A part of the steelmaking process in which molten steel is poured into an open-ended mold, cooled by a series of rolls and cooling units, and shaped as a slab, bloom, or billet. This method of steelmaking eliminates the ingot stage.
Automating Success: Weisgram Metal Fab and the automation river system from Mitsubishi Laser
Weisgram Metal Fab replaces multiple stand alone lasers with the automation river system from Mitsubishi Laser. Weisgrams’ River system includes 8 lasers with 322 shelves that can hold two million pounds of raw material. It is the second largest Mitsubishi automation system in North America.
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