hpl Group extends the lifetime and increases the productivity of existing lines – independent of the line manufacturer. Based on the existing rolling mill technology and site conditions, we deliver optimal solutions to our customers. Our scope of supply includes the potential analysis, planning, design, manufacture and assembly of the components and systems to be modernized.
Our scope of supply for increasing line productivity includes:
- Retrofitting, from mechanical to hydraulic roll gap adjustment
- Retrofitting actuators, such as bending and selective cooling mechanisms
- Installing bending mechanisms for work rolls
- Automatic control systems
- Implementing highly efficient changing devices for work rolls
- Increasing drive power
For the retrofitting of existing lines, we guarantee our customers minimal machine downtime due to optimal use of the existing infrastructure.