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Improving the Meltshop’s Productivity

Consulting | Diagnostic Fact-Finding Mission

The steel plant of this customer is located in a historic area for steel production in Europe. The aim of diagnostic fact-finding mission, with an one-week onsite stay of 4 of our experts, was to analyze the present meltshop performance and to give recommendations for improvement measures with the aim of substantially improving the meltshop's productivity with equal or better quality, keeping the number of annual gross production hours constant. The following four areas were covered within this project:

  • Metallurgical production technology melt shop
  • Production technology CC
  • Melt shop state and design
  • Melt shop logistics