New production records have been created in Caster 6 of SAIL-Bhilai Steel Plant’s Steel Melting Shop 2 (SMS 2) surpassing previous records. The monthly everbest record of 713 heats have been created in September 2022, surpassing the previous best record of 686 heats in March 2015.
Another benchmark record has been created on September 11, 2022 by casting 32 heats through Single Tundish sequence, surpassing the previous record of 31 heats. It is noteworthy that guaranteed life for Tundish is 17 heats.
48 % hot charged heats were supplied to Plate Mill by Caster 6 of SMS 2 on October 03rd, 2022, which enabled Plate Mill to create all time high production records.