The hot rolling mill of Roldán Factory resumes its operation

The hot rolling mill of Roldán Factory in Ponferrada (León, Spain) damaged by the fire occurred on the 20th November 2010, has resumed its operation in April, a month ahead as forecasted. Although the starting up continues, the first products for sale have been already delivered from the facility.

The recovery plan has included, among others, the complete supply of the electrical part of power and control of the coil rolling line, the necessary civil works and the construction of a new office.

The return to the full operation of this facility is going to be achieved in a record time thanks to the coordinated effort from the employees and from all the companies taking part in the project.

This Acerinox Group factory, which manufactures stainless steel long products, offers a wide range of products of wire rod, bars and angles in various austenitic, ferritic, refractory and duplex stainless steel grades.