X-Pact® Ladle Management

Challenges

  • Identification and positions of ladles
  • Monitoring of ladle status

Solution

  • Modules for positioning and identification, ladle tracking, statistics and history, lining and components and decision support for choosing the right ladle

Technical advantages

  • Prevention of ladle breakouts
  • Precise detection of lining condition
  • Optimization of tapping temperature, energy cost and ladles needed through optimized logistics

Productivity

  • Higher productivity and prevention of ladle breakouts
  • Savings of approx. 1 million €/year through energy optimization
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