3 weeks from sketch to manufacturing & assembly documents
November 16, 2022 6 min read
Borlänge, Sweden is home to SSAB’s largest strip rolling facility for making hot-rolled and cold-rolled high strength steels. A by-product of production is iron oxide, that can be collected and recycled internally. The steel mill had worn out the previous container or “tipper” for transporting the iron oxide. The mill operators decided to get a new, improved design for the heavy-duty dumper — one that would deliver better tipping performance and longer service life — yet still be economical.
The previous, worn-out tipper.