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Kakogawa Department



We play a key role in the production lines of major steelmakers.

  Kakogawa Unit  

Kakogawa Unit has approximately 1,200 specialists engaged in contracted operations of the production lines in Kakogawa Works of Kobe Steel. Our main tasks are as follows:

- Accepting and delivering steelmaking materials
- Grinding slabs and billets in the continuous casting and blooming mills
- Cutting and packaging finished products in the rolling mill
- Operating cranes and other equipment throughout the contracted production lines
- Manufacturing thermal lances
- Selling materials for steelmaking and packaging
- Performing maintenance of our own facilities in the works


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Wire rod binder (3)<BR>
Packaging line (1)<BR>
Coil protector fabricator (1)<BR>
Laser cutting machine (1)<BR>
On-line slab grinder (2)</p></td>
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