February news from Arzamas Machine-Building Plant. Now they can, will be easier to grind out the APCs
In the machine assembly shop number 1 arrived 2 machining centers with CNC: vertical turning, milling and boring — 800VT and drilling, milling and boring — 650H.
These are the first two of the ten machining centers acquired in the framework of the investment project to develop serial production of upgraded armored cars. 8 more turning and milling, milling and boring center will be transferred to the company as they are shipped from the factory in the near future.
— These machines allow to optimize the production process, reduce the time and improve the accuracy of machining of complex shapes, — says deputy chief engineer A.Tsaplin. — The new equipment will arrive in the main production plant (MSC-1, MSC-2-7 MSC, MSC-8), respectively, which will be transferred to the nomenclature of parts, which are now made in the tool shop and a roundabout production processes. Also acquired machining centers enable us to deny service to third-party organizations to which we still resort in the manufacture of parts for the upgraded equipment.
New equipment Sterlitamaksky Tool Works, Republic of Bashkortostan — one of the largest companies in Russia, which does not only manufacture and installation, adjustment, servicing tools, and training. Already 7 Arzamas Engineering were trained by the manufacturer.
In early March, turning, milling and milling and boring center have been involved in the operation of the first machine assembly department. They will be operated on a rolling basis, that is practically around the clock.