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Severstal Modernizes Cherepovets Hot Strip Mill

Steel News - Published on Wed, 17 Jun 2020

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PJSC Severstal has completed the technical re-equipment of the four-stand mill in the production of flat products of the Cherepovets Steel Mill. The reconstruction of the main technological equipment of the mill is one of the projects of a large program for the development of wide rental worth about 8 billion rubles. A winder with a drum length of 2000 mm is installed on the modernized mill, which will allow rolling metal with a width of 1850 millimeters. As part of the mill reconstruction, new AC drives of three rolling stands, gearboxes, electric motors, frequency converters were installed. Replacing the drives makes it possible to produce high-strength steel grades and improve the quality of products, reduce energy consumption by 10 percent, reduce the cost of repair and maintenance of equipment.

In addition, the specialists of the Center for Automated Systems, part of Severstal-Infocom JSC, together with representatives of the supplier company, integrated the equipment into the automated process control system of the mill.

The general designer of the project was Severstal-Project LLC. The supply of basic technological equipment, as well as basic, detailed engineering, installation supervision and commissioning of the unit, was carried out by SMS group under the leadership of the Investment Directorate of the Severstal Russian Steel division with the active participation of the CherMK flat metal working group. The general contractor of the project is the Domnaremont Center, part of the Severstal Russian Steel division. Electrical work was carried out by employees of the repair directorate

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Posted By : Yogender Pancholi on Wed, 17 Jun 2020
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