FACILITY ALLOCATION PROJECT PROVES TO BE A SUCCESS
In the course of the project, workshops for production of PDC bits, accessories and tooling were moved to Volgaburmash' main production building, a new production line was mastered. Besides new equipment for DTH bits production was introduced and equipment for production of TCI and large diameter bits was upgraded.
As a result of the project, we reduced production logistics costs, optimized using equipment for different types of products, upgraded tooling facility, cut our energy costs. All these factors gave us an opportunity to decrease fixed costs by 25% while retaining productive capacity.
Volgaburmash and Uralburmash are Russia’s largest companies producing rock-cutting tools