Novelis

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Within the construction of a new casthouse at its Sierre Rolling Mill facility in Switzerland, Novelis awarded Fives with two contracts: one for the turnkey supply & installation of eleven furnaces and another one for the casthouse engineering.

This remelt facility including the Aluminium Melting and Holding Furnaces was required to meet stringent European and Swiss environmental and efficiency standards.

Scope of supply

  • Eleven furnaces with additional fume extraction system for all furnaces including bag filters:
    5x20t Preheating furnaces
    2x65t static Melting furnaces
    1x30t tilting Melting furnaces
    2x60t tilting Holding furnaces
    1x20t tilting Holding furnaces

  • Casthouse Engineering