tube mill

tube mill

[′tüb ‚mil]
(mechanical engineering)
A revolving cylinder used for fine pulverization of ore, rock, and other such materials; the material, mixed with water, is fed into the chamber from one end, and passes out the other end as slime.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Zekelman Industries announced Tuesday that it will build the world's largest continuous ERW (electric resistance welded) tube mill in Blytheville on property next to its existing Atlas Tube mill.
International Resource News-July 31, 2019--Zekelman Industries to build ERW tube mill in Arkansas
Cleveland, OH, July 18, 2019 --(PR.com)-- FD Machinery recently received an order for a new high frequency ERW tube mill. The compete tube mill line will be equipped with a coil cart, an in-line coating system, an automated bundler and FD's patented Robotic Roll Changing system.
This SEK300m investment will focus on modernising the production lines at the Hameenlinna Tube Mill. Also, a development programme will be drawn up for the other mills and the investments regarding this will be dealt with separately at a later date.
TThe tube mill division currently has a production capacity of 300,000 tonnes per annum, which include 90,000 tonnes of galvanised products per annum.
Tata Steel retained its 20-inch tube mill at the same Hartlepool site, where a further 270 people work.
Tata Steel will retain its 20-inch tube mill at the same Hartlepool site, where a further 270 people work.
Tata Steel will retain its 20-inch tube mill at the same site, where a further 270 people work.
IIL's API certified 12" OD tube mill is the latest addition to the Company's state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities.
In the case of the F150, extruded aluminum tubes were the starting point of the frame members as opposed to welded tubes (steel or aluminum) produced on a tube mill. Where tube mills largely produce round or oval tubes, extrusion dies make a wide range of section shapes possible to begin with.
A $46m copper tube mill is to be built at Oman's Sohar Freezone.