• The converter was replaced to optimize processes by increasing the volume of the vessel
  • The new equipment included a maintenance-free Vaicon Link 2.0 suspension system, tilting drive, bottom-stirring system, "dart" machine for slag retention, and a new basic automation system
  • Despite pandemic-related restrictions, the project ran on schedule and according to plan
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  • Replacement of the obsolete Level 2 Process Automation by state-of-the-art system in SSAB Hämeenlinna
  • Reduction in off-gauge lengths thanks to more precise and coordinated set-points for threading and tailing out
  • Ready for Industry 4.0: ESXi virtualization, hardware-neutral
  • Enables simulation on virtual machines for calculating new steel grades
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