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Xuzhou

Bradken (Xuzhou) Metal Equipment Manufacturing Co., Ltd
Opened:6th November 2007

Xuzhou is a heavy industry centre with a highly skilled workforce in the areas predominantly required by Bradken for high quality rail fabrications

Xuzhou is a Wholly Owned Foreign Enterprise (WOFE).

Xuzhou staff were trained in Australia in Bradken facilities and will produce to Bradken specifications and quality procedures

Bradken Xuzhou – Stage 1 Operational

Dimensions

  • 6,000 m2 Workshop
  • 6,000 m2 Office, Canteen, Services & Store
  • 6,000 m2 Hardstand

Equipment

  • 20 m x 6 m, 4 head plasma cutting bed
  • 6 m Guillotine up to 16mm thickness
  • 12 m / 500 tonne press
  • 1200 mm x 1200 mm 350 tonne press
  • 2 bays with each with 4 cranes 20 – 10 – 10 – 20 (each 20 has a secondary 5)
  • 20m x 6 m Paint Booth
  • 20 m x 6 m Blast Chamber
  • Reticulated Natural Gas / Oxygen / Compressed Air / 2 Welding Gasses - mixing Stations

Construction

The facility was built in 162 days with 130 construction days

Bradken Xuzhou - Stage 2 opened XX 2008

Dimensions

  • 16,200 m2 Workshop
  • 4,000 m2 Hardstand

Equipment

  • 3 bays with each with 5 cranes 10 – 20 – 20 – 20 - 25 (each 20 & 25 has a secondary 5)
  • 2 x 20 m x 6 m Paint Booths
  • 2 x 20 m x 6 m Blast Chambers
  • Reticulated Natural Gas / Oxygen / Compressed Air / 2 Welding Gasses - mixing Stations

Wagon Build Capabilities

With the addition of our Xuzhou fabrication facility Bradken’s Rail Division has significantly increased its freight wagon capability to meet the expanding needs of its customers.