SMS group to supply heavy section mill for Maanshan Iron and Steel
March 29, 2018
Magang Group Ltd., PR China has placed an order with SMS group GmbH to supply a new section mill for heavy and superheavy beams, also known as jumbo beams. The flexible section mill enables Maanshan Iron and Steel Co., Ltd. to respond to the high demand for heavy steel beams and sheet piles in the People & Republic of China. Hot commissioning is scheduled for mid-2019.
The section mill will be designed for an annual capacity of 800,000 tonnes and equipped with two state-of-the-art breakdown stands and the latest-generation CCS® (Compact Cartridge Stand) universal mill stands in a tandem reversing arrangement, featuring hydraulic adjustment systems and automatic programme changes.
The scope of supply of SMS group also includes all the hot and cold separating equipment and the entire plant technology and engineering. The site erection and commissioning will be supervised by SMS group personnel.