News - 2017 - January
JANUARY 2017 - Eurometal SA Poland cold rolling mill and tension leveling line
The new equipment supplied by Danieli FATA Hunter will make the facility one of the most modern aluminium rolling plants in Europe
Danieli FATA Hunter has supplied and installed a cold rolling mill and a tension leveling line at the Eurometal greenfield plant located in the new Kleszczów Industrial Park in Poland.
All the equipment for this new plant has been selected on the basis of its innovative and advanced design to make the facility one of the most modern, efficient and environmentally friendly aluminium rolling plants in Europe.
The cold rolling mill has been designed to produce 120,000 tons per year of aluminium coils, coming from two casting machines, twin-rolls type, with a thickness of 10 to 6 mm and rolled down to a minimum thickness of 0.15 mm at a maximum speed of 1200 m/min. with a maximum strip width of 2.1 meters.
It is equipped with some of the new features developed by Danieli FATA Hunter, like the induction heating system for the tight edges control, a new VOC emission control to guarantee low emissions -required by the European Community-, and a rolling oil recovery and distillation system. A complete Danieli FATA Hunter hSystem® Automation Package with a full set of automatic function implemented for the AGC and AFC controls is also included in the scope of supply.
All the above features will allow the cold rolling mill to roll a wide variety of products from foil stock to can body with tolerances that meet or exceed the quality from world's leading producers.
The tension leveling line continues Danieli FATA Hunter's leadership in leveler design to produce exceptional quality strip while combining an innovative cleaning section that minimizes the use of chemicals employed on conventional lines.
The line is equipped with a complete strip cleaning section, and it integrates a new design of the Danieli FATA Hunter well known amplifier with flex-cassettes. In addition, an embossing machine has been installed on the line for the production of strip with different surface patterns, depending on the market requirements.
Eurometal SA is a leading European supplier of aluminium extrusions. The company belongs to the Eko-Świat Group – a major Polish producer of extrusion billets, primary and secondary alloys, produced with the continuous casting technology.