SSAB to Install New Welded Tube Lines

by David Fleschen

Fives has won an order for two of its OTO welded tube lines from SSAB Europe, the equipment builder said Tuesday. In a statement, Fives said the two line are bound for SSAB´s Hämeeenlinna facility in Finland. The lines will be capable of producing tubes in diameters from 16mm to 130mm and in thicknesses of up to 8 mm.

“Fives’ proposal featured innovative technical solutions and production flexibility to meet highly customized advanced technology equipment requirements, as well as tight scheduling,” the company said. “The scope of supply includes fully automatic entry lines, forming and sizing section with quick change, tools and cut-off units.”

Source: AIST, photo: fotolia

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