Novocherkassk Electrode Works, a part of EPM, has finished constructing a RiedHammer circular furnace in the pelletizing shop.
The construction began last autumn. At present the furnace is being dried. The process will last till early November.
Over 150 people were engaged in the construction. 400 trucks with materials (refractory bricks, as well as cement mixes and equipment) were needed.
The furnace will be commissioned this quarter.
The total cost of the project is over 1.5 billion rubles. (Ukrainian metal)