EBNER has received an order from Muhr und Bender KG of Attendorn, Germany for the supply and turnkey installation and commissioning of another gas-fired HICON/H2® bell annealer facility to heat treat steel strip coils in hydrogen atmosphere.
The new facility will have a clear inside diameter of 2,000 mm and a stack height of 3,100 mm.
During the expansion, the existing workbases will also be upgraded with new technology. A new Visual Furnaces process control system for the bell annealer facility is included in the order as well as tying the facility into the customer's production planning system.
The facility will go into operation in September 2017.