New order from Tata Steel for slab inspection and grinding will be installed at the Kalinganagar plant, Orissa, India, for conditioning of slabs low/medium carbon and exposed automotive steel grades. Processed slabs will be 250 mm-thick, 2.15 m-wide and 250 mm thick in lengths up to 11.5 m.
The core part of the new plant will consist of a SuperGrinder HGS600 in dual grinding-table configuration, with an installed grinding power of 630 kW and a capacity over 400,000 tpy in full skin-grinding mode.
Technological packages Hi-Grind, E-Cube and CastGrind will be part of the supply.
The automation platform will be designed and supplied by Danieli Automation, including an IntelliGrind system for surface inspection.