Primetals Technologies to Modernize EAF
N.T.S Steel Group Public Co. Ltd. awarded Primetals Technologies an order to modernize its electric arc furnace (EAF) in Chonburi, Thailand. The furnace will be equipped with a new electrode control system and a refined combined burner (RCB) system. These measures are intended to reduce the electricity and electrode consumption of the EAF. The project is scheduled for completion in December 2015. N.T.S. is a subsidiary of Tata Steel (Thailand) Public Co. Ltd. and specializes in the production of steel rod and wire for the construction industry. Primetals Technologies is a joint venture of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Siemens.