Chinese Fujian Sangang Minguang orders Kocks RSB 5.0
Chinese Fujian Sangang Minguang Group Co. Ltd. (Sanming) has placed an order through the EPC contractor Capital Engineering+Research Inc. Ltd. with German Friedrich Kocks GmbH+Co KG for the supply of a reducing and sizing block type “RSB 370++/4“ in 5.0 design.
Hilden/Germany (Kocks) – Sanming is a state-owned enterprise, founded in 1958 and is the most important steel producer in Fuijan province with approximately 11 mio. metric tons of steel per annum. The “RSB 370++/4” is the key component of an extensive modernisation project of the locally manufactured bar mill line, targeting to further improve the finished quality of Sanming’s products in special bar quality. The modernisation scale of the EPC contractor includes furthermore the supply of H/V stands, shears, a new bar in coil line with finishing facilities, the upgrade of the inspection line, civil works and the electric and automation of the mechanical equipment. The RSB 370++/4 will be located as a finishing unit after the roughing and intermediate train consisting of 21 stands in horizontal/vertical arrangements and will produce bar in coil within a dimension of 16mm to 48mm in diameter and straight bars within diametric dimensions of 20mm to 90mm. The commissioning is scheduled for the second half of 2020.