Updated on January 12th, 2023
It is a standby for scrap and is mainly used in making steel through the secondary route. Sree Metaliks Limited furnishes and manufactures the best quality products at competitive prices and creates value for both its clientele and stakeholders. We are one of the biggest sponge iron manufacturers in India and aim to become a dependable partner to peripheral industries with our comprehensive product mix.
Sponge Iron Manufacturer in India
Our Sponge Iron Manufacturing Plant
Applications of Sponge Iron
Being a leading and pioneer iron ore mining company, Sree Metaliks is one of the best sponge iron manufacturer in India. Consistent availability of quality raw material from our mines have enabled cost-effective manufacturing of our finished products.
- A standout amongst the basic and most essential raw material required for the production of different steel/iron-based products such as Billets
- It is a part-substitute for steel scrap. It is necessary for assembling steel by induction furnaces and electric arc furnaces.
- The waste gases generated from the process of producing sponge iron are utilized in generating power making the Plant eco friendly
Chemical Composition of SML Sponge Iron
|Fe (M)||80-85||3 mm to 20 mm|
|Sulphur||0.030 – 0.035|
It is a highly recommended and used raw material for manufacturing high-quality steel. Sponge iron is used in the iron and steel industry as a substitute for scrap in induction and electric arc furnaces. It acts as superior feedback for the electric furnaces used by the steel and various other industries. It is also a pivotal material used to produce TMT bars, DI pipes, etc. Sponge Iron is a very appropriate material to be used as a coolant in LD converters of integrated steel plants. Click here for more details.
Sponge iron is better if compared to pig iron as it is rich in iron content. Sponge iron is porous, while pig iron is denser. India is the largest producer of sponge iron in the world.
Though sponge iron is available and can be shipped, it is always beneficial to have it in-house. Let’s see some of the benefits here.
- All-time availability
- Quality maintenance
- Monetary benefits
- Trust & credibility