L-TEC Builds Machine for Masteel in China
Maanshan Iron & Steel Co. in China has ordered a CM-90 slab scarfing machine from L-TEC Steel Industry Products in Florence, South Carolina.
Maanshan Iron & Steel, better known as Masteel, has the production capacity for 16 million tons of steel annually. Masteel is China’s 10th largest steel producer, specializing in steel plates, section steel, wire rods and train wheels.
L-TEC is manufacturing the CM-90 slab scarfing machine in the USA and will partner with Kyokuto Boeki Kaisha, Ltd. of Japan, and its Chinese affiliate KTS Shanghai, to provide the auxiliary equipment and engineering services for the scarfing machine installation.
L-TEC Steel Industry Products is a division of ESAB Welding & Cutting Products. Since 1935, L-TEC has been a leader in the development of scarfing products and processes. For more information, visit www.l-tec.com.