X-Pact® thermo-mechanical rolling

Increased rate with sophisticated staggering of plates

Challenges

  • Optimized mill usage during cooling phases of thermo-mechanical rolling

Solution

  • Multi-plate rolling
  • Process temperature model for precise determination of rolling sequence

Technical advantages

  • Production of micro-alloyed high strength steel with higher ductility requirements
  • Stable reproducible thermo-mechanical rolling process
  • Better thermo-mechanical production rate with sophisticated staggering of plates in the mill area

Productivity

  • Increase operation time
  • Increase yield by multi plate rolling in TM Mode

Efficiency

  • Reduce use of alloy
X-Pact® Thermo-Mechanical Rolling X-Pact® Thermo-Mechanical Rolling