PR-RU2017-7 - 2017 AIST Industry Roundups

2017 AIST Basic Oxygen Furnace Roundup

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Roundup includes company and location; main line; facility information (year of start-up, furnace type, annual capacity); converter information (no. converters, new working volume, heat size, average campaign life); hot metal (desulfurization location, % hot metal charge per heat); converter operation (slag splash, bottom elements, bottom element gases); oxygen lance (lance blow rate, lance tip holes); environmental (hood combustion and gas cleaning type, charge emission collection); testing method (SL, OG, IB, TD); and tap procedure (slag detection used).

Keywords: BOF, basic oxygen furnace, oxygen steelmaking