A Fortune Global 500 aluminum metal and aluminum product supplier, the company is one of the largest integrated aluminum suppliers in the world.
The rolled products operations in Germany produces up to 440,000 tons per year of foil and litho products, coil coating for can lids and building industry products.
ABB completed work on the company’s automation integration in December 2008, meeting a tight time schedule and providing the following:
- Installation of a control system based on AC 450 RMC Controllers with S 800 and S100I/O
- Application software using the proven ABB Metals library
- Drives system with 9 AC drives
- Integration into existing control of the processing line
- Hardware engineering
- Software engineering
- Start-Up services
- Project management
- Plant surveillance
After the initial installation, ABB completed minor modifications, retrofits and updates. ABB met the company’s expectations for a limited shutdown time during the transition.