Dongbei Special Steel commissions 80-/100-MN open-die forging press
Dongbei Special Steel has successfully commissioned an
80-/100-MN open-die forging press supplied by SMS Meer, Germany, at its works in Dalian, Liaoning Province, China. Tool steel, stainless steel and alloyed structural steel can be formed into semi-finished products and sections on the press. Dongbei Special Steel is thus improving its product quality and productivity.
“With the new large open-die forging press from SMS Meer we can venture into new markets,” says Xu Dexiang, Deputy Managing Director of Dongbei Special Steel.
SMS Meer has already supplied three plants to Dongbei Special Steel: A 35-/40-MN open-die forging press to Fushun Special Steel in Fushun, Liaoning Province, a high-speed 60-/70-MN open-die forging press to Qiqihar North Forging Steel in Qiqihar City, Heilongjiang Province, and an SMX 800/16-MN hydraulic forging machine to Dongbei Special Steel in Dalian.
SMS Siemag AG and SMS Meer GmbH are both companies of SMS group which, under the roof of SMS Holding GmbH, consists of a group of companies internationally active in plant construction and mechanical engineering for the steel and nonferrous metals industry.