International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Hindalco Industries Ltd India, to supply a new tension leveling line with an annual capacity of 100,000° tonnes and a new degreasing line with an annual capacity of 150,000 tonnes. Start-up is scheduled for spring 2021. The new lines are designed for production of high-quality aluminum from series 3000, 5000 and 6000. The ANDRITZ scope of supply comprises the complete lines together with the mechanical and electrical equipment and also start-up of the plant.
Hindalco Industries, metals flagship-company of the Aditya Birla Group, leads the industry for aluminum and copper. With a consolidated turnover of approximately $18 billion, Hindalco is the world’s largest aluminium rolling company and one of Asia’s biggest producers of primary aluminium. Hindalco’s various aluminium downstream offerings – extrusions, flat-rolled products, foils, wire rods, billets and so on – find applications in various industries ranging from cars to packaging and pharmaceuticals.
ANDRITZ is an international technology group providing plants, systems, equipment and services for various industries. The company is one of the technology and global market leaders in the hydropower business, the pulp and paper industry, the metal working and steel industries, and in solid/liquid separation in the municipal and industrial segments. Other important fields of business are animal feed and biomass pelleting, as well as automation, where ANDRITZ offers a wide range of innovative products and services in the IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) sector under the brand name of Metris.