Bronx stainless tube straighteners for China’s Jiuli

Bronx tube straightening machine

Zhejiang Jiuli Hi-Tech Metals, China again entrusted Fives to design and supply two Bronx straightening machines for their Huzhou’s facility in the eastern province of China.

Jiuli is a private company, specializing in manufacturing stainless and high alloy piping and tubular products for different industries. The company ordered Bronx 6-roll and 10-roll machines to process high-yield, seamless, thick-walled, large diameter tubular products. The equipment is designed using utmost technologies to withstand thick-walled stainless tube processing and deliver high level of productivity and excellent standards of straightness.

The Bronx 6-roll straightener ordered, is fully automatic and motorized, utilizing the COMPASS system (COMPuter Aided Setting System) for automatic precision setting of all work rolls.

The equipment will be designed and pre-assembled in England, where the group has been designing and manufacturing Bronx straightening machines for tubular and long products for more than 76 years. It will be delivered in July 2019 to China for installation and commissioning in Huzhou. 

“It’s our repeated order for Bronx machines in the 10-year working relations. Fives always stays on the top of their contractual commitments, delivering Bronx machines with ultimate production rate, longevity and excellent standards of straightening accuracy”, says Denny Lee (Zhengzhou Li), President of Zhejiang Jiuli Hi-Tech Metals.