Jilin Liyuan has successfully put the 100-MN extrusion press from SMS Meer into operation
Jilin Liyuan Aluminium Company in Liaoyuan, Jilin Province, China, has commissioned a 100-MN front-loading extrusion press supplied by SMS Meer (www.sms-meer.com), Germany. With this press, the Chinese company is expanding its product portfolio in the market for very large aluminum profiles.
With a maximum billet charge weight of 1,500 kilograms, Jilin Liyuan can produce, for example, profiles for railway construction and shipbuilding with the 100-MN press – and that with profile widths of up to 700 millimeters.
Jilin Liyuan has also ordered a 160-MN front-loading press, a 60-MN direct and a 36-MN direct / indirect tube press from SMS Meer.
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.