Teesside

The Teesside Technology Centre (TTC) in Grangetown, Cleveland operates as a satellite focusing on process and long product research. In addition, a small group of researchers is based in Port Talbot, Wales providing R&D support to Tata Steel operations in Wales.

  • Normanton Pilot Plant - electric arc furnace, vertical caster with bending up to seven tonne casts
  • Continuous casting and direct strip casting machines
  • 350 kg fully instrumented coke oven and extensive coke testing facilities
  • Roller straightening machine for sections
  • Thermal technology
  • Modelling and simulation including CFD, Matlab