Sinosteel Xingtai Machinery & Mill Roll Co., Ltd., originally founded in 1958, is the first enterprise established by Chinese government specialized in producing mill rolls and complete sets of metallurgical equipment and spare parts. It is now the worldwide largest mill roll R&D center and production base.
The company is located in Xingtai City, Hebei Province, which has a history of 3000 years. The company has an site area of 1.23 million square meters, plant area of more than 400,000 square meters and total assets of 5.2 billion yuan. It possesses 9 specialized mill roll production lines for all the ferrous and non-ferrous metal rolling mills, and more than 3500 sets of specialized equipments for melting, casing, forging, heat-treating and machining of mill rolls. The annual mill roll production capacity is 180,000 tons.
The company developed and manufactured China’s first home-made ROKOP billet continuous casting machine, the first home-made coke dry quenching equipment, and the fist home-made 6m and 7.63m coke oven armature. It has now three complete production limes of CCM, CDQ and coke oven armature with an annual production capacity of 80,000 tons.
For the past 50 years, the company’s business has been spreading all over the world. Its mill rolls and metallurgical equipment have already become the first and foremost choice of internationally renowned steel enterprises, and they have been exported to over 50 countries and regions.
The company possesses a technical team of nearly 1550 experts, with China’s unique officially appointed specialized mill roll research institute- Xingtai Roll Research Institute. The company possess the only nationally approved Postdoctoral R&D workstation in mill roll industry and a national technology center. The company has won 15 awards for national key new products and 52 ministerial technological awards. It developed several hundreds of new products that filled domestic blank, being all the time the first to develop and manufacture new type of rolls. The company is the drafting unit of the national mill roll standards and the only one in mill roll industry to win a national gold medal for quality.