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DRIVES REVAMPING STANDS G5-6 OF A ROLLING MILL IN FRANCE

FRANCE. BM Automation obtained the order for the automation & drives modernization of the Intermediate Rolling Mill area, stands 5/6, in the plant of SAM Neuves Maison France (Riva Group). The new motors, of 1200 Kw each in DC, will be controlled by Siemens Sinamics drive installed in a new electrical panel.

  

BM Automation   -  August 28, 2017

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BM AUTOMATION: DIGITIZATION OF A GERMAN HIGH QUALITY ROLLING MILL

GERMANY. Riva Group Germany confirmed to BM Automation a new order for the complete digitization of 15 stands and the revamping of the drives at the exit of the start-stop shear for HQB. This upgrade will increase performances and productivity.

  

BM Automation   -  August 28, 2017

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GLOBAL TRACKING FOR THE ROLLING MILL RIVA – CERVENO

ITALY. BM Automation acquires a new order for L2 system for the SBQ rolling mill situated in Cerveno (IT). The Riva Group is running towards Steel Industry 4.0, investing in BM Group solutions that combine automation, robotics and machine vision systems. The new L2 platform will guarantee, the production process analysis as well as the process traceability, increasing efficiency … Continue reading GLOBAL TRACKING FOR THE ROLLING MILL RIVA – CERVENO

  

BM Automation   -  May 31, 2017

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ANTISWAY SYSTEM FOR CRANE FOR AN ITALIAN STEEL MILL

ITALY. It has been undersigned the Final Acceptance Certificate for the installation of the new ActiveCrane, the anti sway system for cranes, a techonological package developed by BM Automation. This technology allows: Benefits accruing, oscillations elimination, positioning precision and time cycle reduction. It’s implementable on the existing PLC with a consequent cost reduction. Thanks to … Continue reading ANTISWAY SYSTEM FOR CRANE FOR AN ITALIAN STEEL MILL

  

BM Automation   -  March 05, 2017

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AUTOMATION & DRIVE MODERNIZATION FOR THE STEEL MILL LESEGNO

ITALY. It has been undersigned the Final Acceptance Certificate for the Automation & Drive modernization on the GN3 and GN4, Intermediate Rolling Mill stands supplied to the steel plant of Lesegno (Riva Group).  5MVA Transformer, motors and drives replacement, two new motors in AC 1000Kw each, controlled by a R8 ABB drive of 1170A.  The activities … Continue reading AUTOMATION & DRIVE MODERNIZATION FOR THE STEEL MILL LESEGNO

  

BM Automation   -  March 05, 2017

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INDUCTION QUENCHING LINE FOR TUBE MILL IN MEXICO

MEXICO. Thanks to the positive results obtained in the past, BM Automation gets a new order for a new Induction Quenching Line in Mexico. Engineering, electrical cabinets supply, Level 1 and HMI software, commissioning will be supplied by BM Automation.

  

BM Automation   -  October 11, 2016

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BM Automation completed the Intermediate Rolling Mill & Flyer Modernization in France

FRANCE.  The Automation & Drive modernization on the Intermediate Rolling Mill area and the Motor & Drive revamping on the Flyer Rolling Mill in the steel plant SAM Neuves Maison France are delivered. The motor and drive replacement, as well the new three motors of 1200 Kw and two of 600 Kw in DC will … Continue reading BM Automation completed the Intermediate Rolling Mill & Flyer Modernization in France

  

BM Automation   -  September 09, 2016

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CYBER SECURITY TRAINING DAY IN MARANELLO

MODENA (IT). BM AUTOMATION and Kaspersky organized a day of training in the exclusive location Museo Enzo Ferrari of Maranello. “Cyber Security for industry” has been the focus. Kaspersky and BM Automation presented the platform KICS and the new role of system integration towards Secure Industry 4.0.

  

BM Automation   -  July 25, 2016

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MONTHLY INTERVIEW TO:

Diego Bazzani supervised a project of the New Premium Line Handling 31 (Threading line 1, Threading line 2, Buffer Area, Finishing Area, Dispatch Area in Mexico) for an important pipe mill in Mexico. Diego, What did this project concern? The activities have been: • electrical engineering and automation of switchboards • electrical engineering plant (layout … Continue reading MONTHLY INTERVIEW TO:

  

BM Automation   -  July 20, 2016

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FLYER ROLLING MILL MODERNIZATION FOR SAM NEUVES MAISON

FRANCE. Riva Group subscribed a new order for the motor & drive replacement of the Flyer Rolling Mill modernization in the steel plant SAM Neuves Maison France. The motor and drive replacement, as well as the new two motors of 250Kw will be controlled by Siemens Sinamics drive.

