EAF Off Gas System Modifications Engineering
Radiative Cooler Bypass

EAF Off-Gas System Modifications Engineering

Client: ArcelorMittal Dofasco

Location: Hamilton, ON Canada

Engineering to define and implement modifications to the EAF primary off-gas cooling system to eliminate the existing radiant cooler and convert to full evaporative cooling.

Scope of Work:
  • Finalize process design basis, PFD, and control philosophy
  • Define, specify and size major equipment for project
  • Develop basic general arrangement drawings of the proposed equipment layout and ductwork routing
  • Provide commissioning and startup services
Project Results:
  • Modifications allowed for decommissioning of cooler and booster fan
    • Reduced operating costs
    • Reduced maintenance costs
  • Improved draft to the EAF
Project History

Study Complete
Detailed Engineering
Startup

August 2014
February 2015
December 2015

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