Contract Awarded to MINO by ACESCO S.A.S for Cold Mill Upgrade

Acerías de Colombia – ACESCO S.A.S has awarded MINO the contract to upgrade and modernize its cold rolling mill.

The first phase of the project has been awarded to upgrade the electrical and automation system which will improve energy efficiency and reliability with the new maintenance-free AC motor.

The drive cabinets shall be equipped with active front-end rectifiers and DC-bus drives to control the new motor, the redundant dynamic braking system will be composed of a DC-bus braking chopper and a double-caliper pneumatic mechanical disk brake designed by MINO.

The whole revamping concept is a stepwise upgrade of the cold rolling mill for which MINO will provide the state-of-the-art solutions based on its experience in flat products rolling.