Heat Recovery to the Product

In cases that it is not possible to hot-charge the slabs directly from the caster, energy can be recovered bringing exhaust gases that leave the high temperature portion of the process into contact with the relatively cool slabs. This will preheat the slab charge.

Development Status Products
Commercial

Heat Recovery to the ProductCosts & Benefits

Parent Process: Rolling Mills
Energy Savings Potential
CO2 Emission Reduction Potential
Costs

Annual cost savings of 32% compared to no-heat recovery.