SMS Meer, Concast to Supply Steelworks Complex
The melt shop includes a 120-ton EAF for the charging of direct-reduced iron, a ladle furnace and a three-stand caster for various near-net-size bloom and beam blanks. The mill is designed for high flexibility in terms of product mix and sizes. This investment will create 1,000 new jobs in the Kingdom of Bahrain. United Steel Company plans to meet around 15% of the demand for steel beams and sections in the Middle East.