SCR Technologies, Southwire Company, LLC announced it has signed a contract with Jiangsu Jinhui Copper Group, for its third SCR-7000 copper rod system. The new system will be operated by subsidiary Yixing Runfeng Copper Co., LTD., located in the Jiangsu Province of China.
The project includes the design of all operating equipment, from a furnace loading system to a finished rod handling system. The system is capable of producing 48 tonnes of copper rod an hour in the sizes of 8, 9.5, 12.7, 16 and 18 mm. The system includes a 13 stand Morgan “No Twist” rolling mill furnished by Primetals Technologies.
“We sincerely appreciate the confidence Jiangsu Jinhui Copper Group has shown in SCR’s capabilities and in our technology with the purchase of their third SCR-7000 copper rod system. We look forward to our continued collaboration and the expansion of the SCR Technology Pool,” said Mark Roden, General Manager of SCR Technologies.
Southwire’s SCR Technologies provides continuous rod system equipment and technology for the production of copper and aluminum rod. SCR aluminum rod systems, incorporating ultrasonic technology, range in capacity from 2.5 to 15 tonnes per hour of EC aluminum and alloyed aluminum rod. SCR copper systems range in size from 12 to 54 tonnes per hour of ETP copper rod or other profiles such as flats. SCR shaft furnaces and furnace systems for rod, billet and anode casting are available with capacities ranging from 7 to 60 tonnes per hour.
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