Varron Auto Kast Ltd. Nagpur has ordered for two extrusion lines.
SMS group will supply
- One 18-MN and
- One 10-MN short-stroke, front-loading extrusion press,
- Reheating furnaces,
- One aging oven and
- One die oven.
The 18-MN press will process 7-inch billets of between 300 and 1,000 mm (11.8-39.4 inches) long, and
The 10-MN press will process 5-inch billets of between 300 and 600 mm (11.8-23.6 inches) long.
The presses will have a combined annual capacity of more than 20,000 tons of aluminum profiles.
Commissioning of the two lines is scheduled to take place by end of 2016.