This book covers all aspects and elements of rolling technology in one volume with even the most technical jargon being communicated in an easy to understand language. The book is exhaustive as topics ranging from rolls, rolls cooling, roll turning, roll reclamation, investigation of roll breakage, roll management and roll bearing all have been dealt in detail as these constitute the most important element of production cost. A separate chapter has been dedicated to operational management of a rolling mill, which includes safety and inventory. Packaging of the finished products and modern operating mill practices and technologies are also discussed in detail. This book will be a useful tool for shop floor personnel and for all senior management operating in the rolling mill industry; it is also a must read for all polytechnic / engineering students of metallurgical / mechanical / process engineering.
This book may also be useful as reference book for students/professionals of rolling technology.
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Table of Contents
1. Roll Pass Design 2. Mechanical Working and Rolling Process 3. Rolls, Roll Cooling and Roll Management 4. Rolling of Blooms and Slabs 5. Rolling of Billets 6. Rolling of Rounds and TMT Bars 7. Rolling of Flats and Squares 8. Rolling of Angles 9. Rolling of Channels 10. Rolling of Beam 11. Rolling of Rail 12. Operation, Safety and Quality Management 13. Packaging of Steel Products 14. Energy Efficient Practices and Technologies
N.K. Gupta, Managing Consultant, Roll Pass Design Solutions