Gerdau Monroe plans robotics Billet tagging implementation
Polytec is worldwide leader in smart robotics for steel industry.
MICHIGAN (USA). Gerdau Monroe, a special bar quality (SBQ) mill in MI, has awarded a contract to BMGroupUSA for the installation of a robotized cell Polytec for tagging steel blooms. The proven machine’s reliability and the new 3D machine vision system developed by Polytec is able to identify the bloom position and still allows for the dimensional check. The system is supplied in a plug & play container and will improve the overall quality and traceability on the Continuous Casting Machine at Gerdau Monroe.