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Primetals Technologies ships highest capacity roll unit for Chinese wire rod mill


Primetals Technologies has produced the market’s highest capacity 250 mm ultra heavy-duty (UHD) roll

unit for high speed wire rod mills in the first phase of a high speed wire rod mill upgrade for a major

Chinese steel producer. The new roll unit, shipped in May from the company’s manufacturing center in

Worcester, Massachusetts, USA, will be used as a finishing block in its mill.