Pre-Reduction of Blast Furnace Burdens Using the S-L Process

CIM Bulletin, 1964

F. J. Pearce Senior Research Metallurgist, Research and Development Deportment, The Steel Company of Canada, Limited, Hamilton, Ont.

The Steel Company of Canada, utilizing the S-L process, has produced partially and highly reduced pellets for use in the blast furnace. Experimental blast furnace tests, using reduced pellet burdens, have been carried out. The changes in production rate, fuel rate and general performance of both the S-L and the blast furnace processes am indicated
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