The enterprise OMZ Special Steels (St. Petersburg), which is part of OMZ Group, completed the installation and commissioning of a new high-performance band saw machine type UZAY 2200.
The machine is designed for cutting workpieces weighing up to 200 tons, with a diameter of 2,200 millimeters products on a table length of 9 meters. It is supposed to make operations on the segment profitable parts of products and sampling.
The machine type 2200 UZAY worth about 12 million rubles — the last of Band — sawing machines, supplied under the contract by UZAY MAKINA (Turkey). Putting it into trial operation has completed a project to update the fleet of machines in this group. The costs of the project as a whole (four machines) amounted to more than 30 million rubles.
New modern equipment enable the company OMZ Special Steels not only free up heavy lathes for other operations, but also to reduce the complexity of operations 8 times earnings for the segment, which will increase productivity and reduce the cost of manufacturing products.
Open Joint Stock Company OMZ (Uralmash-Izhora) — one of the leading heavy industry companies specializing in engineering, production, sales and maintenance of equipment for nuclear, oil and gas, mining industries, as well as special steel production and industrial services. OMZ Group’s facilities are located in Russia and Czech Republic. Group is controlled by Gazprombank (Open Joint Stock Company).