Q3 rolling mill (SECIM) refurbishment completion

kruzitkoThe Q3 foil rolling mill (SECIM) refurbishment was completed in Q4 of 2003. The refurbishment was performed by VAI UK. All major machine nodes were completely refurbished:

  • Rolled coil size was increased.
  • Oil vapour extraction was improved including a filter installation to reduce the oil vapour emissions.
  • Drives changed in the mill, the rewinder, and the unwinders.
  • High pressure unit installation.
  • X-ray thickness sensor installed.
  • Air bearing shapemeter installed.
  • AFC / AGC - VAI UK Vantage system installed

All planned parameters of the refurbishment, namely the rolling speed and rolled thickness range extension, flatness parameter and the environmental protection improvement, were met.

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  • AL INVEST Břidličná, a.s.
  • Bruntálská 167, 793 51 Břidličná
  • Czech Republic
  • Phone No.: +420 554 221 111
  • Fax: +420 554 222 700
  • info@alinvest.cz
  • Business ID No.: 273 76 184
  • Tax registration number (DIČ): CZ273 76 184
  • the company is registered in the Commercial Register kept at the Regional Court in Ostrava, Section B, Insert 3040