IRON and STEEL
Metallurgical Machinery & Equipment
Tung Ho Steel Vietnam again chose Danieli to upgrade its 600,000-tpy flexible rolling mill in Phu My. Coming four months after the FAC for the new bar and light-section rolling mill, this order consists of an in-line water quenching system for 10- to 43-mm straight rebars.
Upgrade project for the Danieli flexible rolling mill in Vietnam
Quenching will optimize the alloying elements in the rebar products and achieve the high standard requirements of yield strength, coupled with very good weldability and improved elongation.
Just one chemical composition set-up for the starting billet will optimize production planning for both melt shop and rolling mill.
The project includes piping and cabling detail design together with mechanical and electrical equipment supply and advisory services. Installation and start-up are scheduled during the shutdown at the end of 2019.
Tokyo Steel, the largest steel scrap consumer in Japan, purchases various types of scrap to feed its electric-arc furnace melting process.
Gerdau contracted Danieli to upgrade its rolling mill #3 in Pindamonhangaba, São Paulo, in order to be able to produce spring steel flat bars. The mill, producing specialty steel round bars, has recently been supplied by Danieli.
Danieli has been awarded a contract by PAO Severstal for the upgrade of plate mill 2800 at Cherepovets (Russia), in order to improve plate surface quality and increase production volume.
Recently Danieli Breda performed the Final Acceptance Tests (FAC) on the new graphite extrusion technology supplied to Graftech Ibérica SL, Navarre, Spain, for the production of the graphite electrodes.
Acerinox, a global stainless steel manufacturing group, contracted Danieli Automation for the electrical and automation revamp of the stainless steel slab caster at Columbus Stainless (Pty) Ltd., Mpumalanga, South Africa.
Danieli and Hoa Phat Steel Sheet successfully produced the first coil from Hot Dip Galvanizing Line #2 at the Pho Noi A facility.