November 28, worldsteel announces steelChallenge-17 World Championship Regional Finalists, HBIS participants won top 3 of professional category in North Asia, 7 years in a row, on behalf of China, HBIS team will join in the final competitions of SteelChallenge-17.
The Regional Championship of steelChallenge-17 took place online for 24 hours on 16 November 2022. This year's SteelChallenge attracted 1,298 participants representing more than 70 companies and 80 academic institutions from 27 countries. They used steeluniversity’s steelmaking simulator to produce the best steel at the lowest cost meeting carbon footprint requirements. After a long game, Mr.Han Penglong from HBIS Hansteel #1 Steelmaking Plant, won North Asia & Professional Category Champion and Mr.Wei Maoyang, HBIS Hanbao Steelmaking Plant and Mr.Zhang Wenfeng, #1 Steelmaking plant, won the second place and third place in North Asia & Professional Category.
The final contest will be held in April 2023 in Vienna, Austria and together with four other regional champions, Mr.Han Penglong will compete for the world champion with the other four regional champions.