  

BM Automation   -  June 04, 2016

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ROUGHING MILL DRIVE REPLACEMENT FOR RIVA GROUP

ITALY. BM Automation obtained a new order for the automation & drive revamping of the reversible roughing Mill in the Riva Group plant of Cerveno (BS) Italy. Motor and drive replacement, as well as the new motor of 2000 Kw-1927A-18270 Nm in low tension with double winding, will be controlled by Siemens Sinamics drive installed … Continue reading ROUGHING MILL DRIVE REPLACEMENT FOR RIVA GROUP

  

BM Automation   -  June 04, 2016

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DRIVES REVAMPING STANDS G9-11-12 OF A ROLLING MILL IN FRANCE

FRANCE. BM Automation obtained the order for the automation & drives modernization of the Intermediate Rolling Mill area, stands 9/11/12, in the plant of SAM Neuves Maison France (Riva Group). Motor and drive replacement, the new three motors of 1200 Kw and two of 600 Kw in DC will be controlled by Siemens Sinamics drive … Continue reading DRIVES REVAMPING STANDS G9-11-12 OF A ROLLING MILL IN FRANCE

  

BM Automation   -  June 03, 2016

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AUTOMATION OF DEDUSTING SYSTEM FOR ROLLING MILL

ITALY. BM Automation has been selected for the installation of all automation of the new Dedusting System for the Rolling Mill FTM in the Tenaris plant of Dalmine (BG) Italy. Electrical equipment, automation, erection supervision and commissioning supplied by BM Automation team.  

  

BM Automation   -  June 01, 2016

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ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION OF CASING LINE 1 IN TEXAS

TEXAS, USA. Order for the Assembly and Installation Machines Casing Tube Line 1 in Bay City, Texas USA. Supply and installation of the electrical plant equipment, erection supervision and commissioning assistance supplied by BM Automation.

  

BM Automation   -  May 30, 2016

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REGULATION SYSTEM FOR LF AT LEALI STEEL PLANT

ITALY.  The upgrade of the ladle furnace electrodes regulation in the Steel plant of Leali Group located in Valsugana, will be supplied by BM Automation with its technological package ActiveARC. The construction and the installation of new electrical panels for the electrodes regulator ActiveARC, will be completed with a new main control desk in modern … Continue reading REGULATION SYSTEM FOR LF AT LEALI STEEL PLANT

  

BM Automation   -  May 25, 2016

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BM AUTOMATION AND POLYTEC AT EEC 2016

VENICE (ITA). The Electric Steelmaking Conference 2016 is ready to start. BM Group is exhibiting with BM Automation and Polytec brands SALA BIANCA STAND 1. Our technical presentations: 25th May. 15.40 Vision system for slag identification during the tapping. G. Maccani – BM spa, Borgo Chiese, Italy 26th May. 9.40 Robotic solution for the measurement and sample … Continue reading BM AUTOMATION AND POLYTEC AT EEC 2016

  

BM Automation   -  May 25, 2016

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BM AUTOMATION AND KASPERSKY LAB LAUNCH KICS

The INDUSTRIAL SECURITY DAY. In Milan, over 80 international companies attended the launch conference of KICS, the industrial security platform, developed by Kaspersky Lab and BM Automation a BM Group company. The solution addresses the urgent need to manage industrial cyber-risks and protect the continuity and integrity of technological processes in industrial environments from cyber-attacks. Gianluca … Continue reading BM AUTOMATION AND KASPERSKY LAB LAUNCH KICS

  

BM Automation   -  April 21, 2016

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On 21th April 2016 in Milan, Italy will be the first country to host the presentation of the Industrial Security Platform KICS to Industry. BM Automation and Kaspersky Lab announced, on 14th April during an exclusive press event in London, the specialised solution to secure critical infrastructure and industrial facilities – Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity. The solution addresses … Continue reading

  

BM Automation   -  April 20, 2016

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THE INDUSTRIAL SECURITY PLATFORM KICS PRESENTED TO THE PRESS IN LONDON

LONDON (UK). On 14th April at the Science Museum, a selected panel of experts, among which Eugene Kaspersky, CEO and founder of Kaspersky, Lab  Jose Palazon, CTO of Eleven Paths/Telefonica, Andrew Comer of the Institute of Engineering member and partner at Buro Happold, Cevn Vibert, Industrial Control Systems Security Evangelist at Solutions PT and Andrea … Continue reading THE INDUSTRIAL SECURITY PLATFORM KICS PRESENTED TO THE PRESS IN LONDON

