Expansion of special steel production at Tisco: Siemens VAI to construct world's largest vacuum decarburization plant in China
Linz, Austria, 2010-Aug-12
Siemens VAI Metals Technologies will be installing a new vacuum decarburization plant at the Taiyuan Iron & Steel Co. (Tisco) steel works. The plant will be designed as a double system with a capacity of 180 tons, which will make it the world's largest plant of its type. The order also includes the engineering, the supply of core components, and services. This secondary steelmaking plant is scheduled to come into production in the middle of 2011, and is part of Tisco's capacity expansion program.