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Nelson Steel Partners with Butech Bliss to Build Push Pull Pickling Line for Fulton County Processing

Press release date: May 20, 2014

Nelson Steel and Butech Bliss are pleased to announce that we have been selected to build a push pull pickling line for Fulton County Processing (FCP).

Nelson Steel/Butech Bliss engineereed pickling line will feature anti-coil break roll technology, and will handle a maximum coil weight of 74,000 pounds. The maximum product width will be 72" and thicknesses rangin from 0.060" to 0.375", but thickness capabilities will extend up to 0.500" at 50" maximum width. Additionally, the new FCP pickling line Process Section will include the following:
• Pre-wash system
• Four 45 feet (13.7m) long "Turbo Tunnel" pickling tanks to affectively reduce consumable cost on acid and gas consumption
• Four stage rinse systems
• Dual Air Blow off System
• Water Treatment system to treat the Rinse effluent

"This pickling line is the 75th complete process section that Nelson Steel has engineered and installed in their 45 years of experience." says Graham Oakley, General Manager of Nelson Steel's Technology Group. "Nelson Steel's unique position as operators and designers makes us an ideal partner of steel pickling equipment with expertise in all aspects of operations."

About Nelson Steel Consulting & Technology Group
Nelson Steel owns and operates pickling lines and has provided steel pickling services to the steel industry for over 35 years. The Nelson Steel Technology Group have designed and built over 75 complete process sections including many revamps over this time. Nelson Steel is a Division of Samuel, Son Co., Limited and is based in Stoney Creek, Ontario, Canada.

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For more information, please contact:
Graham Oakley
General Manager
Technology Group Nelson Steel, a Division of Samuel
Tel: 905-662-1404