Throughout its 64-year history, E.P. Drafﬁn Manufacturing has dynamically responded to market requirements. The Australia-based business has produced windshield wipers, electric water pumps, faucets and beer taps. Whatever its customers needed, Draffin delivered the solution.
Over the past 20 years, the demand for construction machinery in China has been continuously increasing due to the fast-growing economy, even in pandemic times, and the massive boom in construction. SANY Heavy Industry Co., Ltd., construction machine manufacturer and part of the SANY group in China, scaled up its production capacity adding three large LVD press brakes.
50 years after it purchased its ﬁrst LVD machines, Ludwig Esser Metallbau GmbH has invested in two high-technology LVD fiber laser cutting systems to increase its productivity, capacity and competitiveness.
Breman Machinery likes to make with meticulous accuracy ﬁnished products or critical steel components of extreme weight and huge size. This Dutch subcontractor is known for its proactive approach and the newly established Breman Bending takes it to yet another level.
Product development specialist Teparay Precision Sheet Metal (TPSM), based in the UK, has invested in two LVD Dyna-Cell robotic bending systems as part of its long-term strategy of automation and added value manufacturing.
55 years have passed since the first hydraulic crane with the name Fassi was produced in Italy. Today, Fassi Gru is one of the top hydraulic crane manufacturers in the world. Carpenteria C.S., part of the Fassi Group, bends the complex hexagonal-shaped components for mobile crane arms using an LVD Synchro-Form press brake.
The productivity of a Phoenix laser cutting system with MOVit Tower Automation System (TAS), has allowed J.A. Harvey to condense 110 hours of laser cutting and 100 hours of plasma cutting into just 70 hours on the new machine. This has enabled the company to cut costs by 20% on large contracts.
GLA-WEL runs three LVD bending systems, a 220t ToolCell with automatic tool changer and two Easy-Form press brakes, 135 and 320 tons. It is also making extensive use of LVD’s CADMAN®-SDI file importing and calculating software, CADMAN-B offline programming software and CADMAN-JOB workflow software.