Presses

3.000 t Forging Presses - Sumitomo Heavy Industries - Jernberg Industries, USA


Spring elements on pedestal below the steel frame
Spring elements on pedestal below the steel frame
Steel frame supported by spring elements
Erection of the press and the beams supporting the pit cover
3.000 t Forging Press, Type TFPX-3000

Project
2 x 3.000 t Forging Press, Type TFPX-3000 - Jernberg, USA

Enduser
Iron Mountain - (Jernberg Industries, Inc.), USA

Press manufacturer
SUMITOMO Heavy Industries, Ltd, Japan

Design
Load 4.000 kN

Elastic support
Each Forging Press is resting on a steel frame, supported by 8 fully prestressable GERB spring elements, Type VL

Execution
2001