ASC's Sensors and Systems Applications

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Coke Plants

Coke level filling in coke plant cell IS-3000-LS Infrared Scanner
LM-3000-F Laser Meter
Laser positioning of coke plant vehicles OB-3000-F Optical Barrier
LM-3000-F Laser Meter
Coke pusher / truck positioning OB-3000-F Optical Barrier
LM-3000-F Laser Meter
Detection of hot coke on conveyor belt PM-500 Pyrometer
PM-3000 Pyrometer

Blast Furnaces

Application Sheets
BF2 Torpedo Car Level Measurement BF3 Measurement of Blast Furnace Burden Profile BF1 Blast Furnace Burden Level Measurement
Video: BF1
Torpedo Car Positioning and Liquid Level Control
Torpedo car level measurement MWS-3000 Microwave Sensor
Measurement of blast furnace burden profile MWS-3000 Microwave Sensor
Torpedo car level measurement LM-3000-F Laser Meter
MWS-3000 Microwave Sensor
Temperature measurement at tap hole PM-500-2C Pyrometer
Torpedo car positioning OB-3000-F Optical Barrier
LM-3000-F Laser Meter
Positioning of ladles or cranes OB-3000-F Optical Barrier
LM-3000-F Laser Meter
Temperature control of refractory during preheat of ladle PM-3000 Pyrometer

Basic Oxygen Furnaces and Melt Shops

Application Sheets
BOF1 Temperature Measurement of Ladle Preheater
Temperature Measurement of Ladle Preheater PM-500-2C-LP Pyrometer
Level Measurement of Molten Iron / Steel MWS-3000 Microwave Sensor

Continuous Casters

Application Sheets
CC3 Width Measurement of Slab CC4 Thin Slab Radius Measurement HRP3 Thickness Measurement of Slab or Plate CC1 Continuous Caster Optimization of Cut
Video: CC1
Hot/Cold Slab Width/Length Measurement
Width measurement of slab (2) LM-500-LR7 Laser Meter
IS-3000-LS-HW Hot Width Scanner
Thin slab measurement MW-3000 Microwave Sensor
Thickness measurement of slab or plate LM-500-LR7 Laser Meter
Continuous casting optimization of cut IS-3000 Infrared Scanner
Caster speed and cut-to-length LM-3000-LSV Laser Doppler Velocimeter
Tundish level measurement LM-3000-F Laser Meter
Length Positioning HMD-3000 Hot Metal Detector &
OB-3000-F Optical Barrier
Ladle/Crane positioning LM-3000-F Laser Meter
Mold level measurement LM-3000-F Laser Meter
Slab temperature measurement PM-3000 Pyrometer

Reheat Furnaces

Application Sheets
RF2 Width Measurement at Slab Reheat Furnace HRP3 Thickness Measurement of Slab or Plate CR6 Strip Centering CC2 Snapshot of length and Position Measurement CR2 Cut to Length at Shear Automatic Positioning at Exit of Reheat Furnace
Video: RF1
Tracking and Positioning Inside Reheat Furnace
Width measurement of slab LM-500-LR7 Laser Meter
Strip centering IS-3000-HW/CW Infrared Scanner
Snapshot method of length & position measurement OB-3000-F Optical Barrier
HMD-3000 Hot Metal Detector
Cut-to-length at shear LM-3000-LSV Laser Doppler Velocimeter
(2) OB-3000-F Optical Barriers
(2) HMD-3000 Hot Metal Detector
Automatic positioning at exit of reheat furnace LM-3000-F Laser Meter

Hot Rolling Flat Products

Application Sheets
Hot Plate & Strip Rolling
Automatic detection through steam/water down to 100C CWB-3000 Microwave Barrier
Positioning of handling vehicles LM-3000-F Laser Meter
Crop shear optimization HMD-500/3000 Hot Metal Detector &
LM-3000-LSV Laser Doppler Velocimeter
Positioning of edges and width measurement IS-3000-HW Infrared Scanner
Detection of curled up plate IS-3000 Infrared Scanner
Reheat furnace dimensional measurement and positioning at entry, inside and at exit (2) LM-3000-F Laser Meter

