New flatness gauge start-up at Posco hot strip mill in Gwangyang, Korea

POSCO has bought two VeriShape flatness measurement systems from Shapeline for the hot strip mills in the Gwangyang works, whereof the first one has been installed in HSM#4. The system has been installed after the accelerated cooling to improve the cooling profile and produce strips with better flatness and more even steel grades.

The second system is planned to be installed in another line in July this year.

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