  

BM Automation   -  April 20, 2016

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PACKING SYSTEM FOR PIPES IN TEXAS BY BM AUTOMATION

TEXAS, USA. The plant has been installed in Texas Bay City in output to the new plant casing line 1 for transport, accumulation, and strapping of the bundle tubes and for their final storage. The plant consists in a input rollerway, a transfer machine, a crane with sgm magnets to set the tubes, a crane for … Continue reading PACKING SYSTEM FOR PIPES IN TEXAS BY BM AUTOMATION

  

BM Automation   -  November 27, 2015

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ACTIVEARC INSTALLED BY MAJOR ITALIAN STEEL BARS PRODUCER

ITALY. BM Automation successfull installed its technological package ActiveARC, the electrode control system that reduces “power ON time”. The main goals reached are the reduction of melt time, the reduction of electrode consumption, the reduction of energy consumption. One step more to an environmental friendly plant.

  

BM Automation   -  September 10, 2015

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MODERNIZATION OF THE LARGEST REHEATING FURNACE FOR SLABS IN EUROPE

TARANTO, ITALY. BM Automation installed the new process control system and Level 1 automation. The system consists in two DCS control systems based up Siemens PCS7, one for combustion control and one for the services, drives, field devices and instruments. The innovative Level 2 is the technological package with mathematical model ActiveRHF.

  

BM Automation   -  September 09, 2015

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ActiveROLL increases the performance in the rolling mill

SPAIN. BM Automation completed the comprehensive modernization of the hot rolling mill for longs products by the largest producer of Steel Bars in Sevilla, Spain. The mill consists of 8 stands roughing mill, 4 stands intermediate mill  and 12 stands of finish mill. BM supplied and installed the innovative system ActiveROLL complete with Level 1 & … Continue reading ActiveROLL increases the performance in the rolling mill

  

BM Automation   -  September 09, 2015

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HIGH PERFORMANCE OF SECONDARY METALLURGY TREATMENT PLANTS

SLOVENIA. BM Automation gets the final certificate of performance for the complete automation system, for LF / VD / VOD and dedusting plants in Slovenia. BM supplied and installed the complete process control system, MV/LV electrical cabinets and plants, transformer and its innovative electrode control system ActiveARC.

  

BM Automation   -  September 09, 2015

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Continuous casting machine modernization for Duferdofin Nucor

BRESCIA, ITALY. Switched on the continuous casting machine for blooms at DUFERDOFIN NUCOR. The modernization by BM Automation included the revamping of all electrical panels and control software Level 1 and Level 2 ActiveCAST.

  

BM Automation   -  September 04, 2015

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DELIVERED THE DEDUSTING PLANT AT ILVA TARANTO

ITALY. BM Automation it is pleased to announce that, in accordance with the deadlines dictated by AIA in the plan of environmental rehabilitation of ILVA Taranto, has delivered systems relating to electrical substations and automation systems for the dedusting of the Stock house blast furnaces 1 and 2. The project was developed in collaboration with the company … Continue reading DELIVERED THE DEDUSTING PLANT AT ILVA TARANTO

  

BM Automation   -  August 05, 2015

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COMPLETE CCM REVAMPING

ITALY – Acquisition of the complete automation revamping of continuous casting steel blooms, upgrade performance automation, new information system Management of Level 2 for the monitoring and management of plant productivity. With the new automation the customer will get a modern tool running of the plant, a more rapid identification of breakdowns and an increase of … Continue reading COMPLETE CCM REVAMPING

  

BM Automation   -  July 01, 2015

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WIRE ROD MINIMILL GLOBAL TRACKING

POLAND – New global tracking system for the rolling mill of Arcelor Mittal in Poland: tracking every single billet input to the plant, interface with the Group SAP, mapping of each single workpiece, mapping the location of each single coil, load management truck outgoing and communication interface with SAP. A huge step for the plant … Continue reading WIRE ROD MINIMILL GLOBAL TRACKING

  

BM Automation   -  July 01, 2015

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COMPLETE AUTOMATION REVAMPING

ITALY – Acquisition of the complete automation revamping of the largest brass continuous casting in Europe: supply equipment, new software, revamping performed in only four weeks. The customer will get a more modern tool running of the plant, a more rapid identification of breakdowns and a product quality increase with the tracking of each piece.

  

BM Automation   -  July 01, 2015

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