| A night shift is lit up as a slag pot
is being tipped into a slag pen
Core services include slag handling utilizing slag pot
carriers or the traditional slag pit digging with front-end loaders; the recovery and sizing of scrap metal to its customer's specification; and processing slag for use by its steel mill customer or marketing processed slag material for aggregate use.
In Mexico, Heckett MultiServ has been awarded new responsibilities for scrap handling and slag pot
carrying services at the Atlax (Sidenor) works.
It's this kind of capacity that will enable them to take on big industrial jobs such as the massive 45-ton slag pot
from Essar Steel Algoma sitting inside the shop last month that was trucked in to repair a Liberty Bell-like crack stitched down its side.
A waste slag material is scrapped from the iron transfer ladles into a slag pot
. Between three and eight tonnes of iron is removed in the process.