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Chinas Zenith Steel revamps complete rod outlet with Primetals Technologies


Zenith Steel (Changzhou Zhongtian Iron & Steel) in Changzhou, Jiangsu Province, China, has signed a contract with Primetals Technologies to revamp a complete wire-rod outlet to improve the quality and range of its products. For increased cooling capacity, the wire-rod mill project will include upgrading the existing Morgan Stelmor conveyorwith the first Optimesh system in China to ensure cooling uniformity for high carbon products in fast cooling mode. The revamped mill will operate at an increased speed of 110 m/s. Located in Changzhou, the mill is expected to be commissioned in early 2016. This is the fifth contract with this customer for Primetals Technologies and its predecessor companies.