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Use of DRI and HBI in steel making plants

The Direct Reduced Iron (DRI) is usually used in its briquette form (Hot Briquetted Iron (HBI)) for easier transportation and it can be charged in the blast furnace (BF), inside the converters (BOF) and in the Electric Arc Furnace (EAF). The cycle of EAF is based on the metal scrap melting. The HBI manufacturing process involves the usage of a ...

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The HBI direct reduction process - voestalpine

Nov 03, 2016· The direct reduction process. HBI is the product of reducing iron ore with natural gas. This is called the direct reduction process and is an environmentally-friendly production process; a DRI plant uses natural gas which is more environmentally …

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Direct Reduced Iron (DRI) Market | Industry Analysis ...

As direct reduced iron significantly lowers the need for batch charges that eventually raises the overall cost-efficiency and productivity of the process, DRI remains among the favored feed for electric arc furnaces (EAF) DRI market is set for 7% growth in 2021, as rise in EAF steel production is set to drive the consumption of DRI

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MIDREX Processes -

The MIDREX process produces direct reduced iron (hereinafter referred to as DRI ). The process reduces iron ore using a reforming gas made from natural gas. The DRI is used mainly as the raw material for electric arc furnaces (EAFs), as a clean iron source substitute for scrap iron. Pores are left behind in the DRI after oxygen has been removed ...

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DRI production | International Iron Metallics Association

DRI production. Direct reduction of iron is the removal of oxygen from iron ore or other iron bearing materials in the solid state, i.e. without melting, as in the blast furnace. The reducing agents are carbon monoxide and hydrogen, coming from reformed natural gas, syngas or coal. Iron ore is used mostly in pellet and/or lumpy form.

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(DRI) Direct Reduction Iron Plant Flowsheet Options

Jul 28, 2013· DRI Processes - Typical Midrex Process Iron Oxide Direct Reduced Iron Exhaust Stack Flue Gas Natural Gas Feed Gas Main Air Blower Combustion Air Process Gas Compressor Reformer Top Gas Scrubber Cooling Gas Compressor Reducing Gas Scrubber Top Gas Reduction Zone Shaft/ Reduction Furnace Cooling Zone 6.

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Hydrogen in steel production: what is happening in Europe ...

May 26, 2021· Iron ore is reduced with hydrogen while in a solid state, hence the name direct reduction, to produce direct reduced iron (DRI) called sponge iron. Sponge iron is then fed into an EAF, where electrodes generate a current to melt the sponge iron to produce steel. Some carbon is needed so that steel can be produced.

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Direct reduced iron process - lmmgroupcn.com

Direct reduced iron (DRI) process . In addition to the process route via the blast furnace process, there is another option for extracting crude steel from iron ores using the so-called direct reduced iron (DRI) process (secondary route).The starting point …

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Midrex® the world's leading direct-reduced iron production ...

Nov 05, 2015· Midrex is an innovative ironmaking process, developed for the production of direct-reduced iron (DRI) from iron ores and primarily natural gas.You want to kn...

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Cost Effectiveness Analysis of HYL and Midrex DRI ...

Apr 27, 2016· drex DRI Te chnologies for the Iron and Steel-king Industry Pa ge | 7 Steel Making Process and CO 2222 EmissionsEmissionsEmissions Steel is primarily made by one of two processes: the blast - basic oxygen furnace (BF-BOF), and the electric arc furnace (EAF). The BF-BOF is a two-step process. First, in the blast furnace, mined iron ore is combined

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SLRN process - Outotec

Iron ore fines resulting from the concentration process are frequently available at high levels of quality (high iron and low gangue contents) and are therefore most suitable for high-quality DRI production. Both standard SL/RN and SL/RN-Xtra plants use the following main equipment: Raw material handling facilities ; Rotary kiln ; Rotary cooler

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Direct-reduced iron - URM-Company

The metal product of the above process is direct-reduced iron (DRI) that is not contaminated with carbon, due to lack of direct interaction between ore and carbon, as well as with various impurities that could potentially come from coke. This product contains about 1 % carbon and 90 % Fe.

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FINEX® — ENVIRONMENTALLY SAFE IRONMAKING | Primetals ...

In the Finex process, fine iron ore is directly charged at the top of a cascade of fluidized-bed reactors, where it is heated and reduced to direct-reduced iron (DRI) by means of a reduction gas derived from the gasification of the coal in the melter gasifier. The DRI fines are processed into hot-compacted iron, transferred in hot condition to ...

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DRI production | International Iron Metallics Association

DRI production. Direct reduction of iron is the removal of oxygen from iron ore or other iron bearing materials in the solid state, i.e. without melting, as in the blast furnace. The reducing agents are carbon monoxide and hydrogen, coming from reformed natural …

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Sponge Iron (DRI) | The Hira Group

With such dimension of notion WE in our Sponge Iron Manufacturing process through 4 Kilns (1 * 350T and 3 * 500T) laid up the best DRI making process in India. It is Coal Fuel based DRI. Coal based Sponge-iron is a metallic product produced through direct reduction of iron ore in the solid state .As such it is also known as Direct Reduced Iron ...

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Direct reduced iron plant - Global Energy Monitor

Jul 12, 2021· Direct reduced iron (DRI), also called sponge iron, is produced from the direct reduction of iron ore (in the form of lumps, pellets, and/or fines) into iron with a sponge-like exterior, without melting. The heart of the direct reduction is the shaft furnace, which is filled from the top with lump ore and pellets. DRI production turns iron ore into iron using gaseous reducing agents such as ...

