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Kloeckner to Expand South Carolina FacilityJul 21st, 2017
Kloeckner Metals recently unveiled plans to expand its operations in Greenville, S.C. through an $11.3 million investment. The company is set to add 50,000 square feet of space to its existing facility. The new space will house a brand new Alcos high-speed slitting line that is 84 inches wide.
The new slitting line will have the ability to process aluminum as well as high-strength steel. Kloeckner already offers Read More on Kloeckner to Expand South Carolina Facility
New Aluminum Slitting Line manufactured by ALCOS, to be installed in Tennessee.May 17th, 2016
ALCOS is manufacturing a .160” x 84” x 74,000 lbs. slitting line to process surface critical aluminum and high strength steel for automotive to be installed in Tennessee in 2016. This line includes many advanced features to maximize efficiency. It all starts with a traversing Coil Car Tipper that will upend coils from eye-to-the-sky to eye-horizontal while at the same time traversing to the entry turnstile.
A Single Mandrel Uncoiler with an AC regenerative drive and brake pays the strip off into the line. ...
New High Strength Heavy Gauge Slitting Line ordered by Arkansas Steel Processing LLCMay 17th, 2016
Thanks to its reliable and professional industry leading performance, ALCOS was recently selected by Arkansas Steel Processing LLC as the preferred supplier of a user-friendly slitting line that is commonly used to process steel coils up to 0.625 inches thick and 78 inches wide, and weighing up to 100,000 pounds.
The whole gauge range from 0.075 inches to 0.625 inches can be processed at optimal speeds thanks to the two-speed drive train that is included. This allows for maximum versatility and productivity. With the use ...