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Dominion Iron and Steel Co

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Nov 1919.
Dec 1921.

Dominion Iron and Steel Co Ltd., of Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada.

1924 The works consisted of the following:

  • Two Baum coal washers, capable of treating 4000 tons of coal daily;
  • 150 non-recovery coke ovens with appliances for utilisation of surplus gas;
  • 200 improved Otto-Hoffmann recovery coke ovens;
  • 180 Koppers recovery coke ovens -some of these ovens were at present out of commission, but those in operation working together could have produced 2500 to 3000 tons of coke daily.
  • There were seven American standard blast-furnaces capable of an output of 2000 tons of pig iron daily[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1924/08/01