DGAP-Adhoc: Salzgitter AG: EUROPIPE joint venture is the main supplier for the first offshore strand of the South Stream

 DGAP-Adhoc: Salzgitter AG: EUROPIPE joint venture is the main supplier for the  first offshore strand of the South Stream Pipeline  Salzgitter AG  / Key word(s): Incoming Orders  29.01.2014 16:07  Dissemination of an Ad hoc announcement according to § 15 WpHG, transmitted by DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.  ---------------------------------------------------------------------------  EUROPIPE, a 50/50 joint venture of the Salzgitter Group and AG der Dillinger Hüttenwerke, is to supply 450,000 tons of steel pipes for the first strand of the offshore section of the South Stream Pipeline.  This major order, won against the backdrop of challenging competition, will secure satisfactory basic capacity utilization for the next twelve months at EUROPIPE from the second quarter onward. The feedstock will be provided in the form of high-grade plate by the two shareholding companies.  The South Stream Pipeline system will connect Russia's gas fields with Central and Southeast Europe. The pipeline runs through the Black Sea and is scheduled to become operational at the end of 2015. The construction of four offshore strands has been planned.  More information is available on EUROPIPE's homepage: www.europipe.com   Contact: Markus Heidler   Head of Investor Relations  Salzgitter AG Eisenhüttenstraße 99 38239 Salzgitter  Phone +49 5341 21-6105 Fax   +49 5341 21-2570 E-Mail ir@salzgitter-ag.de   29.01.2014 DGAP's Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases. Media archive at www.dgap-medientreff.de and www.dgap.de  ---------------------------------------------------------------------------   Language:     English Company:      Salzgitter AG               Eisenhüttenstraße 99               38239 Salzgitter               Germany Phone:        +49 5341 21-01  Fax:          +49 5341 21-2727  E-mail:       info@salzgitter-ag.de  Internet:     www.salzgitter-ag.de ISIN:         DE0006202005 WKN:          620200   Listed:       Regulierter Markt in Frankfurt (Prime Standard), Hannover;               Freiverkehr in Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, München,               Stuttgart   End of Announcement                             DGAP News-Service   ---------------------------------------------------------------------------