Siloma purchased and put into exploitation new production equipment at a half million leva value.
Since the beginning of 2012 in one of the workshops some new production equipment, purchased by the project “Siloma’s competitiveness increasing via investment in modernization and renovation of the production equipment”, realized by the Operational program “Developing of the Bulgarian economics competitiveness 2007 – 2013”, co-financed by the European Union and the European Fund for Regional Development. The following items has been purchased and put into exploitation:
- 1. Cutting machine for steel sheets – combined, plasma and oxyfuel torches, model Microstep Mastercut-X 6001.25PG;
- 2. Hydraulic press brake CNC, BAYKAL APHS 3116x300;
- 3. Hydraulic variable-rake guillotine CNC, BAYKAL HNC 3100x16;
- 4. Autodesk Product Design Suite Ultimate 2012 Get Current Upgrade (renovation of the Autodesk Inventor Series R10-R11).
The expectation is after finishing this project 60% of the investment to be granted to Siloma from the Competitiveness Operational program.
As a result of this investment of the new equipment and software an increasing of the quality of the products should occur and a reduction of the production expenditure as well.