In addition to our semi-finished products we offer toll work in nearly all areas of our production operations - melting and remelting, hot and cold rolling and a wide range of plant services involving finishing work.
In the field of hire work, we welcome inquiries about materials outside our own semi-finished product lines, e.g. stainless steels, copper materials or other metal products. Talk it over with us!
Our modern forging press works with a pressing/compression force of up to 4,500 tons and has two rail-mounted manipulators.
In particular, our forging process has the following possibilities:
Some basic information:
We offer our customers toll forging for the following products:
“B2” Blooming and Slabbing Mill (also referred to as roughing or cogging mill) in Duisburg, Germany.
VDM Metals operates a blooming and slabbing mill, which is capable of converting ingots or slabs of steel (unalloyed or alloyed), stainless and specialty steels, nickel and nickel alloys, titanium and other non-ferrous alloys into slabs or square billets by hot rolling:
This rolling mill is recommendable to produce input sizes/formats for strip, plate or bar production as well for the production of heavy plate.
Our process flexibility and tremendous speed of this conversion process, results in one of the most cost-effective hot forming processes available for the conversion of ingots or slabs into smaller dimensions for further processing.
We can hot roll sheets with thicknesses > 3 mm on our four-high mill with finished widths of up to 2,500 mm and lengths up to 12,000 mm. We specialize in the working of small plates. We also provide a wide variety of materials covering a very broad range of experience. We are able to offer: