The Foundry started work in 1976, with Large castings, only. At that time available were 10 El. – induction furnaces with volumes 10 ton liquid metal , each. The production capacity reached was 60 000 ton/year. Later in 2003 the two Automatic Molding Lines “KUNKEL WAGNER” were purchased

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LOCATION
The Foundry is located on 440 000 square meters area, of which 130 000 sq. m. are covered area.
It is situated 7 km from town Ihtiman and 50 km south-east of Sofia, in vicinity of the International Motor road E 80 – Europa – Belgrade – Sofia – Plovdiv – Bourgas – Istanbul – Asia.

MANUFACTURING STRUCTURE OF THE FOUNDRY


MILL FOR LARGE CASTINGS

Capacity – up to 25 000 ton / year (55 000 000 Lbs./ year)
Covered area – 22 400 m2.
MAX Weight of the castings – 25 000 kg/ piece ( 55 000 Lbs./ piece)
Single castings and serial manufacturing is done on two (2) technological lines, based on hand molding – FURAN.
Lifting Capacity of the cranes – 50 ton (110 000 Lbs.)

MILL FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM WEIGHT CASTINGS

Capacity – 11 000 ton / year ( 24 200 000 Lbs./ year).
Covered area – 28 600 m2
Weight of the castings – from 6 kg to 900 kg ( from 14 to 1 980 Lbs.).
Used for serial and mass production.
Lifting Capacity of the cranes – 20 ton (440 000 Lbs.).

OTHER MILLS AND WORKSHOPS

Pattern shop – covered area 6 400 m2;
Machining shop – covered area 10 300 m2
Garage – covered area 2 800 m2
Electro repair shop – covered area 2 100 m2

INFRASTRUCTURE

Electric power substation
Natural gas spreading substation
Compressor substation
Water cleaning substation

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MANAGEMENT STRUCTURE