Harsco Corp. has signed a pair of contracts worth nearly $200
million to provide on-site services for two Chinese
steelmakers, the company said Jan. 23 in an e-mailed
The Camp Hill,
Pa.-based mill service provider will start new work for Ningbo
Iron & Steel Co. Ltd. and expand the scope of its services
in a renewed contract with Hangzhou Iron & Steel Group
The company will
continue to process slag at Hangzhous
3.8-million-tonne-per-year slab mill.
Under the new 15-year
contract with Ningbo, a subsidiary of Baosteel Group Corp., the
company will convert coke fines that surface in the steelmaking
process into briquettes.
Harsco is already performing scrap management waste oxide
briquetting services at the mill, which has a slab production
capacity of 4.4 million tonnes annually.