Author Archives: DARRYL WALL

CISDI’s super-thick slab caster for Minmetals Yingkou looks set to be a world-leader

A new caster at Minmetals Yingkou Plant features CISDI’s patented and highly-advanced core technologies for strand soft reduction, heavy reduction at the end of solidification and robot-controlled automatic distribution. During successful hot-testing, Q235 slab with a cross-section of 320mm x 2,030mm was produced at a casting speed of 0.6 metres per minute. Equipment installation and…

CISDI launches USA subsidiary in Steel City

CISDI chose Pittsburgh for its world-renowned metallurgy industry and its geographical importance. The centralised location of the State of Pennsylvania connects trade from east to west America. YU Zhaohui, CEO of CISDI Group, attending the launch of the new office on October 22, detailed the operational role the Pittsburgh team would play in the company’s…