Even some-more energetic and exact, even stronger and some-more fit – given yesterday, 7 new and fit high-precision machines have been strictly in operation in Audi’s Toolmaking department. Dr. Frank Dreves, Board of Management Member for Production during AUDI AG, Peter Mosch, Chairman of Audi’s Group Labor Council, and Michael Breme, Head of Toolmaking, inaugurated a new presses and logging machines. The new machines will assistance to keep toolmaking fit for a destiny during a site in Ingolstadt.
As a indication portfolio of a code with a 4 rings is fast growing, a Toolmaking dialect is usually expanding a capacities. Audi has now invested once again in ultra-modern machinery. Two servo-mechanical contrast presses and dual hydraulic presses as good as 3 logging machines are already in use in a Toolmaking dialect in Ingolstadt. Board of Management Member for Production Dr. Frank Dreves emphasized: “Audi’s idea is to be a array one reward brand. That includes carrying a best toolmaking in a world. Thanks to a coherence and precision, a capability and innovative strengths, a toolmaking occupies a heading position worldwide already today.”
“The new machines are an critical investment in a Ingolstadt site and will make a profitable grant towards defence employment. We have combined many ergonomic jobs here. Audi’s toolmaking is an critical substructure of a association and of a whole Volkswagen Group,” settled Audi’s Labor Council Chairman, Peter Mosch.
Michael Breme, Head of Toolmaking during Audi, confirmed: “Toolmaking is a core cunning of a 4 rings and is constantly building further. With a new machines, we will boost a capacities and a peculiarity of a handling resources. In this way, we will be means to comprehend even some-more projects in a destiny – with a possess resources – fast and efficiently.”
The dual new servo-mechanical contrast presses are quite impressive. Driven by 4 motors, they emanate a dire force of 2,100 tons, that is homogeneous to a weight of some-more than 1,700 Audi A3 cars. The complicated servo expostulate can copy a impel curves of all a presses used in array production, and therefore guarantees apparatus contrast underneath picturesque conditions. In this way, a new machines save time and energy.
The new apparatus in Audi’s Toolmaking dialect is finished by 3 additional logging machines – dual vast core machines and one large-scale logging machine. The latter can routine components adult to 4.5 x 2.5 meters in size. Their foundations are done of polymer petrify and are upheld on springs. This prevents vibrations circuitously from inspiring a aspect peculiarity of a collection being processed. All 3 machines routine a collection with speeds of adult to 24,000 revolutions per notation – intensely boldly and precisely. With a new machines, a Toolmaking dialect places good significance on potency and apparatus conservation. Compared to a prior machines, a CO2 emissions of a new ones are reduced by 25 percent.
Audi’s toolmaking occupies a heading position among a general competition. This is reliable by awards such as mixed altogether victories in a eminent foe “Excellence in Production” as “Toolmaker of a Year” and a double feat in a Bavarian Quality Prize. Toolmaking has a pivotal position also within a group: It covers a whole sequence of sheet-metal prolongation and so plays a vital partial in securing a high peculiarity of a automobile bodies. Furthermore, Audi Toolmaking also reserve other brands of a Volkswagen Group with combining collection and physique assemblies.
At a Ingolstadt site alone, Audi Toolmaking now employs scarcely 1,000 people. Another 1,000 Audi employees are during work in a area of toolmaking during a sites in Neckarsulm, Barcelona (Spain), Győr (Hungary) und Beijing (China).