VAPTECH Successful Commissioning Two High Efficiency Production Lines For The Automotive Industry

In December 2016, VAPTECH successfully put into operation 2 high efficiency sheet metal forming lines for a leading manufacturer in the automotive industry in Europe.

VAPTECH’ metal forming production lines for this client are tailored solutions based on H-frame mechanical presses 3150 kN and 4500 kN together with uncoiling devices and combined straightening and feeding devices.


VAPTECH’ metal forming lines on site before commissioning

Both H-frame mechanical presses and feeding devices are are fully automated. The automation systems used, are designed by VAPTECH to ensure high production efficiency and reliability


Production line based on 4500kN mechanical press


Bolster plate for one of the presses



VAPTECH is a global supplier of equipment and services for both hydropower and metal forming industries. Founded in 1914, VAPTECH holds its headquarters in Sofia, Bulgaria, as well as its production facility in Pleven, Bulgaria located on more than 40,000 sq.m.


VAPTECH delivers complete automated production lines for the metal forming industry with a main focus on custom designed hydraulic/mechanical presses and coil handling equipment. VAPTECH has more than 50 years in production of presses. To date, all machines are manufactured and tested in our workshop. In the last 15 years, VAPTECH has delivered more than 5000 press solutions. VAPTECH’ metal forming sector serves the automotive, HVAC, white goods, consumer electronics, metal packing industry and other industries.


Jordan Bonev
Sales expert
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