Bricmont Inc. (Canonsburg, Pa.;, an Inductotherm Group Company, has been awarded a contract to supply a second 600-foot long tunnel roller-hearth furnace to heat slabs for the Thin Strip Production Line Project of Tonghua Iron & Steel (Group) Ltd. (Tonghua, Jilin Province, China). Bricmont will provide engineering, materials, procurement and field services for the furnace, scheduled for completion by October 2007. The furnace is the eighth of this type in China designed by Bricmont to process jumbo slab lengths for semi-continuous rolling.