Automatic wheelset manufacturing and inspection line

Our solution

  • Installation of an automated production and assembly line turning out a new wheelset every 18 minutes.
  • Totally new solution.
  • Centralised control system.

Previous machining process

  • Stand-alone machines
  • The machining process was not automatic
  • Manual handling process


Advantages

  • High repeatable wheelset quality.
  • Minimised operator intervention.
  • State of the art modernisation.
  • Integrated project management (idea, design, execution, commissioning, operation assistance and life cycle maintenance).

Installation Consists of

  • End machining centre for axles.
  • Horizontal lathe for axles.
  • Vertical lathes for wheels.
  • Grinding machine for axles.
  • Wheelset measurement equipment.
  • Wheel press.
  • Wheelset portal lathe.
  • Balancing equipment.
  • Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) system.
  • Automatic loading and unloading system.
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