(PRESS RELEASE) GRAZ, 19-Jun-2019 — /EuropaWire/ — ANDRITZ to supply two continuous annealing and processing lines to Qinghai Zhuofeng New Material Co., Ltd. in China. The new lines each with an annual capacity of 110,000 tons.
Start-up for line 1 is scheduled for the second quarter of 2021 and line 2 for the second quarter of 2022, respectively.
The new continuous annealing and processing lines which are equipped with a range of different coating technologies (Ti/Zr as well as Arconic 951) will produce high-quality, flat aluminum product for the automotive industry. These coating technologies will be applied flexibly and with fast and easy change-over to suit the various needs of the automotive industry. The lines are also designed for lowest operating cost and prepared for installation of advanced recovery technologies from ANDRITZ. The ANDRITZ scope of supply also comprises automation and commissioning.
Established in July 2017, Qinghai Zhuofeng is located in Ganhe Industrial Park, Xining (national level) Economic and Technological Development Zone. The total investment is 1.6 billion yuan, covering 8 km2, with an expected annual sales volume of 5.5 billion yuan.
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