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Capalex took delivery of a new 850 MT direct aluminium extrusion press.


Delivery of the new Direct Extrusion Press


850 MT Direct extrusion press - delivery



Capalex will shut down as usual over the Christmas period. We will be closing on Friday 19th December and will re-open on Thursday, 2nd January.


The 'Red' press was taken out of production for 2 week to enable a refurbishment of the hydraulic system. a new pump and associated control systems were installed.
This has improved the operational efficiency of the system by over 15%
Energy efficiencies are also expected.
The dead cycle time of the press has been reduced by over 5 seconds.


As usual, Capalex will not be having a summer shut down and will continue to work as normal through the summer months.


Capalex have took delivery of a Linea Pack spiral wrapping machine.
This will enhance our spiral wrapping capability of our aluminium extrusions, giving better protection to the product.


Capital Aluminium Extrusions Ltd. can now be found at the International Aerospace Quality Group, through their Online Aerospace Supplier International System, OASIS. Our Oasis Identification Number, or OIN, is 6136158943. The site is accessible here


Capalex can now confirm that it has achieved AS9100 Revision C accreditation as from December 2012.
This is on top of existing ISO9001-2008 accreditation.
AS9001 has over 100 more stringent factors than ISO9001-2008.
A copy of the certificate, in PDF format, is always available in our Download section.


Capalex re opens on Wednesday, 2nd January 2013

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