The intention of this investment is to support its existing customer base and grow its business within the Industrial Gas Turbine and Aerospace sectors in the coming years. The new equipment will enable ZOLLERN to produce large EQX components as well as DS/SX components for the markets.
Product portfolio and technical data
• EQX components up to 1000 mm (40 “) in diameter and 1000 mm (40 “) in height
• DS / SX components up to 600 mm length (23,5 “)
• Melt capacity from 10 kg to 220 kg (22 to 485 lbs)
• Nickel-based superalloys, such as:
o Equiaxed (EQX): IN100, IN738LC, IN939, IN792, René 80, René 77, MAR-M247LC
o Directionally solidified (DS): MAR-M200 +Hf, MAR-M247LC, GTD-111, René 142
o Single crystal (SX): CMSX-4, PWA 1480, René N5
The investment will be fully operational by the end of 2022.