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Secondary Metallurgy

The high quality requirements for our products in terms of purity and low gas contents are ensured in our secondary metallurgy with two ladle furnaces, a ladle conditioning stand and two vacuum degassing plants.

Very precise and optimized treatment processes guarantee uniformly high steel quality. The entire crude steel output is treated in the secondary metallurgy process line.

Secondary Metallurgy in Donawitz:

2 Ladle furnaces:

  • Melt Weight: 65 t
  • Heating Rate: 4°C/min
  • Capacity: 750.000 t/a each

2 Vacuum degassers:

  • Capacity: ca. 750.000 t/a each