Recycling aluminum takes only 5% of the energy used to make new aluminum from bauxite ore. Approximately 30% of the aluminum produced in the US is from recycled scrap, used beverage containers being the largest component. Dross is the mass of solid impurities floating on the molten aluminum when it is
The team at The Rose Corporation recently completed the inspection and replacement of the wear bars on two existing 22-1/2 Ton Ladle Lifting Hooks for a local Steel Mill. The job requirements included: The inspection of hooks for any loose rivets, which we then removed and replaced if required. The removal
The Rose Corporation donated labor and materials to construct a steel door frame and base for The Reading Fire Department. The Reading Eagle featured an article about the door and donation and we are proud to have received a letter of thanks and recognition from the Reading Fire Department. We are
The Rose Corporation recently fabricated furnace charge buckets for a local specialty steel manufacturer. Charge buckets are used to load scrap into an electric arc furnace and are sized by volume and diameter. At the steel manufacturing plant, a charging bucket is transported by an overhead crane using its main hook.
A northeastern Pennsylvania specialty steel mill contacted The Rose Corporation about repairing one of their AOD Vessels. Argon Oxygen Decarburization (AOD) is an advanced technology for the refinement of iron, nickel, and cobalt-based alloys. An AOD vessel allows for the introduction of oxygen and inert gas (argon or nitrogen) below the surface of