JSW Steel orders converter melt shop and continuous casters for new steel melt shop from Primetals Technologies
- New melt shop will add 5 million metric tons per year at Vijayanagar, Toranagallu site
- Will produce high-quality carbon steels
- Order includes BOF(LD)-converters, ladle furnaces and slab casters
- Gas cleaning and dedusting systems ensure high environmental standards
Indian steelmaker JSW Vijayanagar Metallics Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of JSW Steel Ltd (JSW Steel), has placed an order with Primetals Technologies to supply equipment for its new Steel Melt Shop No. 4 in Vijayanagar, Toranagallu. The order includes two BOF(LD)-converters, two ladle furnaces, gas cleaning and dedusting systems, two slab casters as well as level 1 and level 2 automation systems.