World-leading supplier of handling equipment to the rolling mill industry

We supply handling systems for wire and rod mills, as well as strapping and marking solutions for strip mills. Our equipment is a crucial part of rolling mills all around the world and our wide range of solutions can be found in plants of all types and sizes.

Solutions for wire, rod and strip mills

Once the wire, rod or sheet has been rolled into its final shape, our equipment ensures that it is prepared for delivery according to the specifications of the end customer. Our handling systems include functions such as collecting, sorting, packaging, weighing, marking and unloading.

Wire

Our wire handling system can handle wires of all types, including bar-in-coil.

Bar & section

Our bar handling system can handle every type of bar, hollow profile and heavy section.

Strip coil

We offer strapping and marking solutions for both hot and cold applications.

About us

We increase your productivity

Utilize market-leading performance, durability, energy efficiency and safety to increase productivity and reduce costs.

Our offer

Together we can improve your profitability

Let us help you improve your profitability with our innovative solutions. By choosing a solution from Sund Birsta you will utilize market-leading performance, durability, energy efficiency and safety to increase productivity and reduce costs.

60+ years of experience

We have been supplying handling equipment to satisfied customers in the rolling mill industry for over 60 years and our solutions are suitable for plants of all sizes and types. To ensure maximum return on your investment, we also offer a complete range of aftermarket products and services.

Standard or custom solutions that suits you

Sund Birsta offers both standard and custom solutions based on your unique needs. Let us use our wide range of products and services, our extensive industry experience and our renowned innovative ability to find a solution that suits you.

Our products

A wide range of solutions

We have a wide range of solutions for handling all types of products – from durable infrastructure steel to exclusive materials and surface-treated products that must be handled with great care.

Wire

Conveyor systems

The handling system is capable of transporting, tilting, elevating and rotating the wire coils in both vertical and horizontal position. The system is modularized and can be easily adapted to fit the desired layout, capacity, coil weight and buffer demand.

Distribution

The wire distributor makes sure that the ring laps are optimally distributed into a coil.

Collection

The coil collector enables precisely controlled collecting of the distributed ring laps onto a vertical pallet.

Trimming

The trimming station enables easy access to the front and back end of the coil in both vertical and horizontal position, making it possible to discard unwanted parts of the coil efficiently.

Compacting

The handling system includes one or several vertical and horizontal compacting stations. Our state-of-the-art compactors can be adapted for a wide variety of applications (including off-line) and equipped with wire binding and strapping systems.

Weighing

The weighing station enables fast and accurate weighing of the wire coils in both vertical and horizontal position.

Marking

The marking station enables efficient marking of the wire coils and can be adapted for a wide variety of customer demands.

Unloading

The unloading station is designed as an intermediate storage and can be adapted for specific customer demands.

Bar & section

Conveyor systems

The handling system includes chain conveyors, roller tables and transfers – capable of transporting the bars and bundles between stations. The system is modularized and can be easily adapted to fit the desired product, layout, capacity, and buffer demand.

Short bar sorting

The short bar sorting enables detection and removal of short bars.

Counting

The handling system includes one or several bar counters depending in the desired layout. Our state-of-the-art bar counter offers the best bar counting accuracy on the market and handles Ø8-65mm bars.

Stacking

The handling system includes a flexible bar & section stacking functionality that can be adapted for a variety of applications.

Collecting

The system includes a bundle collecting station that can be adapted for collecting sub and master bundles.

Forming

The handling system includes bundle formers for wire binding applications and roller conveyors for strapping applications, which shape the bundle prior to wire binding or strapping.

Bending

The handling system offers solutions for sub and master bundle bending, enabling efficient transportation.

Strapping(also for heavy sections)

The handling system includes one or several strapping machines depending in the desired layout. Our strapping machines offers the highest sealing strengths and shortest cycle times on the market.

Binding(also for heavy sections)

The handling system includes one or several binding machines depending in the desired layout. Our renowned wire binding machines offers the best performance on the market and can be adapted for a variety of sub and master bundling applications.

Weighing

The weighing station enables fast and accurate weighing of the bundles.

Marking

The tag marking station offer automatic marking of the bundles according to your specific needs.

Unloading

The unloading station is designed as an intermediate storage and can be adapted for specific customer demands.

Strip coil

Strapping

Our strip coil strapping machines are used in a wide variety of circumferential and through-the-eye strapping applications. Our track record includes successful strapping of strip coils immediately after winding, which is one of the toughest applications in the industry.

Marking

Our strapping machines can be equipped with a tag marking functionality according to your specific needs.

Our services

We got you covered

We offer a complete range of aftermarket products and services.

Sund Birsta AB
Phone: +46 60 13 94 00
Email: info@sundbirsta.com
Sund Birsta Inc.
Phone: +1 904 930 2284
Email: info.usa@sundbirsta.com
Sund Birsta Metallurgical Equipment Co., Ltd
Phone: +86 10 6815 9550
Email: info@sundbirstame.cn
South Africa
Email: info.southafrica@sundbirsta.com
Great Britain
Email: info.uk@sundbirsta.com
Saudi Arabia
Email: info.saudiarabia@sundbirsta.com
Contact

Get in touch with us

We have offices in Sweden, USA and China as well as a global network of sales representatives.

Sweden

Sund Birsta AB

Heffners allé 51
856 33 Sundsvall
SWEDEN

Phone: +46 60 13 94 00
E-mail: info@sundbirsta.com

USA

Sund Birsta Inc.

2036 Imeson Rd
Jacksonville, Florida 32220
USA

Phone: +1 904 930 2284
E-mail: info.usa@sundbirsta.com

China

Sund Birsta Metallurgical Equipment Co., Ltd

Rm.825, N Block, Guangyao Dongfang Plaza, No.18, Yangfangdian Road, Haidian District, Beijing, P. R. China

Phone: +86 10 6815 9550
E-mail: info@sundbirstame.cn

Agents

Below you can find contact information to our sales representatives.

Utilize the full potential of your rolling mill with a solution from Sund Birsta