Steel News

New Ladle Turret Ups ABS Caster Volume 

9/15/2020 - Danieli Service has wrapped up installation of a new ladle turret at its steel plant in Italy, the company has said. 

According to an announcement, the project at Acciaierie Bertoli Safau took seven months to complete, from contract signing to project commissioning. 
The project included a new turret foundation and the turret itself incorporates a new design that facilitates maintenance. 
Danieli said the project also increases the maximum casting volume has from 150 tons to 176 tons. The turret serves the plant’s No. 2 bloom caster. 
"With the new turret, ABS in Italy will improve production cycles, operational and production costs, confirming the value of small revamping projects," Danieli said.