SSAB customer case - Iron ore feeder screen with long service life

End customer
Industry
Metal works
Raw material processed
Other abrasive materials
Wear part
Equipment
Feeders / Screens
Temperature
0 – 250 °C / 32 – 480 °F
Processed material size
10 – 300 mm / 0.4 – 12.0 "
Solution
New solution
Hardox 600
Service life
4 months
Key success factors
Lower lifetime costs
400%
General information
Name of center
SSAB
Description of the case

Previous material : 6 + 4 mm CCO, 62 HRc
Previous service life: 2 months


New material: Hardox 600
New service life: 4 months, 400% cheaper life time cost
Outher competitive advantage:  CCO plates cracked due to low toughness



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