AF, LLC has the experience and process knowledge required to quickly and effectively provide solutions that will meet customer needs.

Equipment Design & Supply – Providing new equipment as well as retrofits and upgrades to existing equipment.

  • New Equipment – Providing custom engineered solutions to meet the requirements of metals processors. Our engineers have experience in the sale, design, construction and commissioning of new lines installed around the world.
  • Retrofits and Upgrades – AF, LLC has extensive experience on retrofits and especially understands the complexities and challenges of adapting existing equipment to meet new requirements. Typical projects can range anywhere from supplying new roll designs to completely replacing sections of an existing line.

Engineering Studies – The steel processing industry is constantly adapting to meet ever changing market conditions. AF, LLC can provide the knowledge needed to evaluate the current condition of equipment and suggest ways to meet new requirements. The following is a brief list of the most common study requests we receive:

  • Capacity increases
  • Efficiency increases
  • Increased quality
  • Reliability Improvement
  • NFPA Safety Audits

Process Design & Optimization – How equipment is operated is just as important as the equipment design. AF, LLC can provide process expertise to improve an existing process as well develop new processes to handle new, more complex thermal cycles on existing lines.

Field Services – AF, LLC has the hands on experience necessary to effectively diagnose and solve issues related to processing lines including combustion, strip tracking and quality. Supervise erection, commission and startup new and upgraded equipment provided.