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Andritz Metals will supply a turnkey cold strip annealing and pickling line (Photo: Andritz)

Andritz to supply turnkey cold strip annealing and pickling line for Acerinox, Spain

Andritz has received an order from stainless steel producer Acerinox Europa to supply a turnkey cold strip annealing and pickling line for its Campo de Gibraltar plant in Los Barrios, Spain. The first coil production is scheduled for the third quarter of 2017.

The line will produce flat products in stainless steel, like 2D and 2B surface quality strip, and will have a total annual production capacity of 300,000 tons.

The Andritz Metals scope of supply also includes the skin pass mill and leveler, the automation and electrical equipment, as well as the instrumentation systems. This order again confirms the long-lasting and very successful cooperation between Acerinox and Andritz.

(Source: Andritz AG)

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