A metric tonne, equivalent to 1,000 kilograms or 2,204.6 pounds or 1.1023 short ton.
1. A unit of weight in the US Customary System equal to 2,240 pounds. Also known as long ton. 2. A unit of weight in the US Customary System equal to 2,000 pounds. Also known as short ton. Also known as net ton.
Thin strip continuous casting
Casting technology that takes liquid steel and casts it into solid strip in one step, thereby eliminating the need for a continuous slab caster and hot strip mill.