Symach has announced the development of a cutting-edge 3,000-square-meter technical department in the 16,000-square-foot facility at Calderara di Reno, Bologna, Italy.
It will be equipped with a complete TRUMPF machining line including a TruPunch 3000 Sheetmaster machine for cutting sheet metal and loading, unloading and selecting parts, as well as a TruBend Series 5000 bending machine.
Symach owner and president Osvaldo Bergaglio said the company were making a significant investment of approximately 1.5 million Euros in this equipment.
"[It] will provide Symach with the best tooling for optimizing production and having direct control over the quality of our products.”
In addition, it will increase production capacity by almost five times. Bergaglio said this will allow Symach to reduce delivery times and costs, as well as the ever-increasing quality assurance of the company’s product.
The machine installation is scheduled for January 2018 and the department is expected to be fully operational in March 2018.
Currently, the departmental staff is completing training at the TRUMPF headquarters in Milan, Italy, to learn how to best utilize the machines.
Symach has specialized in body shop design, construction and installation of its state-of-the-art technology and equipment worldwide since 2010.
There are now more than 70 customers around the world utilizing the Symach FixLine model.