Nueva Incal

Steel mill

STEEL MILL | Process

As part of the Rugui Group, Nueva Incal has Access to Rugui Melt


RUGUI MELT is a steel mill with a capacity for 250,000 tonnes per year. It consists of three induction furnaces to melt high-quality ferrous scrap in a highly environmentally friendly process.

In addition, the steel mill uses a Secondary Metallurgy (LF) and a Vacuum Degassing (VD) facilities, with the purpose of producing high cleaning requirements. 90% of the steel is subjected to this degassing process.

The steel mill possesses an 8 meter radius continuous casting station formed by a submerged entry nozzle and a steelworks’ ingot mould, electromagnetic stirrers (EMS), four cooling areas and an oxy-fuel cutting system.


See a diagram of the process


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