Nizhny Tagil Iron and Steel Plant
General design of 2200 m3 Blast Furnace No.7 complex
The company’s specialists developed the engineering of the main facility and infrastructure with process equipment arrangement; provided technical consulting services; prepared the feasibility study; completed all sections of design documentation, rendered support for the approval process with the state expert review bodies; developed all sections of detail design documentation; provided supervision services.
Due to state-of-the-art design solutions, world’s best specific BF output was achieved: 3.7 t/m3 per day.
- Blast furnace volume 2200 m3
- Average daily production 7,200 tpd
- Design capacity 2.5 mtpa of hot metal
Installation of steel structures - 1800 t
The Blast Furnace No. 7 complex designed to produce vanadium-bearing hot metal includes the following main facilities: a blast furnace proper with automated systems for top (BLT charging device) and bottom charging of raw materials, two casthouses with fully covered main troughs and transport runners, a skip hoist, a BF control building; an elevator, a shaftless stove unit; a stockhouse with discharge equipment for coke and sinter fines; gas cleaning plant; dedusting systems for casthouses and bottom charging; handling equipment, power and utilities, PCI system.