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What does BOP stand for?

BOP stands for Basic Oxygen Process


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He was transferred to Gary Works steel producing division in 1972 as general foreman in the basic oxygen process (BOP) shop and then progressed through a variety of posts in the steel producing and coking operations at Gary over the next eight years.
Since announcing the modernization program in 1990, the company has (i) installed two bottom-blown basic oxygen process "Q-BOP" furnaces which began operating in October 1991, (ii) completed a direct rolling and large coil project, including installation of a coilbox and an in-line steel slab conditioning facility, (iii) substantially completed the engineering of, and undertaken equipment procurement and site preparation for, a continuous casting facility, and (iv) completed various environmental and other projects.
The company was nevertheless able to complete and start up several important modernization and environmental projects, including a new basic oxygen process (Q-BOP) steelmaking facility and a large coil/direct rolling project which have reduced production costs and improved quality," said Robert J.