Outokumpu Stainless Orders Heat-Treating Furnaces
Tenova Core has been contracted by Outokumpu Stainless Inc. of Richburg, S.C., to provide two tip-up heat-treating furnaces for the processing of high-quality stainless bar products. The energy-efficient furnaces are equipped with a state-of-the-art combustion system that provides superior temperature uniformity. In addition to the furnaces, Tenova Core will design and supply a water quench as well as a gantry charging crane and product cooling tables. Tenova Core will also design and supply an advanced process-control system. Start-up is scheduled for the second quarter of 2013.