Qeshm Steel Development Hormuzgan plant

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Qeshm Steel Development Hormuzgan plant is a 1500-thousand tonnes per annum (ttpa) direct reduced iron-electric arc furnace (DRI-EAF) steel plant in Hormuzgan, in Iran. Qeshm Steel Development Hormuzgan plant operates a direct reduced iron (DRI) and electric arc furnace (EAF).

Location

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Plant Details

  • Location: Qeshm Free Zone, Iran
  • GPS Coordinates: 26.826494, 55.957708 (approximate)
  • Plant status: construction[1]
  • Start year: 2021 (anticipated)[2]
  • State-owned entity status: full[3]
  • State-owned entity department: Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO)[3]
  • Parent company: Iranian Mines & Mining Industries Development And Renovation Organization [100%][4]
  • Parent company PermID: 5000935267 [100%]
  • Owner: Qeshm Steel Development Co (QESDCO)[5]
  • Owner company PermID: unknown
  • Crude steel production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 1500.0
    • Electric arc furnace (EAF): 1500[1][2]
    • Pellets: 5000[1]
  • Crude iron production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 1700
    • Sponge iron/Direct reduced iron: 1700[1]
  • Additional proposed capacities (thousand tonnes per annum):
    • Electric arc furnace (EAF): 1500 (anticipated completion date of 2023)[1][2]
    • Direct reduced iron plant (DRI): 1700 (anticipated completion date of 2023)[1]
  • Main production equipment: direct reduced iron (DRI) and electric arc furnace (EAF)[1]
  • Detailed production equipment: pelletizing plant; DRI plant; EAF (number unknown)[1]
  • Power source: 500 MW power plant[1]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 "Projects". Qeshm. Retrieved 2022-03-12.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "LATEST DEVELOPMENTS IN STEELMAKING CAPACITY - 2021" (PDF). OECD. Archived (PDF) from the original on January 27, 2022. Retrieved January 27, 2022.
  3. 3.0 3.1 About Us, Iranian Ghadir Iron & Steel Co., Retrieved on: Dec. 10, 2020
  4. Latest Developments in Steelmaking Capacity 2020, OECD, 2020
  5. Qeshm Steel Development, Ghadir International Mines & Industries Development Company, Retrieved on: Dec. 10, 2020

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