February 28, 2010


HANDANG IRON and STEEL COMPANY has purchased from FAGOR ARRASATE  a new advanced Cut-to-length line able to process high strength steel from 0.3 to 2.5 mm in thickness and widths up to 2030 mm. The weight of the coil can reach 25 tons and the maximum length of the blanks to be cut will be 4 meters.
The line includes a high speed  rotary shear, able to process steel at 90 m/min. An important characteristic is that the new cut-to-length installation will be able to process also exposed material (O5).
The line starts includes coil saddles with three stations, coil car, handling the sleeves of the coil, automatic coil loading, uncoiler , automatic centering device, a peeler, pinch rolls and scrap shear as well as the systems to remove the scraps,  thickness measurement device, leveller , system to clean the rolls in operation,  inspection area with mirrors and controlled illumination, ink jet marker , feeding rolls,  rotary shear,
inspection area and  the big electromagnetic stacker with three stations