Semi-Finished Products

Semi-finished products are produced by the continuous casting of liquid steel or by rolling or forging of ingots (a primary solidification of liquid steel). Their chemistry is adjusted to meet specific physical property and grade requirements. Semi-Finnished products are used in industry for the further production of finished steel products.

Slabs

slabsFlat rectangular semi-finished solid steel products from 160 mm thickness and above.

Uses:
Slabs are used for the production of heavy machinery or for hot rolling into other thinner flat products such as plates and coils.

   

Billets

billetsSemi-finished long steel products with a square cross section.

Uses:
Billets are used to produce numerous long steel products by rolling or forging into other shapes such as concrete reinforcing bars, merchant bars, structural sections or wire rod.