In the foundry number 4 Uralvagonzavod, the parent company of the corporation "Uralvagonzavod" started installation of automatic molding line, the German company «HWS».
The cost of a new complex with the design, construction and installation works is 1 billion 983 million rubles.
The complex includes a Mixture-site, molding line, six transport streams, the two lines fill. Equipment located in the tunnels with a length of 120 meters, and at the surface. The total length of the line of about 250 meters.
Foundry plant number 4 is characterized by a large range of casting. In this case, the most massive detail — wagon bush. In the total volume of its production is 45-47 percent. In addition, it is cast all the parts for midsize wagons — is a rear and front legs out nadpyatnik, hybrid, etc.
If you currently shop produces annually 20 million tons of cast billets, then with the launch of automatic molding line, production capacity will increase by three times — up to 60 thousand tons. And improve the quality of the casting, and hence the quality of the finished product. In addition, the new technology by reducing allowances for castings will save metal.