Revamping Of A Billet Reheating Furnace At TATA SSl
Billet Reheating Furnace
MODIFICATION CARRIED OUT
Revamping of Billet Reheating Furnace
COST OF CHANGES
$100,000 per month
PAY BACK PERIOD
In 45 Days
- Increase in production by 16-25% from 36 tons/hr to 42-45 tons/hr.
- Fuel consumption reduced by 23-30% from 47 ltrs/ton to 33-36 ltrs/ton.
- Electrical Power consumption reduced by about 8%.
- Temperature difference from tail end to front end of the billets reduced from 90°C to 60°C.
- Temperature difference from top to bottom of billets reduced from 130°C to 90°C.
- Reduction in breakdowns due to better quality heated billets.