China Steel Commissions Continuous Slab Caster
In other news from the SMS Group, JSW Steel Ltd. commissioned the first eight-strand billet caster in India together with SMS Concast. The billet caster is part of JSW’s expansion program, which will bring production capacity at the Vijayanagar works to 7 million tons/year. The billet caster comprises the technology and equipment for open and submerged casting. It is designed for a production capacity of 1.7 million tons of billets per year. SMS Concast also supplied the full automation software.