SGL Carbon

Full Electrode Traceability

La Coruña (Spain)

Complete automation of the 6 phases of manufacturing, located in physically separated workshops:

  • Forming
  • First Bake
  • Impregnation
  • Rebake
  • Graphitization
  • Finishing

Includes matters as diverse as:

  • Weighing
  • Dosing
  • Control of Mixing
  • Extrusion presses
  • Chain Maintenance
  • Gas furnaces
  • Cranes management
  • High pressure autoclaves
  • High intensity electric furnaces
  • Machining

It also includes the design and maintenance of relational databases SQL type (MS SQL Server, Sybase, MySQL).

Full traceability of products. Applications in the workshops are fully oriented to control product information. Each workshop has a proprietary database. In addition to a central database holds traceability between workshops and communication with corporate MES system.