Steel News

Tenova Core Installs Car Bottom Furnace at JSW Texas

11/20/2013 - Tenova Core recently completed the design, supply and installation of a new 26-ton car bottom furnace for plate heat treating at JSW’s Baytown, Texas, plant.
The furnace was installed as part of a plant expansion and can normalize plate sized up to 720” in length, 160” width and 5 5/8” thickness.
The energy efficient furnace features a state-of-the-art top and bottom fired combustion system for superior product uniformity.  The furnace also features a double car design for a high production capacity as well as product processing flexibility. Tenova Core also designed and supplied the complete advanced process control system.

Tenova Core, part of the Tenova Metals Division, is a leader for the design and supply of reheating, heat treating, specialty and carbon processing furnaces as well as melt shop equipment, technical services and automation systems.
Tenova designs and supplies advanced technologies, products and services for the metals and mining industries. Tenova operates close to its customers through a network of 27 companies based on the five continents.