Rourkela, Apr 25 UNI | 3 months ago

SAIL Chairman C S Verma today inaugurated the Power and Blowing Station of Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) during the visit to the plant.


RSP sources said the new unit is used for generating power as well as cold blast to feed the new Blast Furnace-5 and its stoves. Mr. Verma also inaugurated the PCI (Pulverised Coal Injection) at the Blast Furnace-5.

Notably this system pneumatically conveys pulverized coal to each Tuyere of the Furnace through 36 Injection lances, where it is burned by Hot Blast air. The SAIL chairman visited the upcoming Converter -3 at Steel Melting Shop-2 and the new Plate Mill were also part of the and interacted with the senior officers of Rourkela Steel Plant on the performance of the plant in the last fiscal, plans for the current year and the on going as well as future projects.

(Posted on 26-04-2014)