Ladle turrets is one for the very important part of continuous casting plant, it holds the pouring ladles, which weigh up to500 t. The world’s largest ladle turret till now reaching 520t on single arm, manufactured in China. By means of the ladle turret, the pouring ladles are alternately slewed into pouring and charging position. This function ensures the uninterrupted operation of the continuous casting plant. While one ladle is emptied, a full ladle is provided on the other side. They ensure safe and reliable manipulation of heavy lades that contain the liquid steel bound for the continuous caster.