SUCCESSFUL COMMISSIONING OF THE MAIN EQUIPMENT FOR THE NEW “GREEN SAND” FOUNDRY OF NIZHEGORODSKIY LITEYNIY ZAVOD (NLZ, RUSSIA) FOR THE PRODUCTION OF CAST IRON ENGINE BLOCKS AND CYLINDER HEADS FOR COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL VEHICLES
SAVELLI has recently commissioned the main equipment for the new “Green Sand” Foundry of Nizhegorodskiy Liteyniy Zavod (NLZ, Russia) for the production of cast iron engine blocks and cylinder heads for commercial and industrial vehicles:
> Sand plant capacity: 150 tons per hour;
> Mold’s size: 1.400 x 1.100 x 450/450 mm;
> Production rate: 60 complete molds per hour;
> Mold’s compaction process: high pressure double squeezing SAVELLI Formimpress;
> Cooling time: 190 minutes (79 minutes in-flask and 102 minutes in flask-less);
> Type of drive units: horizontal and vertical SAVELLI new generation El-Mecs (electro-mechanical by SIEMENS servomotors);
> Typology: heavy-duty, complete automatic and fully integrated, high-energy saving;
> Foundry 4.0 compliant.
It is a real pleasure to be able to work in Russia, a very satisfying booming market!