The Rose Corporation recently manufactured a 14 foot diameter and an 11 foot diameter replacement "Water Cooled Roof Ring" used on Electric Arc Furnaces. They are an essential part of the furnace process as a continuous flow of water enters the water jacket, circulates the entire ring and exits in order to keep the roof section of the Electric Arc Furnace cool (see illustration below).
- The inspection of hooks for any loose rivets, which we then removed and replaced if required.
- The removal of worn wear bars with Arc air.
- Forming new high strength (A514) wear bars to fit hook shape.
- The replacement of worn wear bars with new bars, weld and inspect new welds.
The Rose Corporation has repaired a number of Ladles that are used to pour molten metal in large manufacturing “Steel Mills” and Foundry processes. These Ladles are prone to damage from the heat of the molten metal within them. Several of these Ladles had their Refractory Lining fail, resulting in their shells being damaged.
There are two primary differences that set the recent ductwork fabrication job apart from the typical projects manufactured at The Rose Corporation. It is the first job for which The Rose Corporation held primary responsibility for producing detailed, manufacturing drawings from customer-supplied general arrangement drawings.
Last week, we welcomed Deb Heffner, the Business Outreach Director of the Greater Reading Economic Partnership and Randy Peers, the