SSAB customer case - Cement mill grab bucket with long service life

End customer
Industry
Cement and concrete
Raw material processed
Other abrasive materials
Wear part
Equipment
Loader buckets / Cutting edges and lip shrouds
Temperature
0 – 250 °C / 32 – 480 °F
Processed material size
< 10 mm / < 0.4 "
Solution
New solution
Hardox 550
Thickness
20 mm
Service life
12 months
Key success factors
Improved service life
500%
General information
Name of center
SSAB
Description of the case
Grab bucket in cement mill. Lifetime increase with approx. 500%.
New:  Hardox 550 in 20 mm lasting 12 months.
Previously: High manganese steel (Harfield) lasting 2 months.

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