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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.
Tube City has been licensing OptiMiser, an off-line program, to use on the front-end of its on-line, real-time model, GenBlend+, which it has developed during the past five years for use in basic oxygen steelmaking furnaces.
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.
Carl McCabe and Ray Pearson, who work with Richard at Corus, raised more than pounds 1,000 by reclaiming small amounts of scrap from the Corus Basic Oxygen Steelmaking plant.