continuous mill

continuous mill

[kən¦tin·yə·wəs ′mil]
(metallurgy)
A rolling mill in which metal is successively rolled thinner as it passes through a series of synchronized rolls in tandem.
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Starting as a junior shift clerk in the mills office, I progressed to senior shift clerk, then transferred to the mill production staff as a soaking pits planner and then to rolling mills foreman in the blooming and continuous mill and was capable, and did act as, light section mill foreman and arch-bending plant foreman.
This is a rugged system designed for continuous mill duty with an extremely high degree of reliability.
Analysts expect the nearly continuous mill closings/conversions and supply reductions that have dominated the newsprint market for the past several years to continue and even increase in 2005.

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