TE Connectivity | Hard Anodizing Plant

Location

UK, Swindon

Year

2015

Automated hard anodizing line with neutralization waste water treatment plant

Extension to customer’s main production facility in the UK, which is currently supplying extruded aluminum components for use in the aviation market. Delivery scope included a fully automated, medium size hard anodizing line and advanced waste water treatment plant with installation and commissioning.

 

GE Aviation | CCL

Location

United Arab Emirates, Dubai

Year

2015

Plant description

Delivery of a engine cleaning shop including; Automated Chemical Cleaning Line, Fluorescent Penetrant Inspection Line, Mechanical Cleaning and Magnetic particle inspection equipment for Aero Engines.

Special remarks

Turnkey delivery of full scale Cleaning Shop including Waste Water Treatment Plant for maintenance (MRO) of large passenger airplane engines.
Delivery included automated chemical cleaning line, fluorescent penetrant inspection line, magnetic particle inspection system, mechanical cleaning system and water treatment system with water recycling of waste water.

RR | Etching Line

Location

Singapore

Year

2014

Plant description

Etching line for aero engine components.

 

Patricomp Oy | Anodizing Plant modernization to TSA

Location

Finland, Halli

Year

2013

Rapid process and equipment modernization of CAA to TSA in an existing and well maintained anodizing line

Modernization of automated anodizing plant from Chromic acid to Tartaric Sulfuric Acid (TSA) anodizing. Original plant was built in the late 1980’s, and with this upgrade meeting the REACH regulation and Airbus qualification for aircraft parts anodizing was made possible. The project installation was made by Galvatek experts ahead of schedule in December 2013.

More information in an article about the Hexavalent chromium ban in 2017 at the Patricomp TSA modernization project.

EADS PZL | Modernization

Location

Poland, Warsaw

Year

2013

Plant description

Modernization of automated anodizing plant.

Special remarks

Chromic acid anodizing upgrade to Tartaric Sulfuric Acid (TSA) anodizing.

KHI (Kawasaki Heavy Industries) | Chemical Cleaning Line with Robotics

Location

Japan, Aichi

Year

2012

Aero engine parts chemical cleaning and etching combined with robotics

Automated Chemical Cleaning and Etching Line for aero engine components. In the Kawasaki plant, the previously manual sections of the processes – and often inconvenient interuptive sections of the automatic processes – have been replaced with advanced robotics. Galvatek’s plant design for Kawasaki is first of its kind where the whole process involving parts handling is fully automated. The whole process and the equipment are controlled by unique control system, Galcont,  developed by Galvatek.

 

HAESL | CCL

Location

China, Hong Kong

Year

2010

Plant description

Automated Chemical Cleaning Line for Aero Engines.

Special remarks

High capacity cleaning line with an overhead crane on which the basket transporter travels. The walk-in-spray booth is used for random manual cleaning of parts.

SR Technics | Modernization

Location

Switzerland, Zurich

Year

2009

Plant description

Modernization of Chemical Cleaning Line.

Special remarks

Modernisation of an older Galvatek plant supplied in the mid 1980’s.