SSAB customer case - Chute liner in mine gives longer service life

End customer
Industry
Mining
Raw material processed
Other abrasive materials
Wear part
Equipment
Chutes and hoppers / Chutes
Temperature
0 – 250 °C / 32 – 480 °F
Processed material size
10 – 300 mm / 0.4 – 12.0 "
Solution
New solution
Hardox 600
Thickness
12 mm
Service life
Improved with 3-4 times
Key success factors
Improved service life
300-400%
General information
Name of center
SSAB
Description of the case
Hardox  550 and Hardox 600 in 12mm thickness used as side and bottom liner plates, respectively. The service life has increased by 3-4 timeas with a reduced thickness (from original 16 mm to present 12 mm), comparing with previous using NM 360 material
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