Jindal (India)’s recently installed state-of-the art colour coating line (CCL) processes strip thicknesses of 0.15mm to 1mm and widths of 750mm to 1450mm, at a processing speed of 90mpm, with a total capacity of 0.135Mt/yr.

The CCL was supplied by CMI Industry Metals of Belgium along with a continuous galvanising line (CGL) with the sole aim of helping the customer meet rapid growth in demand for steel in India, claims CMI.

The line is designed with operational efficiency and eco-friendliness in mind and featuresCMI’s latest generation of paint coaters to ensure accurate and high-quality surface coating.

Other important features of the CCL include: a fully indirect heating oven to ensure complete curingof the paint coatings, an incineration system for effective solvent abatement and a two-stage heat exchanger, which transfers generated excess heat to the degreasing section of the line.