AIC to Modernize Acciaierie Venete Rolling Mill Automation
Italian long steel producer Acciaierie Venete has awarded AIC Automazioni Industriali Capitanio an order for the rolling mill upgrade in Mura in Italy. The
Italian long steel producer Acciaierie Venete has awarded AIC Automazioni Industriali Capitanio an order for the rolling mill upgrade in Mura in Italy. The yearly production capacity of the rolling mill is 180,000 tonnes. As part of the complete modernization of the finishing rolling mill in Mura, AIC Automazioni Industriali Capitanio will design, develop and supply new equipment and software. The project will be implemented in two stages.
The full scope of supply includes
Upgrade existing panels
Upgrade of the existing switchboard
PLC software development based on Rockwell Automation components
New HMI control system based on the Ignition platform
New RIO stations
New local command stations
Engineering and electrical drawings
AIC will also be involved in installation supervision and commissioning phases, start up support and remote assistance.
Following the schedule, the first stage of the upgrade will be commissioned in August, 2021.
Brescia Italy based AIC is a global system integrator providing advanced and tailored automation and robotic solutions for the steel industry, with the aim to continuously improve efficiency, competitiveness and safety of the production processes.