Ladles – the Forgotten Process Area

Ladles in metals production is usually forgotten and just work – until they don’t.

To avoid managing ladle handling and performance is a costly and risky strategy that could jeopardize your throughput and make your production costs skyrocket. Our perspective is that the ladles should be handled as any other process area – set your routines for handling and operations, register data and then follow-up and make improvements.

In this paper we will discuss how to make this happen and make sure your ladle performance will never slow you down and make you miss your targets.

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