MODERN BLAST FURNACE IRONMAKING TECHNOLOGY: .
E. A. Mousa - Modern Blast Furnace Ironmaking Technology: Potentials to Meet . 73 Fig. 1. Advances in the blast furnace to reduce the coke consumption . Parallel with the development of the top charging system, the hot stoves system at the lower part of the shaft has undergone tremendous modification as can be seen in Fig. 2 .