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New extrusion press expands Feal capacity

Feal, Bosnia, commissioned a new 35 MN extrusion line in mid-July, with production mainly for industrial customers.

Feal's new 35 MN extrusion press is the company's sixth extrusion line.

The pressing line was installed by the eminent Spanish company Gia, which supplied complete equipment for the new part of the plant. After one year of construction, the hall needed for all the equipment that arrived was built on the land of 17,000 m² above the existing Feal production.

Capacity increases by 15,000 t

In the new hall with an area of 7,500 m², a modern profile warehouse for the production of the new press was built. The new press will soon start working at full capacity. The 35 MN press is the sixth profile pressing line within the company, and its commissioning will increase the production capacity by an additional 15,000 t.

In addition to the successful installation of the new press, Feal will soon complete its facility in Cerno near Ljubuški, which will be dedicated to the machining of profiles and the production of prefabricated aluminum substructures for solar power plants, as well as parts for them.

Seventh extrusion press coming in 2024

Within the Feal Group, the construction of a factory is in full swing at the Karlovac location in the Republic of Croatia. As early as next summer, there will also be a plant for pressing, plasticizing and machine processing of building profiles for the needs of the Croatian market and beyond at that location. With this seventh press in total, the two-year cycle of investments in halls and capacity expansion will be completed.

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