CAN-ENG Furnaces Contracted to Manufacture a Rotary Furnace for Weber Metals


CAN-ENG Furnaces International Limited has been contracted to design, manufacture, and commission a rotary furnace system for the heating and hot working of titanium and alloy billets and pre-formed shapes for Weber Metals Inc. of Paramount, California, Long Beach facility. Weber Metals is a subsidiary of Otto Fuchs KG of Meinerzhagen, Germany, and an operating unit of the Otto Fuchs Aerospace Group.

This large diameter rotary furnace is part of Weber Metals’ 60,000-ton press expansion project. The 60,000-ton press will allow Weber Metals to manufacture larger and lighter forgings utilizing more advanced materials and will incorporate the latest in green technology to reduce waste and energy consumption and increase efficiency. The new facility will house the largest aerospace forging press in the Americas, making some of the world’s largest monolithic forging components. CAN-ENG Furnaces International Limited is proud to be a part of this groundbteaking project.