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(PDF) i) Direct Reduced Iron: Production

Mar 30, 2016· This product is known as direct reduced iron (DRI) or sponge iron. Processes that produce iron by reduction of iron ore (in solid state) below the melting point are generally classified as …

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MIDREX® — THE LEADING DRI PRODUCTION PROCESS | …

MIDREX is an innovative ironmaking process that has been specifically developed to produce direct-reduced iron from iron ores and natural gas/hydrogen. MIDREX is a gas-based shaft furnace process that converts iron oxides - in the form of pellets or lump …

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Direct Reduction Process Description | HeatTreatConsortium.com

Process Description. R&D Trends. In a direct reduction process, lump iron oxide pellets and/or lump iron ore, are reduced (oxygen removed) by a reducing gas, producing direct reduced iron (DRI). If the cooling stage is omitted, the DRI can be immediately briquetted into hot briquetted iron (HBI). The reducing gas can be generated externally to ...

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Low-Carbon Production of Iron & Steel: Technology Options ...

Mar 08, 2021· DRI production requires lower temperatures for its direct reduction reaction and is a solid-state process at temperatures below the melting point of iron (1200 °C). Reduction gas (commonly a mixture of H2 and CO syngas) is typically made from either natural gas or coal.

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SPONGE IRON – Lloyd's Metals

DRI is successfully manufactured through either gas or coal-based technology. Iron ore is reduced in solid state at 800-1050 c either by reducing gas (H2+CO) or coal. The direct reduction process uses palletized iron or natural 'lump' ore. Process

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STATE OF THE DIRECT REDUCTION AND REDUCTION …

special grades of steel in the same steelmaking or refining process [1]. Direct reduced iron (DRI) is a high-quality metal product obtained from iron ore and it is used as raw material in electric arc furnaces, blast furnaces, and in other more recent steelmaking processes [2]. 2. Total DRI Output in the World

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Circored hydrogen-based reduction - Outotec

The first reduction stage is a circulating fluidized bed (CFB), the second reduction stage a fluidized bed (FB) reactor. To heat up the fine grained DRI product to briquetting temperature a flash heater is applied. Key steps in the Circored® process: Preheating of iron ore fines in a CFB at approximately 850-900°C

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Green Hydrogen‐Based Direct Reduction for Low‐Carbon ...

May 13, 2020· To reach a reduction degree of the hot DRI product of 95%, 1.4 t of iron oxide input material containing input materials per ton of DRI are required for the DR-NG as well as the DR-H 2 process. Based on NG which contains approximately 95% methane, the simulation results in an NG demand of approximately 259 m 3 STP t −1 DRI for the reference case.

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sponge iron process

Jul 29, 2010· IS 10812: 1992 Classification of sponge iron/direct reduced iron(DRI) for steel making. IS 10852: 1984 Guidelines for storage and transportation of sponge iron/direct reduced iron(DRI) IS 11092: 1991 Iron ore pellets for direct reduction process. IS 11093: 1991 Iron ore lumps for direct reduction process.

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Direct Reduced Iron | Industrial Efficiency Technology ...

Direct Reduced Iron (DRI), also known as Sponge Iron, offers an alternative steel production route to BF-BOF and Scrap-EAF routes. In DRI, iron ore is reduced in its solid state – unlike BF process where a liquid metal is formed during reduction. DRI can …

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List of steel producers - Wikipedia

Top producers by volume. This is a list of the largest steel-producing companies in the world mostly based on the list by the World Steel Association.This list ranks steelmakers by volume of steel production in millions of tonnes and includes all steelmakers with production over 10 million in 2020.

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MIDREX® Process Products || KOBE STEEL, LTD.

Direct Reduction is an iron making process for the new era, which utilizes natural gas to reduce iron ore to produce Direct Reduced Iron (DRI). As Direct Reduction Plants are not built on the same, enormous scale as Blast Furnaces, their investment costs are lower, and they have been mainly constructed in developing countries where natural gas ...

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Direct-Reduced Iron Process (DRI) | NIPPON STEEL ENGINEERING

Direct-Reduced Iron Process (DRI) ENERGIRON plant in NUCOR (USA), supplied by Tenova HYL. NIPPON STEEL ENGINEERING CO., LTD. provides new iron source technology that enables the achievement of productivity improvements, operational cost reductions, CO 2 emissions reductions, and capital investment reductions through the optimal combination of ...

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Rotary Kiln Manufacturers | Electrotherm E&T

Rotary Kiln with SL/RN Process. Coal Based Rotary Kiln for Direct Reduced Iron / Sponge Iron (100 TPD, 350 TPD, and 500 TPD) Solid-state reduction of Iron Ore using either coal/gas as a medium of reduction to produce a substitute raw material for steel making is termed as Direct Reduced Iron (DRI). Since DRI is produced by removing oxygen from ...

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Iron Reduction Technologies | TENOVA

Iron Reduction Technologies. HYL / ENERGIRON ZR process technology with integrated CO2 absorption system represents with more than 40 references and lowest plant emissions (NOx, SCR, dust) the benchmark in the field of iron reduction technologies. Tenova HYL and Danieli & C. have formed a partnership for the design and construction of gas-based ...

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Direct reduced iron - Wikipedia

Direct-reduced iron (DRI), also called sponge iron, is produced from direct reduction of iron ore (in the form of lumps, pellets or fines) by a reducing gas produced from natural gas or coal. The reducing gas is a mixture majority of hydrogen (H2) and carbon monoxide (CO) which acts as reducing agent. This process of directly reducing the iron ...

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