PR-RU2019-7 - 2019 AIST Industry Roundups

2019 AIST Basic Oxygen Furnace Roundup

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Abstract:
Roundup includes: Company and location, type/product, facility information (year of start-up/modernization, furnace type, annual capacity [metric tons/year]), converter information (no. converters, new working volume [m3], heat size [mt/heat], avg. campaign life [heats]), hot metal (desulferization location, % hot metal charge per heat), converter operation (slag splash, bottom elements, bottm element gases), oxygen lance (lance blow rate [Nm3/min.], lance tip holes), environmental (hood combustion and gas cleaning type, charge emission collection). Testing method (SL, OG, IB, TD), tap procedure (slag detection used).


Keywords: oxygen, furnace, BOF, steelmaking, oxygen steelmaking