Butia Steel Kerman plant

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Butia Steel Kerman plant (شرکت فولاد بوتیای ایرانیان (Persian)) (also known as BISCO) is a 1500-thousand tonnes per annum (ttpa) direct reduced iron-electric arc furnace (DRI-EAF) steel plant in Kerman, in Iran. Butia Steel Kerman plant operates a direct reduced iron (DRI) and electric arc furnace (EAF).

Location

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Plant Details

  • Alternative plant names: BISCO
  • Other language plant name: شرکت فولاد بوتیای ایرانیان (Persian)
  • Location: Chatroud, Kerman Province, Iran
  • GPS Coordinates: 30.602249, 56.911473 (approximate)
  • Plant status: operating[1]
  • Start year: 2011[2]
  • State-owned entity status: N/A
  • Parent company: Middle East Mines & Mineral Industries Development Holding Company (MIDHCO) [100%][3]
  • Parent company PermID: unknown
  • Owner: Butia Steel Company[3]
  • Owner company PermID: unknown
  • Crude steel production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 1500.0
    • Electric arc furnace (EAF): 1500[4]
  • Crude Iron production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 2000
    • Sponge iron/Direct reduced iron: 2000[4]
    • Pellets: 2500[4]
  • Additional proposed capacities (thousand tonnes per annum):
    • Electric arc furnace (EAF): 1500[5]
  • Steel product category: semi-finished; finished rolled[4]
  • Steel products: billet, blooms, blanks, ingots, beam, rail, pipe[4]
  • Workforce size: 2450[6]
  • ISO50001 certification: yes (might be expired)[7]
  • Main production equipment: direct reduced iron (DRI) and electric arc furnace (EAF)[4]
  • Detailed production equipment: pelletizing plant; DRI plant; EAF (number unknown)[4]
  • Power source: 450 MW combined cycle power plant[4]

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References

  1. Home, Middle East Mines & Minerals Industries Development Holding Company, Retrieved on: Dec. 10, 2020
  2. "شرکت فولاد بوتیای ایرانیان". Midhco. Archived from the original on December 8, 2021. Retrieved January 24, 2022.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Latest Developments in Steelmaking Capacity 2020, OECD, 2020
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 About, Middle East Mines & Minerals Industries Development Holding Company, Retrieved on: Dec. 10, 2020
  5. "Latest Developments in Steelmaking Capacity 2021" (PDF). OECD. Retrieved 2022-04-14.
  6. "Butia Iranian Steel Co". Midhco. Retrieved 2022-03-12.
  7. "موفقیت شرکت فولاد بوتیای ایرانیان در دریافت گواهینامه استاندارد مدیریت انرژی ISO 50001-2018". Midhco (in فارسی). Retrieved 2022-03-12.

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