INNOVATION MEETS EXPERIENCE IN SOVEMA’S WIDE STRIP CASTING LINES

Lead strip casting lines are one of Sovema’s flagships. Sovema is the market leader in this product range, designing and installing a large number of units worldwide whilst continuously investing in new developments.
Thanks to this combination of experience and innovation, Sovema can now offer a range of solutions to better meet the different needs of battery manufacturers:

WIDE STRIP CASTING AND ROLLING LINE – TR 320/13 PLUS

Top of the line in Sovema’s strip casting technology, incorporating all state-of-the-art developments and upgrades for higher productivity and efficiency.

WIDE STRIP CASTING AND ROLLING LINE – TR 320/13

Sovema’s traditional solution in lead strip casting, well proven in the field by global top players in battery manufacturing.

CAST & PUNCH GRID PRODUCTION LINE – CW 320/14

Sovema’s solution for lead strip and punched grid production in one single piece of equipment.

WIDE STRIP CASTING AND ROLLING LINE – TR 320/13 PLUS

(CAPACITY UP TO 7.5 T/H OF RAW STRIP)

Features

  • Lead strip thickness reduction rate of 90-95% assuring material microstructure smaller than 50μ
  • Rolling stands independently driven by dedicated motors with on-the-fly process adjustment
  • On-the-fly strip thickness adjustment from control panel
  • Dancer arm to control the strip tension between each pair of rolling stands

Benefits

  • Higher corrosion resistance
    Higher material strength
  • Simplified maintenance with single size rollers
    Easier spare parts management
  • Higher automation
  • Better process control
    No clogs
    Better strip quality

Value for Customer

  • Better product quality
  • Time and money savings
  • Time savings and traceability of working parameters
  • Sustained productivity

WIDE STRIP CASTING AND ROLLING LINE – TR 320/13

(CAPACITY UP TO 6.5 T/H OF RAW STRIP)

Features

  • Long track record of installations worldwide among global top players in battery manufacturing
  • Lead strip thickness reduction rate of 90-95% assuring material microstructure smaller than 50μ

Benefits

  • Proven technology with optimized costs
  • Higher corrosion resistance
    Higher material strength

Value for Customer

  • Lower capital expenditure to fulfill all kinds of demand from customers
  • Better product quality

CAST & PUNCH GRID PRODUCTION LINE – CW 320/14

(CAPACITY UP TO 6.5 T/H OF RAW STRIP)

Features

  • Cast and punch operations combined
  • Oil-free continuous punching process flow
  • Continuous material flow

Benefits

    1. No stock of semi-finished products
    2. Compact footprint
    3. Less manpower
    1. No stress on the grids
    2. Suitable for soft material processing
    3. No lubrication required
  • Constant proportion between return scrap material and lead ingots, optimizing the new alloy batch preparation

Value for Customer

    1. Lower Work in Process and Working Capital offline solution
    2. Lower space requirements and more manageable shopfloor layout
    3. Reduced operational expenditures
    1. Better product quality
    2. Wider range of products with one single line
    3. Reduced operational expenditures
  • Time savings