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On the morning of 16th, Oct, 2018 local time, the opening ceremony of EKOS Steel Mill PLC took place in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia. This project is invested by Haishan St Co., Ltd. from South Korea and supplied (Turnkey bases) by Wuxi Bolong Machinery Co., Ltd. President of Ethiopia Doctor Mulatu Teshome, CEO of EKOS Steel Mill PLC Mr. Shell H. Choo, General manager of Wuxi Bolong Machinery Co., Ltd. Mr. Yang Jianxing, South Korean Ambassador to Ethiopia Mr. Lim Hoon-min attended the ceremony.
CEO of EKOS Steel Mill PLC Mr. Shell H. Choo, South Korean Ambassador to Ethiopia Mr. Lim Hoon-min, President of Ethiopia Doctor Mulatu Teshome
This rebar production line is designed with annual capacity of 150 thousand tons. There are 3 phases in total for this project and the rabar rolling line is the first period. The final product rebar size range starts from φ6mm to φ32mm and the raw material is imported billet, size of 150×150×3000mm. Wuxi Bolong Machinery co., LTD provides the turnkey service for project including project design, equipment production and supply, logistics transportation, installation, production and commissioning, etc. After 2 years of investigation and comparing of over 15 suppliers form Germany, Italy, Japan, China and India, the South Korean Investor, Haishan St Co., Ltd., finally chose Wuxi Bolong Machinery Co., Ltd. as the project supplier for its excellent engineering design, rich experience in metallurgy industry, professional and efficient execution and high-standard equipment manufacturing process standard. The engineering construction contract was signed in Seoul in 2015 and the production line construction finished in October 2018, altogether 3 years and 5 months of duration. The production line shipment was divided into 8 batches, with more than 120 containers in total. Over 50 employees from Bolong Machinery were at the project site. They finished installation and commissioning perfectly by overcoming all kinds of difficulties such as working in complete new environment, language barrier, jet lag etc.
Wuxi Bolong Machinery Co., Ltd., founded in 1992, is a professional metallurgical equipment supplier integrating engineering design, equipment manufacturing and technical service. After 15 years of development, Wuxi Bolong Machinery Co., Ltd. has made outstanding achievements in steel continuous casting process and steel rolling process, and gained superb reputation within the industry.