Top 7 GOES manufacturers at 23mm thickness
The Japanese steel manufacturer NSSMC (Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation) currently offers the highest number of products at 23mm thickness of Grain Oriented Electrical Steel (GOES) in Asia as well as in the rest of the world. The company offers 16 GOES steels of 23 mm thickness.
According to the Germany-based business data provider Fygen, in 2nd place is the Chinese-based JFE Steel, offering 14 Grain Oriented Electrical Steels and below them is Russian firm NLMK with 10 Grain Oriented Electrical Steels. Following them are AK Steels, Baosteels, POSCO, and ThyssenKrupp, in respective order. The database provided by Fygen covers all products from manufacturers of Grain Oriented Electrical Steels worldwide and is updated on a monthly base. Transformer manufacturers, for example, will have access to a complete and up to date overview of the market, which enables them to make the right purchasing decisions.
The specifications of the steels are based on the relevant specifications like grade, thickness, core loss, lamination factor. In detail, the database provides Manufacturer, Thickness in mm, Core Loss in W17/50/Kg, W17/50/Lb and W17/60/Kg W17/60/Lb, Grade, JIS Grade, ASTM Grade, Lam Factor, Laser, Finish, sources of information. For example, you can set a filter for the thickness of 27 mm and you will get all products available from every company worldwide, including a comparison of different core loss specifications.
Photo: SMS-Group / Two-stand, four-high CCM® reversing cold mill at ISL, Pakistan