Steel
industry
Case2

Direct application on hot coil using robotic
labeler system

image : Direct application on hot coil using robotic labeler system
Object Steel Hot Coil
Application
temperature
550℃
Products
Customer's request

・Identify and barcode hot coils soon after rolling
・Include coil characteristics and shipping information
・Eliminate coil identification and shipping errors


Previous management method

Visual check of spray marking character

image : Visual check of spray marking character

Spray marking at 550℃

Shipping label is applied after coil is cool

image : Shipping label is applied after coil is cool

Coil number is visually checked in coil inventory yard. Label is printed and applied on cool coil.

Point of Problem

  • Hot coil management using barcode identification is difficult
  • Incorrect label is applied by mistake after the coil has cooled.
  • Coil must be re-identified down stream. This is not efficient

Solution by HEATPROOF

Benefits of HEATPROOF
Improve coil identification using barcodes. Identify coils using scanners
Eliminate the problems associated with re-identifying coils long after they are produced
Reduce coil marking costs. Speed up inventory reconciliation.
image : HEATPROOF Label can be applied at 550℃

HEATPROOF Label can be applied at 550℃

Eliminate the need to re-identify coils after cooling
image : Before installation of HEATPROOF Label

Spray marked coils must be re-labelled after cooling

image : After installation of HEATPROOF Label

HEATPROOF labels are applied as soon as the coil is produced

image : Improve shipping accuracy

Improve shipping accuracy