Automotive Aluminum Producer Orders Annealing Lines
Andritz received an order from China’s Qinghai Zhuofeng New Material Co. Ltd. to supply two continuous annealing and processing lines, each with an annual capacity of 110,000 tons. Start-up is scheduled for the second quarter of 2021 (line 1) and the second quarter of 2022 (line 2). The lines will produce high-quality, flat aluminum product for the automotive industry. Andritz’s scope of supply also includes automation technology and commissioning.
The annealing lines are equipped with a range of different coating technologies (Ti/Zr and Arconic 951) to be applied flexibly and with fast and easy change-over to suit the needs of the automotive industry.