Iron Making Division provides consultancy and engineering services for Blast Furnace technology, Agglomeration technology and Direct reduction technology.
Additionally, MECON also provides value added product services in consultancy and detail engineering of Ductile Iron Pipe Plant.
MECON is the only Indian Technology Supplier with a comprehensive range of Blast Furnace design. MECON has also executed on Turnkey basis the reconstruction of Blast Furnace No.7 at SAIL-BSP and Blast Furnace no. 3 at Durgapur Steel Plant in record time. Moreover, MECON has made significant contribution to the mini-blast furnace sector with its design of indigenous mini-blast furnaces and the only Indian organization which has successfully developed its own indigenous in – house design of BF proper, hot blast stoves, fully flat & covered cast house & auxiliaries.
MECON has shared its expertise in consultancy and engineering services with a host of private companies manufacturing vital iron and steel products. A shining example is the Jindal South West Limited’s (erstwhile JVSL) Steel Plant set-up up at Torangallu in Bellary district of Karnataka. This Steel Plant is the first steel plant in India based on the COREX technology, ushering in a new era in the country’s steel industry. MECON has designed and engineered a 1250 m3 Blast Furnace at JSW, Torangallu, which has been operating successfully at a productivity of >2.0t/m3/day for the last 10 years. MECON is providing consultancy and PMC services for India’s largest Blast Furnace of 4506 m3 being constructed at NMDC-NISP, Nagarnar. Additionally MECON is significantly contributing in reconstruction and up-gradation of existing Blast Furnaces for which MECON has rendered engineering and consultancy services for mini blast furnaces for Usha Martin, Tatametaliks, JSPL, KIC Metaliks. Presently, MECON is involved in up-gradation of blast furnaces in JSW, Toranagallu, JSW-Dolvi, Sesa Goa.
The Range of services under Blast Furnace technology are as follows:
Consultancy & detailed engineering with MECON technology
Capacity (tpa) Numbers Location 110,000 1 SAW pipes Ltd, Bhuj, Gujarat 110,000 1 Tata Metaliks Kubota Pipes Ltd., Kharagpur 250,000 1 Jai Bala Ji Industries Ltd, Durgapur
Range of Services offered for Sinter & Pellet Plants :
Projects under execution: Consultancy & detailed engineering
Projects executed: Consultancy & detailed engineering
Projects under execution : Consultancy & detailed engineering
MECON has provided Detailed Engineering & Consultancy Services for both gas and coal based Direct reduction plants in India and abroad.
Projects Completed: Consultancy & detailed engineering
Provide technical inputs to Ministry of Steel, Govt. of India from time to time on sponge iron.
MECON is an active member of “Bureau of Indian Standards – Sponge Iron & Smelting Reduction Committee (MTD 30)” and contributes in the development of standards of sponge iron.