ArcelorMittal

Assembly Line

The business of sustainability in steelmaking

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Author: Jim Montague

Topics: Sustainability

Vertical: Primary Metal

Organizations: ArcelorMittal, Schneider Electric

These upgrades at the Train 2 plant allowed ArcelorMittal to save 15-20% on installation, reduce downtime by 5-10%, save 170 equivalent metric tons of CO2, and prevent reprocessing 26 tons of materials. Sensor-based equipment condition monitoring also let the steelmaker’s staff track energy use and identify potential faults before they cause downtime. These improvements also increase the facility’s installation reliability, energy efficiency, personnel safety and equipment life with predictive maintenance.

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