Oman’s Jindal Shadeed commissions new billet caster

Oman’s Jindal Shadeed, part of India’s Jindal Steel & Power (JSPL), has successfully commissioned a new billet caster with a capacity of 2 million tonnes per year at its mill in Sohar in northern Oman, equipment provider SMS Group said on Thursday April 18

“[The new billet caster] is currently operating with six strands and produces rebar billets of 165 millimeters square section at a casting speed of 3.6 meters per minute,” SMS Group said. The caster has eight strands in total and can also produce square billets with a cross-section of 130-200mm. Jindal Shadeed also intends to install “further technological solutions” to enable the production...

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Viral Shah

April 18, 2019

17:05 GMT

London