Siderpotenza (Potenza, Italy) has successfully commissioned the MORE CATFIS automatic temperature and sampling manipulator which operates through the slag door in their 130t EAF.
The CATFIS is a manipulator designed to measure temperature, carbon/oxygen contents and take samples for steel chemical analysis automatically without having to power-off the furnace.
The main features are:
- Anti-collision system
- Sturdy piece of equipment, it requires minimum maintenance operations
- Easily equipment installation and displacement
- Safety in operation
- Increased operator motivation
- Direct productivity improvements
- Reduced operating costs
MORE has reached the record of 220 CATFIS manipulator units supplied worldwide in operation or in production.