Development and production of cast iron Cylinder Blocks for Passenger Cars and Commercial Vehicles
The plant is specialised in the development and production of cast iron cylinder blocks, which are supplied raw/untreated, for passenger cars and commercial vehicles. Furthermore, HDT provides support to customers and engineering companies, both in China and abroad, for co-design activities, including the manufacture of prototypes.
The HuaDongTeksid (HDT) foundry is located in Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, between Shanghai and Nanjing. It is connected to the main industrial centers by a network of railways and highways, as well as water ways through Zhenjiang harbor.
The yearly production capacity is 75,000 tons.
HDT’s commitment to Quality, Safety and the Environment is confirmed by its numerous certifications, amongst which are ISO/TS 16949, ISO 14001, OHSAS18001.
Main Customers: S-GM-Wuling, S-VW, FCA-GAC, Hyundai, BAPC, Naveco, in China, and Mahindra&Mahindra, Hyundai India, FCA, abroad.
|Melting||Cupola melting (21 t/h)
2 holding induction furnaces (45 t each)
|Pouring||2 automatic 15 t induction furnaces|
|Moulding||1 HWS 800 x 1000 x (350+350) mm moulding line
2 automatic core setting machines
|Core-making||3 automatic lines (14 core blowers, 25 robots, 4 drying ovens) for cold box cores
3 semiautomatic machines for smaller cold-box cores
|Finishing||Finishing lines with high automation and different techniques (grinding, trimming, shot-blasting)|
|Machining||2 machining centres|
Metallurgical Labo (Spectrometers, LECO analyzer, dynamometer, …)
3D dimensional control machines, optical scanning machines
CATIA, Unigraphics, …
Magmasoft for core filling and pouring
Una grande varietà di prodotti
A large variety of cylinder blocks
HDT produces Cylinder Blocks for petrol and diesel engines, from 27 kg up to 100 kg. It has the equipment and know-how for the production of thin wall blocks (3.0+/-0.5 mm).