Reef Engineering build and refurbish machines for the steel industry.
SA Power is an important partner in providing the electrical and control systems for Reef machines.
SA Power and Reef recently installed the complete electrical upgrade for a steel decoiling, slitting and recoiling line.
Existing 110 kW DC motors are controlled with Sprint 4 Quadrant PLX Digital drives.
Lenze i550 inverter for scrap waste and overall control with Lenze P500 IPC and remote IO with EtherCAT.
Important for Reef was the supply of a turnkey solution from panels, cabling, installation and commissioning.
It is a combination of DC and AC drive technology controlled with the latest Lenze EtherCAT and PLC solutions.
SA Power ensured that latest safety standards were met using Pilz safety relays.
A complete system solution from SA Power.