Pooled Iron is a variant of solidified hot metal generated on an arising basis due to variance in downstream steel making. Pooled Iron serves as a substitute to cast iron source (with carbon content) in induction furnace and electric arc furnace.
Pooled Iron is one of the key by-products sold by IBMD. It is a well-accepted and established product in secondary steel manufacturing industry which is dominated by induction furnace and electric arc furnace.
Tata Steel Pooled Iron is prepared by pouring excess hot metal into open pits and then allowing them to cool.
This is later processed using drop-ball and rock breaker to break the bigger chunks of pooled iron into sizes suitable for furnaces.
Tata Steel Pooled Iron is used by secondary steel industries to arrive at the following end products –