19 January 2023

AIC South America completed the modernization at Gerdau Cosigua

AIC South America team has revamped Mill 2 in the Brazilian plant Cosigua for Gerdau Group, intervening on two strands for finishing blocks.

The project included n. 2 ABB's ACS880 Multi drives with the 4000A low voltage each one that helped on scaling down energy and consumption while enhancing performance, and n.2 AC motors in tandem (2300kW each one).

Tests have reported great results and the plant ran smoothly in the master-slave configuration.
The supply scope expanded the availability of spare parts while also providing engineering and training.

Here's the PR:
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