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Wm Hardill specialize in manufacturing a wide range of rolls for the metals industries.

Our range includes Bridle rolls, Accumulator rolls, Nip rolls, Pinch rolls, Tension rolls, Applicator rolls for coating lines, Water cooled rolls and Furnace rolls for use at high temperature applications.

We are happy to work with our customers to achieve a cost-effective design or to manufacture to our customers drawings and specifications.

Our extensive fabrication and machining facilities enable us to manufacture rolls in both carbon and stainless steels. We are also able to supply hardened & ground rolls.

We can offer a full range of roll covering including Rubbers, Pollyurathane, chrome & carbide.

We have recently acquired the machinery and expertise from Dilworth & Morris Engineering Ltd. This will extend the range of roll we can offer to the film and steel industries.

Recent Projects

1. 40 off 1000 x 1700 Bridle Rolls & 112 off 185 x 900 Cantilevered Separator Rolls, all with polyurethane coverings. Installed at Yieh Steels, China.

2. 24 off 1000 X 1500 Bridle rolls Chrome Plated installed at Dufferco steels South Africa.

3. 14 rolls for the coating line enhancements installed at Corus Shotton Works.

4. 4 Oil heated rolls 1200ø x 22m to run at 240°c.

Water Cooled Roll

A double skinned water cooled chrome plated roll 1000mm dia x 1900mm face during manufacture.

  • Roll during welding
  • Shrink fitting outer skin
  • Inspection of chrome plating
  • Assembled roll after pressure testing
  • Sample of Hardill CAD Drawing

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Process roll during welding Shrink fitting of process roll outer skin Inspection of process roll chrome plating Assembled process roll
Assembled process roll

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