İÇDAŞ Biga steel plant

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İÇDAŞ Biga steel plant (İÇDAŞ ÇELİK ENERJİ TERSANE ve ULAŞIM SAN.A.Ş. (Turkish)) (also known as İstanbul Çelik Demir İzabe Sanayi Inc, Icdas Steel, Energy, Shipyard, and and Transportation) is a 2500-thousand tonnes per annum (ttpa) electric arc furnace (EAF) steel plant in Çanakkale, in Turkey. İÇDAŞ Biga steel plant operates a electric arc furnace (EAF).

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the steel plant in Biga, in Turkey.

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Background

Production at the plant is scrap-based.[1]

Power

İÇDAŞ Çelik Enerji Tersane ve Ulaşım Sanayi A.Ş., the owner of the İÇDAŞ Biga steel plant, produces energy, iron and steel. Energy production by İÇDAŞ is managed under İÇDAŞ Electric Production and Investment A.Ş[2]

İÇDAŞ operates a coal-fired power plant called İÇDAŞ Biga power station on the site of the steel plant.[3]

The İÇDAŞ Biga steel plant also uses power generation via waste recovery from steel making processes.[4]

Solar panels are visible on the roof of the İÇDAŞ Biga steel plant in satellite imagery.

Port

İÇDAŞ also operates the İÇDAŞ Port, through which raw materials for steel production are imported and steel products are exported.[5]

LNG

İÇDAŞ also operates an LNG Terminal.[6]

Plant Details

  • Alternative plant names: İstanbul Çelik Demir İzabe Sanayi Inc, Icdas Steel, Energy, Shipyard, and Transportation
  • Other language plant name: İÇDAŞ ÇELİK ENERJİ TERSANE ve ULAŞIM SAN.A.Ş. (Turkish)
  • Location: Değirmencik Köyü, Köyaltı Mevkii, 17200 Biga, Çanakkale, Turkey
  • GPS Coordinates: 40.441491, 27.137563 (exact)
  • Plant status: operating[7]
  • Start year: 1970[8]
  • State-owned entity status: N/A
  • Parent company: ICDAS Steel, Energy, Shipbuilding and Transportation Industries S.A. [100%][9]
  • Parent company PermID: 4298249605
  • Owner: ICDAS Steel, Energy, Shipbuilding and Transportation Industries S.A.[10]
  • Owner company PermID: 4298249605
  • Crude steel production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 2500.0
    • Electric arc furnace (EAF): 2500[11][12]
  • Steel product category: semi-finished; finished rolled[1]
  • Steel products: alloyed steel, billets, plain and deformed bars, plain and deformed rebar, plain and deformed wire rod, coiled wire rod[9][1]
  • Steel sector end users: building and infrastructure; energy; transport[9]
  • Workforce size: 1137[8]
  • Main production equipment: electric arc furnace (EAF)[1]
  • Detailed production equipment: EAF (number unknown)[1]
  • Power source: İÇDAŞ Biga power station CAN Europe [13][14]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Steel". ICDAS. Archived from the original on January 26, 2022. Retrieved January 26, 2022.
  2. Group Companies, ICDAS, Retrieved on: Jul. 28, 2020
  3. Energy, ICDAS, Retrieved on: Jul. 28, 2020
  4. İÇDAŞ ÇELİK ENERJİ TERSANE ve ULAŞIM SAN.A.Ş., Turkish Steel Producers Association, Retrieved on: Jul. 28, 2020
  5. Port Operations, ICDAS, Retrieved on: Jul. 28, 2020
  6. Our Projects: LNG Terminal, ICDAS, Retrieved on: Jul. 28, 2020
  7. "İÇDAŞ". Icas. Archived from the original on December 9, 2021. Retrieved January 18, 2022.
  8. 8.0 8.1 "İÇDAŞ ÇELİK ENERJİ TERSANE ve ULAŞIM SAN.A.Ş." Turkish Steel Producers Association. Archived from the original on October 26, 2021. Retrieved January 15, 2022.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 "İÇDAŞ, History". Icdas. Archived from the original on January 4, 2022. Retrieved January 15, 2022.
  10. "İÇDAŞ, Group Companies". ICDAS. Retrieved January 19, 2022.
  11. 2016 Minerals Yearbook Turkey, USGS, Jan. 2020
  12. "Turkish Steel Producers Association". Turkish Steel Producers Association. 2016-12-01. Retrieved 2022-04-06.
  13. "9E Biga-1 Power Station". GEM Wiki. Retrieved 2022-04-06.
  14. "9E Biga Power Station". GEM Wiki. Retrieved 2022-04-06.

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