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E-CO energy collector

Challenges

  • Energy recovery on the continuous caster

Solution

  • Heat exchanger installed above hot slabs recovering heat in the slab discharge area with the aim of generating steam for further use in the process or conversion into electrical energy

Technical advantages

  • Suitable for all plants involving surfaces with T > 750° C

  • Fully automated control system

  • Simple maintenance-free and modular design, extendable

  • No interference with the production

  • Batch and continuous operation possible

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Ecological benefits

  • Reduction of emissions
    1,000 t/year CO2 savings

Your economic benefit

  • Reduction of energy costs
    45 – 70 kWtherm / m² slab (10 – 20 € / t of steam)