The majority of TACTIC's standard products are designed to inspect cylindrical materials, such as tube, pipe, bar and billet, however, the company has also provided UT equipment to inspect hexagonal and square billet
Each side of the cross sections of square billet
'A' and extruded rod 'B' are 50 mm and 15 mm respectively.
"Most metal is cast by the direct-chill (DC) process, which produces huge sheet ingot for rolling mills, round log-like billet for extrusion presses, of square billet
for wire, rod, and bar."
The equipment is already designed to roll 180-mm square billets
as part of the third phase of the modernization, coming into force by September 2019.
In 2010, BSC was completely renovated and now manufactures a wide range of products such as rebars, square billets
, round billets, channels, rolled wire, angle bars, I-beams, square and round rods, and various types of castings.
This is because of unfair means of continual imports of Square Billets
from countries like China, Iran, CIS etc.
range from 100 mm to 220 mm, Square Blooms up to 350 mm x 350 mm and Rectangular Blooms up to 350 mm x
Our present capacity is two million tonnes of steel in the form of round and square billets
and blooms," added Ansari.
The steel melt shop will produce an array of semi-finished long products such as square billets
, blooms and round sections.
Merchant square billets
emerging from the facilities will be sold locally and exported to the Middle East.