Alloy and Tool Steel Industry in India

Rao, K N P (1958) Alloy and Tool Steel Industry in India. In: Symposium on Production, Properties & Applications of Alloy & Special Steels, Feb. 1-4, 1956, NML, Jamshedpur.

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In India, the production of steel on modern lines began in the year 1912.Except for a limited range of rail steel & a few other items of special compositions, practically the entire output consisted of ordinary mild steel. In the early thirties, a few electric arc furnaces were set up in the country. The Government -owned ordnance fact-ories were making alloy steels required for armament. production in an acid openhearth furnace and electric arc furnaces. Must of the alloy and tool steels required by the engineering industries were met from imports.

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