12,000 t Forging Press Line at Thyssen Krupp Gerlach, Danville



12.000 t SMS Eumuco Forging Press, type KSP 1200
Prestressable spring element, type VL
Construction of the foundation pit
Spring elements set in the foundation pit
Lifting of the steel frame
Steel frame is positioned on the prestressed spring elements
Erection of the pit cover
Forging Line with 12.000 t Forging Press, type KSP 1200
12.000 t  SMS Eumuco Forging Press, type KSP 1200
Project
12,000 t Forging Press Line at Thyssen Krupp Gerlach, Danville
Design Load
15,000 KN
   
Enduser
ThyssenKrupp Gerlach Company, Danville, IL 61832, USA
Elastic Support
The forging press is resting on a steel frame, supported by 16 fully prestressable GERB spring elements, type VL
   
Country
USA
Execution
2003
   
Press manufacturer
SMS Eumuco GmbH, Leverkusen, Germany