Ningbo orders a new cold rolling mill: DMS 20Hi EcoMill

06 June 2019

Ningbo Baoxin Stainless Steel Co., Ltd., China ordered a new cold rolling mill DMS 20Hi EcoMill to process precision stainless steel for high-end applications.

The new DMS 20Hi EcoMill will be able to roll strip down to 0.03 mm (30 microns) over the width of 1,040 mm. The mill will have an annual production capacity of 50,000 tons of steel (30,000 tons of the final products) for automotive, electronics and photovoltaic panel’s applications. A large portion of equipment for the mill will be manufactured locally under the supervision of Fives’ subsidiary in China. The mill is scheduled to begin production by the end of 2020.

The latest developments for the DMS 20Hi EcoMill include increased rolling speed, new design of strip and work roll spraying, new strip wipers, improvements for fume exhaust, and a cutting-edge concept for flatness actuators and mandrel greasing.