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Light metal extrusion presses

Innovative technology
World-class
state-of-the-art press technology

As a customer, you benefit from our bundled know-how: Hand in hand with our strong partners OMAV and IAS , we offer the full range of products and services for extrusion plants: From energy-efficient heating systems through modern extrusion presses to highly developed auxiliary and outlet devices.

Process

Light metal extrusion lines

Materials Aluminum alloys
Extrusion force         10 - 160 MN
Billet diameter 127 - 800 mm
Billet lenght 400 - 2.500 mm
Stem speed 0.1 - 30 mm/s
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Complete equipment for extrusion lines from a single source

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Press feed lines

For your extrusion line, OMAV, a subsidiary of SMS group, offers sophisticated press feed equipment:

  • LOG storage
  • LOG furnaces
  • Cold or Hot LOG cutting lines
  • Billet transfers
  • Scalpers for billets

For more detailed information, please visit: www.omav.com

For more information about induction heating solutions from IAS, a subsidiary of SMS group, please visit: www.ias-induction.com

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Extrusion presses

Our innovative press frame design combined with an advanced and energy-efficient hydraulic system and sophisticated process control software have made SMS the leading global player in the world of extrusion.

SMS group offers high performance extrusion presses:

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Profile Handling

The handling equipment offered by OMAV is highly versatile and depends on the process types. The handling equipment includes:

  • Quench systems
  • Puller systems
  • Cooling table belts
  • Stretchers
  • Profile cutting lines
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Aging and Annealing

With aging and annealing ovens from OMAV your products reach the best mechanical properties. We provide the most efficient solutions for:

  • Aging ovens
  • Annealing ovens
  • Electric ovens
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Basket Handling

For basket handling OMAV supplies fully automated solutions:

  • Roller conveyors
  • Chain conveyors
  • Shuttle conveyors
  • Basket stackers/destackers
  • Basket cranes
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Basket warehouse & dies warehouse

The product range of OMAV is completed by basket warehouse and dies warehouse:

  • Automatic bridge cranes
  • Dies warehouse
  • Software logistic manager (DMS)

Technology and Services

ecoDraulic

Intelligent power control

With the ecoDraulic system, more than ten percent of energy is saved in the area of the main drives. The ecoDraulic system is an integrated intelligent automatic start-stop system for the drives of hydraulic pumps. The drives of the hydraulic pumps that are not used in the pressing process are switched off and only switched on again when the power is needed.

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EA-solutions and digitalization

We offer a wide range of electrics / automation and digitization solutions for new and operational extrusion presses. This enables productivity, quality and effectiveness to be improved on the one hand, and costs to be reduced on the other.

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Service

The technical service not only offers service packages for existing, but also for new extrusion presses. With the concentration on the three aspects quality, productivity and production security, to sustainable ensure the successful operation and the competitiveness of plant operators.

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Selected References

Downloads

Plant technology
Light Metal Extrusion Presses
Sutton MK-V light alloy extrusion press series
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Service
Technical Service for Extrusion Presses
Enhancing productivity, quality, and plant safety
Technical Service for your new Extrusion Press
Maintaining productivity, quality and availability
Modernization of Extrusion presses
Increasing productivity, quality and production reliability

Contact

SMSgroup Brune,Dr. Tobias

Dr. Tobias Brune

SMS group GmbH
Vice President Non-Ferrous & Additive Manufacturing
Ohlerkirchweg 66
41069 Mönchengladbach
Germany

Phone : +49 2161 350-1656

SMSgroup Zander, Ben

Ben Zander

SMS group GmbH
Senior Sales Manager Service Forging/Extrusion/Ring Rolling Europe
Ohlerkirchweg 66
41069 Mönchengladbach
Germany

Phone : +49 2161 350 2478