Vyksa Steel Works (part of OMK (United Metallurgical Company group) has expressed its gratitude to Mashprom, JSC for faultless operation of tilting device for leveler’s upper cassettes that was commissioned three years ago.
The leveler’s upper cassettes tilting device was designed, produced and delivered to Vyksa Steel Works in 2011. The device operates in sheet rolling shop of Division of large-diameter pipes Mill 500.
Advanced technological solutions were applied for the project execution, which allowed to lessen metal consumption by 18% in comparison to the similar equipment. Engineering was carried out in close cooperation with VSW engineering services. Requests to the equipment design expressed by shop specialists were taken into account which enabled to ensure operation safety and maintainability. However this is not to say that the production process was all smooth and simple. For instance, the outer diameter of rotor that is to be handled in the assembled condition is 4 230 mm.
All the project tasks were completed in due time and with proper quality. It is confirmed by the satisfaction review given by specialists of sheet rolling shop who for more than 3 years have been successfully operating the equipment that was designed and produced by Mashprom, JSC.