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What does BOS stand for?

BOS stands for Basic Oxygen Steelmaking

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SSI's Teesside steelmaking facility: * THE facility is made up of the Basic Oxygen Steelmaking (BOS) plant, where the steel is made by three basic oxygen convertors, and the Continuous Casting plant (Concast), where the liquid steel takes shape and is made into slabs.
The $3 million project saw the upgrade of the third and final electrostatic precipitator at the Basic Oxygen Steelmaking plant, meaning all three have now undergone significant refurbishment in recent years.
The continuous caster will enable the plant to bypass past methods of pouring steel from its basic oxygen steelmaking furnaces into ingot molds; allowing the steel to cool; removing the ingots, and reheating them in a furnace, before sending them on to the plant's primary rolling and finishing mills.