, Volume 58, Issue 1–2, pp 125–129 | Cite as

Efficient Batching Algorithm for Charging Slabs into a Continuous Furnace

  • Yu. P. Serdobintsev
  • M. P. Kukhtik
  • A. M. Makarov

An algorithm and a program have been created for efficiently batching the slab charge of a continuous heating furnace. The charge is composed with allowance for each slab’s heating group.


continuous reheating furnace rolling mill heating-regime chart slab cutting batching of the charge 


  1. 1.
    M. P. Kukhtik and Yu. P. Serdobintsev, “Mathematical modeling of the heating of slabs in a continuous furnace,” Izv. VolgGTU. Ser. Progr. Tekhnol. Mashinostr., 7, No. 13, 80–83 (2011).Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    M. P. Kukhtik and Yu. P. Serdobintseve, “Steady-state model of the temperature field during the charging of metal into a pusher-type continuous furnace,” ibid., 8, No. 13 (100), 114–116 (2012).Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    S. M. Andreev, Optimization of the Metal-Heating Regime in Continuous Furnaces: Dissert. Cand. Eng. Sci., Magnitogorsk (2000).Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    V. A. Nenakhov, Making the Production of Hot-Rolled Strip More Efficient by Optimizing the Rolling Program: Dissert. Cand. Eng. Sci., Lipetsk (2007).Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    A. V. Shmakov, Developing an Effective Technology for the Controlled Rolling of High-Strength Tube Steels (thick-walled tubes) Based on Modeling of the Temperature Conditions during the Process: Dissert. Cand. Eng. Sci., Magnitogorsk (2011).Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    D. Malindzák, M. Straka, I. Kostial, et al., “New approach to blast furnace slabs heating optimization,” Proc. Metal 2012: 21st Anniv. Int. Conf. on Metallurgy and Metals (2012), pp. 1613–1620.Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    M. V. Shubin, Automatic System for Preventing Accidents (failure of the refractory lining) on Large Rotary Furnaces: Auth. Abstr. Dissert. Cand. Eng. Sci., Moscow (2010).Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    N. B. Skorokhvatov, A. A. Nemtinov, G. A. Makhov, et al., Russian Patent No. 2353441, IPC B21B1/00, “Method of producing skelp made of low-alloy steel,” No. 2007112249/02, subm. 04.02.2007, publ. 04.27.2009.Google Scholar
  9. 9.
    V. N. Urtsev, F. V. Kaptsan, A. V. Fomichev, et al., Russian Patent No. 2405639, IPC B21B1/46, “Method of producing batches of hot-rolled sheet,” No. 2010101267/02, subm. 01.19.2010, publ. 12.10.2010.Google Scholar
  10. 10.
    Yu. P. Serdobintsev, M. P. Kukhtik, A. M. Makarov, et al., “Program for efficiently charging slabs in a continuous heating furnace,” Sovr. Probl. Nauki Obrazov.: Elektron. Nauch. Zh., No. 2 (2013),, accessed 10.07.2013.
  11. 11.
    Y. P. Serdobintsev and M. P. Kukhtik, “Automated slab heating control system in a continuous furnace,” Int. J. Appl. Fund. Res., No. 2 (2013),, accessed 10.07.2013.
  12. 12.
    M. P. Kukhtik, A. M. Makarov, and Yu. P. Serdobintsev, “Efficient charging of slabs in a continuous furnace,” Cert. No. 2013619307 of 10.01.2013, ROSPATENT.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu. P. Serdobintsev
    • 1
  • M. P. Kukhtik
    • 1
  • A. M. Makarov
    • 1
  1. 1.Volgograd State Technical UniversityVolgogradRussia

Personalised recommendations