GKN Sinter Metals states that it is expanding capacity to meet increasing demand from global and domestic customers in China. New equipment has been installed in its plant in Danyang, Jiangsu province, China, which will increase production capacity by 30%.
The investment will see new presses, furnaces and induction hardening machines installed at the plant, all of which are said to be state-of-the-art equipment meeting GKN’s global standards.
GKN Sinter Metals’ business in China has been growing significantly and is expected to double in the next few years. The plant manufactures Powder Metallurgy components for automotive power-train applications.
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