Weirton Steel Completes $5 Million Hot Mill Upgrade
April 29, 2003
Weirton Steel Corp., Weirton, W. Va., recently completed a $5 million upgrade of its hot mill. The improvements involved the repair and replacement of various mill components. Several of the major projects included refurbishing the reheat furnaces, discharge tables and reverser rougher motor. Among other improvements, new table roll sections were replaced and repairs were made to the delivery coil transfer car and conveyor.