BOF Fire Damage Repair

January 16, 2018

Fire Damage Repair Project for a Basic Oxygen Furnace.

During early 2013 a disaster occurred at the Basic Oxygen Furnace (BOF) plant at ArcelorMittal Vanderbijlpark works. Uncontrolled spillage of melted steel caused considerable damage to equipment.

Scope of Work:

  • Remove all damaged cabling for BOF 1-3
  • New cable routing and racking design
  • New lighting distribution design
  • New UPS distribution design
  • New MCC rooms layout design
  • Supply and Install new cable supports for BOF 1-3 (6km)
  • Design, supply and install junction boxes
  • Supply, install and terminate cables for BOF 1-3 (80km)
  • Supply, install and commission lighting distribution
  • Supply, install and commission UPS distribution
  • Supply, install and commission UPS Auto change-over switch
  • Supply, install and commission Instrumentation Power Distribution
  • PLC Software Engineering on 9 PLC’s
  • Re-design and engineer PLC communication networks
  • Supply, install and commission Medium Voltage Switchgear

The project was completed 12 days ahead of schedule.
A peak labour force of 170 people executed the project with 90,000 man-hours in total.

HEAD OFFICE: VANDERBIJLPARK

Lead Engineering & Projects (Pty) Ltd:
Cnr. Hertz & Becquerel Street, Vanderbijlpark, 1900,
Gauteng, SA

+27 (0)16 933 3925

contact@leadepc.com

Secunda

Lead Engineering & Projects (Pty) Ltd:
Grand Palace, Heunis St,
Secunda,
2302,
Mpumalanga, SA

+27 (0)87 004 3595

contact@leadepc.com

Mauritius

Lead Engineering & Projects Limited:
6/7 Floor, Dias Pier Building, Le Caudan, Waterfront,
Caudan, Port Louis,
Mauritius

contact@leadepc.com

contact@leadepc.com

Uganda

Lead EPC Uganda Limited:
3rd Floor Rwenzori Courts, Plot 2,
a Nakaseero Road, Kampala,
Uganda

contact@leadepc.com

contact@leadepc.com

HEAD OFFICE: VANDERBIJLPARK

Lead Engineering & Projects (Pty) Ltd:
Cnr. Mc Colm & Hertz Boulevard, CW 5, LSP Industrial Park, 1911, Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng, SA

+27 (0)16 933 3925

contact@leadepc.com

Secunda

Secunda

Lead Engineering & Projects (Pty) Ltd:
Grand Palace,
Heunis St, Secunda,
2302,
Mpumalanga, SA

+27 (0)87 004 3595

contact@leadepc.com

Mauritius

Lead Engineering & Projects Limited:
6/7 Floor, Dias Pier Building, Le Caudan, Waterfront,
Caudan, Port Louis,
Mauritius

contact@leadepc.com

contact@leadepc.com

Uganda

Lead EPC Uganda Limited:
3rd Floor Rwenzori Courts,
Plot 2, a Nakaseero Road,
Kampala, Uganda

contact@leadepc.com

contact@leadepc.com

HEAD OFFICE: VANDERBIJLPARK

Lead Engineering & Projects (Pty) Ltd:
Cnr Hertz Boulevard & Becquerel Street, 2659, Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng, SA

+27 (0)16 933 3925

contact@leadepc.com

Secunda

Lead Engineering & Projects (Pty) Ltd:
Grand Palace, Heunis St,
Secunda,
2302,
Mpumalanga, SA

+27 (0)87 004 3595

contact@leadepc.com

Mauritius

Lead Engineering & Projects Limited:
6/7 Floor, Dias Pier Building, Le Caudan, Waterfront,
Caudan, Port Louis,
Mauritius

contact@leadepc.com

contact@leadepc.com

Uganda

Lead EPC Uganda Limited:
3rd Floor Rwenzori Courts, Plot 2,
a Nakaseero Road, Kampala,
Uganda

contact@leadepc.com

contact@leadepc.com

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