This press has a bolster dimensions of 5500 x 1100 mm while the strokes 500 mm
Fagor Arrasate has recently installed a big transfer press with a capacity of 2400 ton in the facility that giant automotive maker Volkswagen has in the city of Baunatal, near Kassel. This press has a bolster dimensions of 5500 x 1100 mm while the strokes 500 mm. The machine is highly productive and it is able to manufacture up to 30 parts per minute. The power of the main motor is 500 kw. The erection and commissioning of the press has been carried out in a very short time and with great success in spite the big size of the machines and its heavy weight of 650 ton. The skills and experience of Fagor Arrasate in designing, manufacturing, erecting and commissioning these huge equipment goods make that all major car makers all over the world trust on Fagor when investing in new equipment.
Local German Newspapers have published articles about this good job and the investment made by Volkswagen, as well as the choice that was made in favor of Fagor which is today one of the most important and preferred suppliers of Volkwagen about presses all over the world. One of these articles can be read in this link. :