Two EAF for Guangdong Nanfang Donghai Iron & Steel Co., Ltd.
by Hans Diederichs
Tenova, a leading company specialized in innovative solutions for the metals and mining industries, has been contracted by Guangdong Nanfang Donghai Iron & Steel Co., Ltd. to supply two Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) and Consteel® Evolution plants equipped with Consteerrer™ technology for the customer’s melt shop plant in Yunfu City, Guandong Province, China.
Tenova’s EAF Consteel® Evolution fulfils the need to reduce pollution and CO2 emissions thanks to its operational reliability as well as advantages such as savings in electrical consumption, improved productivity, high-quality steel, and greater environmental protection and workplace safety.
In addition to Consteel®, the project introduces the Consteerrer™ technology. This innovative electro-magnetic stirring system, jointly developed with ABB, brings the advantage of lower operating costs, providing more reliable and safer operations, higher steel quality and more precise logistics.
Consteerrer™ enhances the Consteel® Evolution process with ABB’s ArcSave® non-contact electromagnetic stirring of the furnace’s liquid bath and can be customized to match the needs of different EAF process steps.
“Even in this particular period, Tenova has always been dedicated to the fulfilments of its clients’ needs with its technological solutions”, said Jie Chen, Sales Director at Tenova Technologies(Tianjin) Co., Ltd. “I am very proud of this contract: once again our technologies have been recognized as the most performing by the client, with whom, from the first technical discussion, the co-operation was fruitful and satisfying”.
Source and photo: Tenova