23/04/2020 – Order from Northern Copper Industry
Andritz to supply 20-high cold-rolling mill
Andritz has received an order from Northern Copper Industry to deliver a 20-high cold-rolling mill. Start-up is scheduled for December 2021.
International technology group Andritz has received an order from Northern Copper Industry, Co., Ltd., P.R. China, to deliver a 20-high cold-rolling mill in four-column design to their new production facility located in the Yuncheng economic and technological development zone in Shanxi Province. Northern Copper Co., Ltd. with headquarters in Yuncheng, China was established in December 2002 and operates in the mining, mineral processing and smelting sector for copper.
The cold-rolling mill will be used to produce high-precision finished products made of bronze and bronze alloys with a final thickness of 25µm and a strip width of up to 670mm. The special focus in design of the cold-rolling mill was not only the production volume, but also the strip shape and strip thickness tolerances so that the finished products can be produced with highest quality.
The Andritz scope of supply includes the engineering work as well as delivery of the uncoiler group with separate uncoiler, the two reversing coilers, the rolling mill stand, the two inlet and discharge groups including shape measurement and control as well as the entire hydraulic and rolling oil systems.
Start-up is scheduled for December 2021.