Siemens to supply Rourkela Steel Works with RH vacuum degassing plant

Siemens VAI Metals Technologies has received an order from the Steel Authority of India (SAIL) to supply an RH vacuum degassing plant to the Rourkela Steel Works in the state of Orissa.

The new plant will allow high-quality steel grades up to cold-rolled non-oriented types to be produced. The order is worth €10M. The RH plant is scheduled to come into operation by the middle of 2012.