10 January 2013


Acid Management System Integral Part of New Pickling Line at Sandvik Materials Technology


SOLLENTUNA, Sweden (August 23, 2012) – Scanacon is pleased to announce it has been awarded a project from Ekomor s.r.o, Frýdek-Místek, Czech Republic. The equipment is to compliment a new pickling line to be supplied to Sandvik Materials Technology, Sandviken, Sweden.


The contact includes the supply of a complete acid management system, including Scanacon ModuFlex acid-metal separation, ASRA acid-solids separation and commissioning. The installed equipment will compliment the existing Scanacon SA70 Acid Analyzer installed previously. Delivery is scheduled for February 2013.


The Scanacon management system, once installed, will ensure the new pickling line operates at maximum productivity with the lowest usage of acids. Waste reduction and environmental benefits will also be achieved.


Ekomor s.r.o, part of the Bochemie Group is a supplier of metal surface finishing equipment including pickling and Hot-dip galvanizing lines. Sandvik Materials Technology is a world-leading developer and producer of high performance stainless steels, titanium and specialty alloys for the chemical, energy, oil and gas, aerospace and nuclear industries.




Scanacon delivers proven solutions for the optimization of acid finishing process. We offer the worlds best in acid filtration, acid-metal separation and acid analysis equipment. Our markets include the Steel, Stainless Steel and Specialty Alloys industries, Titanium and Zirconium production and fabrication, as well as the production and refining for primary metals such as Copper and Nickel. Scanacon’s portfolio of products and services are built upon three decades of experience, and an understanding of acid management that is second to none.


Scanacon is a global organization, with offices in Europe, Asia, China and the United States.