In July 100 tons of rough railway axles of variable cross - section were produced in forging shop.
Earlier our forging shop produced rough axles for Ukrainian and Russian markets only. Purchase order for new product type, intended for export to Europe and Asia, was placed by the constant Dneprospetsstal customer Lugansk NPO Transmash.
In July the work was performed according to new drawings. A new forging program for GFM –forging machine SX1000 was developed and corresponding forging and straightening auxiliaries were prepared. Besides base product range forging shop is able to produce 500 tons of rough axles with variable cross- section.