Hot Rolling Long Products

Automatic detection through steam/water down to 100C CWB-3000 Microwave Barrier
Positioning of handling vehicles LM-3000-F Laser Meter
Automatic loop control IS-3000-LS Loop Scanner
Reheat furnace dimensional measurement and positioning at entry, inside and at exit (2) LM-3000-F Laser Meter

Cold Rolling Mills & Processing Line (Flat Products)

Application Sheets
CR7 Weld Hole Detection CR6 Strip Centering CR4 Mass Flow CR3 Loop Control CD1 Coil Diameter PL1 Level of metal in Pot
Weld hole detection WHD-3000-S with RB-3000-WHD
Mass Flow LM-3000-LSV Laser Doppler Velocimeter
Cut-to-length at shear HMD500/3000 Hot Metal Detector &
LM-3000-LSV Laser Doppler Velocimeter
Coil diameter LM-500-LR7 Laser Meter
Strip centering / camber & width measurement IS-3000 Infrared Scanner
Loop control LM-3000-F Laser Meter

Aluminum Rolling

Non-contact slab measurement of thickness from 10 to 15mm thick (2) LM-3000-F Laser Meter
Measurement and automatic positioning of the nose of the slab for shearing LM-3000-F Laser Meter
HMD-500/3000 Hot Metal Detector
OB-3000-F Optical Barrier
Measurement of the speed of the slab for calculation of forward slip (instantaneous or continuous) LM-3000-LSV Laser Doppler Velocimeter
Width measurement LM-3000-F Laser Meter
Ingot lay on thickness IS-3000-LS Infrared Scanner
Inter-stand sheet center measurement IS-3000-HW / CW Infrared Scanner

Cranes/Moving Machineries

Application Sheets
CRN3 Positioning Sensor CRN2 Position Limit Switch CRN1 Collision Prevention Sensor
Collision prevention sensor OB-3000-F Optical Barrier
Position limit switch SI Magnetic Switch
Position sensor LM-3000-F Laser Meter

Mining Industries

Coal/Mining SI Magnetic Switch / Inductors

Other Industries

Titanium / Copper IS-3000-LS Loop Scanner

HMD - Hot Metal Detectors with AGC


Non-contact HMD 3000D

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Non-contact HMD 3000D

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Non-contact HMD 3000D
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IS-3000-HMD Scanning HMD
IS-3000-HMD Scanning HMD

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HMD-3000 Point and Optical Fiber HMD
HMD-3000 Point and Optical Fiber HMD

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Cold Bar Detection on Roller Table
Cold Bar Detection on Roller Table

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IS - INFRARED SCANNERS with AGC

Loop Control
Loop Control

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Edges Positioning, Centering and Width of Hot Product
Edges Positioning, Centering and Width of Hot Product


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Edges Positioning, Speed Measurement & Cut-to-Length
Edges Positioning, Speed Measurement & Cut-to-Length

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Edges Positioning & Centering - Cold Product and Weld Hole Detection

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PM - SPOT, FIBER OPTIC, & SCANNING PYROMETERS


Steel Air Purged Tubus for Pyrometer in Reheat Furnace
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Scanning Pyrometer Temperature Profile
Scanning Pyrometer Temperature Profile

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Hot Slab Plate Strip Rolling
Hot Slab Plate Strip Rolling

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OB - LASER OPTICAL MICROWAVE BARRIERS (CMD)

Microwave Barrier (Heavy Steam)

Retro-reflective Laser Barrier
Retro-reflective Laser Barrier

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Billet, Bloom & Slab Measurement in Reheat Furnace
Billet, Bloom & Slab Measurement in Reheat Furnace

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LM-3000 LASER METERS













Billet, Bloom and Slab Cut-to-Length

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Billet, Bloom and Slab Cut-to-Length

Slab Positioning and Length
Slab Positioning and Length

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Loop Control in a Pit
Loop Control in a Pit

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Width Measurement of Slab
Width Measurement of Slab

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LM-3000-LSV LASER DOPPLER VELOCIMETERS

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