VAPTECH Has Successfully Commissioned Transfer Press PE50K

VAPTECH has successfully commissioned transfer press for one of the biggest can making producers in Europe.

Together with this machine VAPTECH delivered to its client 11 O-frame presses which will be used for production of metal packaging.

PE50K was designed and manufactured according to specific customer requirements. It is a completely automated mechanical press with nominal force 500 kN and speed up to 175 strokes per minutes. Press is intended for automatic production of easy-open can tops, with 12 station progressive tool and automatic sheet feeder.


Lay-out of transfer press PE50K


Transfer press PE50K



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.


Mariela Spasova
Marketing Manager
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