Amerequip required a conversion of their 11-piece, lasercut welded assembly which in turn, would reduce weight, improve quality, and minimize cost through improved production efficiencies with a one-piece design.
The customer required extremely fast lead time as well as complicated casting geometry for replacement cyclinders on an old obsolete compressor. MW Smith DXP Engineers, contacted Pumpworks Castings, LLC about the need for 2 Compressor Cylinders on an expedited basis.
To develop fasteners for building hardware for customer evaluation. Metal Injection Molding (MIM) was chosen as the manufacturing technology for the serial production. Annual quantity for the fasteners for building hardware is approximately 600,000 pieces in the first year; 1.2M pieces the following years.