The company operates within a niche in the offshore industry, where they produce measuring equipment consisting mainly of hydraulic components in stainless steel. They are the world market leader in this field and produce components that work down to 2500 meters depth, under extreme conditions, where the quality and finish should be okay, in order to withstand the load.
Therefore, the purity essential to ensure the quality of the finished product, which is granted a 25 year factory warranty, which says something about the high requirements for the cleanliness of the items. The load subject is exposed, means that even the smallest particles of glands etc. can mean a defective item when it is used under the sea.
They had an older multi-stage systems without automatic loading- and unloading as well as a lifting capacity of just under, with respect to the types of items which are washed. In addition, the tanks were significantly smaller in the washing plant, which resulted in problems with capacity and production downtime due to outdated technology.
Handle larger batches of components
Reduced process cycle time
The process cycle for washing has been reduced
Better cleaning results and better finish
User-friendly batch handling
A more automated process and improved working conditions