and testing areas the highly skilled personnel of  SAB is producing quality products on high-end level.

SAB is certified according:

  • ISO 9001 : 2015
  • ISO EN 1090
  • ISO EN 3834-2
  • AD 2000 HP0
  • Certificate for transfer for identification


A team of highly educated and long experienced Engineers are performing all Engineering in-house

In addition to 2-D and 3-D designing, simulations can be done in FEM (Finite Element Method) and CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics).

VCL – Product Range

Iron & Steel

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30. November 2022

METEC India 2022

Dear Customers and Partners, VCL/SAB and our local partner EMPIRE participated at the METEC 2022 in Mumbai. The huge demand of special valves on the…
28. September 2022

Thank you for visiting VCL at the GLASSTEC 2022

Dear Customers and Partners, VCL, for a first time, participated the GLASSTEC in Düsseldorf. Within our booth in Hall 15, we presented our VCL Team,…
7. Dezember 2021

Successfull Turnaround at Petrobras Refinery

Together with our local Partner ASVOTEC, VCL has completed recently a successful site service at PETROBRAS refinery in Pernambuco (Brazil). Considering the difficult pandemic frame…
5. Juli 2021

EXCELLO signed on Partnership Agreement with Global Iron & Steel Equipment Manufacturer SAB

EXCELLO Co. Ltd has announced their partnership agreement with SAB S.àr.l., a global equipment manufacturer for the iron & steel industry. Through the partnership, EXCELLO…
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VCL - Valve Competence Luxembourg S.A.


Zone Industrielle „Am Potaschberg“
19, op der Ahlkërrech
L-6776 Grevenmacher

Tel.: +352 276854-0
Fax: +352 276854-99


Mario Kratz


Rainer Zilliken


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