Hot-rolled seamless pipe production facility was commissioned in July 2007.
The main production equipment of the facility is: pipe rolling plant including a cross-roll piercer, a 4-stand PQF® mill (Premium Quality Finishing mill to achieve highest quality of pipes) and a stretch-reducing mill for pipe production.
The pipe facility is able to process three billet diameters: 140, 160 and 200 mm (bars Ø 200 mm are planned for future expansion of the program).
The production shop includes furnaces, rolling stands, billet and batch saws, the corresponding finishing lines, transportation systems within the production shop as well as auxiliary equipment according to the description.
Based on PQF® technology rolling mills of the shop consist of:
After the commissioning of the pipe mill more than 250 items of carbon pipe range have been commercialized.
Byelorussian Steel Works seamless pipe range is represented by the following dimension-types: finished pipe outside diameter 21,3 ÷ 168,3 mm (1⁄2 ÷ 6 inches), wall thickness range 2,3 ÷ 25,0 mm (0,095 ÷ 0,864 inches).
Finished pipe length: 6000 ÷ 15000 mm (19,685 ÷ 49,213 feet).
Byelorussian Steel Works pipes are used in engineering, oil production and construction, municipal engineering.
Over 80% of pipe products are sold outside the republic to buyers from 20 countries. Among pipe customers are such countries as: Austria, Czechia, Estonia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Slovakia, Spain, Turkey, the USA, Russia, China, Serbia, the Ukraine.