Commissioning rapidly and successfully completed
Vietnamese cold strip producer MY VIET INDUSTRIES Co. Ltd. has granted Esmech Equipment Pvt. Ltd., a company of SMS group, the final acceptance for the supplied push-pull pickling line and the CCM® (Compact Cold Mill).
My Viet had put the push-pull pickling line and the twin-stand cold rolling mill into operation in May 2018. In July 2018, after six weeks of hot commissioning and performance optimization, Esmech Equipment Pvt. Ltd. received the final acceptance certificate.
MY VIET INDUSTRIES Co. Ltd. is a reputed supplier of coated steel products for the construction industry. The new cold strip mill in the Hung Yen Province, south of Hanoi was added to an existing works as a backward integration in order to provide the existing facilities with the required cold rolled strip and to supply the additionally produced strip to the Vietnamese industry. The mill will produce approximately 400,000 tons per year of low carbon strip in widths of up to 1,250 millimeters and final thicknesses down to 0.15 millimeters for numerous construction and industrial applications.
The push-pull pickling line is realized as a turbulent pickling bath, comprises a double entry section and four pickling tanks completely made of granite. The design allows for high process speeds and safe and eco-friendly processes.
The pickling line can process strips with widths in the range from 600 up to 1,250 millimeters and thicknesses of up to 4 millimeters. The process speed can be varied between 15 and 120 meters per minute.
The CCM® is equipped with high-tech components manufactured at the German workshops of SMS group. The components include the well-proven CVC®plus (Continuously Variable Crown) roll shifting technology and roll bending devices, which ensure premium rolling results and high production efficiency. The mill also features automatic flatness control, modern actuators, an interactive roll pass calculation module and level-2 automation. All this makes MY VIET INDUSTRIES Co. Ltd. perfectly set not only for current but also for future customer requirements.
SMS group is a group of companies internationally active in plant construction and mechanical engineering for the steel and nonferrous metals industry. It has some 14,000 employees who generate worldwide sales of about EUR 3 billion. The sole owner of the holding company SMS GmbH is the Familie Weiss Foundation.