Core Furnace Systems (CORE) has been contracted to engineer and supply a walking-hearth furnace for the heat treating of stainless steel plate at Outokumpu’s plant in New Castle, Ind. The new fuel-efficient furnace will feature state-of-the-art low-NOx burners and a recuperative system. CORE will also design and supply the complete control and automation package that features an advanced Level 1 tracking system. Delivery of equipment will begin during the summer of 2009.