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Primetals Technologies receives final acceptance for modernization of electric arc furnace from EVRAZ ZSMK


In November, EVRAZ Consolidated West Siberian Metallurgical Plant (EVRAZ ZSMK) issued the final

acceptance certificate for an electric arc furnace modernized by Primetals Technologies. Electric arc

furnace no. 2 is providing with blooms the EVRAZ ZSMK rail mill located in Novokuznetsk, Siberia. The

object of the project was to improve the productivity of the furnace still further, in particular by shortening

the tap-to-tap times and reducing electrode consumption. Primetals Technologies had received the order

in July 2015.