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WEAN INDUSTRIES RECEIVES CONTRACT FOR DOUBLE G HOT DIP COATING LINE

WEAN INDUSTRIES RECEIVES CONTRACT FOR DOUBLE G HOT DIP COATING LINE
 YOUNSTOWN, Ohio, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Wean Industries has been awarded a $7 million contract by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc. (MHI) to design and manufacture terminal equipment for the new Double G Coatings, Inc. 270,000 Tpy hot dip coating line.
 Double G is a joint venture established by Bethlehem Steel Corporation (NYSE: BS) and National Steel Corporation to produce light gauge galvanized and Galvalume(R) coils primarily for the building products industry. MHI has a turn-key contract for the entire Double G facility, which will be built in Jackson, Miss.
 Wean will design and build terminal equipment for the line, including uncoilers and tension reels, coil cars, an electrolytic cleaning system, bridles, looper towers, a Wean tension leveler and steering units. It will also manufacture an MHI-designed temper mill for the line.
 When the line starts up in 1994, Double G will offer its customers top quality products of exceptional flatness with highly paintable surfaces. The line will produce light gauge strip from .0085 inch to .030 inch thick up to 48 inches wide at speeds up to 600 fpm.
 Wean Industries, a division of Wean Incorporated (NYSE: WID), is a leading producer of equipment for processing flat-rolled metals, tubular and bar products, rubber and plastics.
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 /CONTACT: R.J. Wean III of Wean Industries, 216-797-2000/
 (BS WID) CO: Wean Industries; Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc.;
 Wean Incorporated ST: Ohio IN: MNG MAC SU: CON


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