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CASE STUDY

Handling Heat and Radiation in Automotive Parts Production

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Results

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4x faster handling parts/min

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Staff not exposed to X-ray

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17kg sand cores handled

Client

Overview

£100m+

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Turnover

100-249

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Company Size

Operations

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Project Lead

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Installation Time

N/A

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Industry Sector

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Task

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Business Problem

CTF produces aluminium parts for firms including BMW, Bentley, Volvo and Saab

Founded in 1996, Casting Technologies Farsund (CTF) in Norway produces aluminium parts for the automotive industry. There are 220 people that work in the 22,000m square factory, with a turnover of USD 65m in 2007.

CTF produces aluminium parts for firms including BMW, Bentley, Volvo and Saab image

CTF work with aluminium in delicate sand cores

CTF work with aluminium in delicate sand cores

Sources: https://library.e.abb.com/public/b2ff57dd22b4abb2c1257d34003b9733/EN_22-23_ctf_proof2_abb_foundry_108.pdf

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