ArcelorMittal Galati commissioned and finalized the ramp up the new Hot Leveller which serves Heavy Plate Mill nr. 2, after an EUR 12.5 Million investment. The project is part of an extensive technical upgrading program currently in progress at this rolling mill and at the Steel Melting Shop.
“This investment consolidates our position on the plates market as we can now deliver new and better products with better services for customers”, said Bruno Ribo, Chief Executive Officer of ArcelorMittal Galati.
The Hot Leveller - supplied by Danieli - ensures the production of a higher range of thicknesses and qualities for plates used in applications such as energy pipes, shipbuilding and metallic constructions, being 80% more powerful and having a higher level of automation.
The project and construction works were carried our without no disruptions from the production flow and with no safety accident.