Steel Authority of India Limited’s Bhilai Steel Plant’s High speed Caster 6 in Steel Melting Shop 2 has touched a new high with 52 heats in a single sequence on 15 Jan 2023 in single sequence lasting 34 hours, surpassing previous best of 47 heats on12 Jan 2023 when running time was 32 hours Caster No 6 of SMS 2 has achieved significant increase of 49% since December 202245 heats on 6 January 202344 heats on 4 January 202342 heats on 1 January 202341 heart on 30 December 202240 heats on 16 December 202236 heats on 10 December 202235 heats on 6 December 2022 Danieli had supplied & installed slab casting plant in SMS 2 for production of one million tonnes per year of slabs. The casting machine is a vertical-curved design with multiple-point bending and unbending roll diagram. The supported machine length exceeds 33 meters to provide a maximum casting speed of 2 meters per minute. The machine features INMO mould, including in-line width adjustment during casting, as well as a hydraulically operated oscillator, and OPTIMUM type segments that are capable of facilitating Dynamic Soft Reduction in the future. The caster produces slab that are 220 mm thick and 1100-1800 mm wide. The product mix for slabs includes mild, low, medium, peritectic and high carbon steel grades, high tensile steels, boiler grades, API and EDD steels. The caster produces slab that are 220 mm thick and 1100-1800 mm wide.