UZER MAKINA EYES BIGGER EXPANSION
Uzer Makina, Turkey’s premier tyre curing press and curing mould manufacturer, has focused on tyre curing processes, including tyre curing presses, container mechanisms, and tyre curing molds and bladder molds, for the past 35 years. It has continually invested millions of dollars upgrading both its operating systems and the skills of its engineers and workers. Therefore, it can deliver world-class products in accordance with the requirements of tyre companies.
Uzer Makina almost has doubled working area especially for curing press during 2012, 2013 and 2014. As a result of these expansions, number of presses produced has increased 30 per cent and number of molds increased 30 per cent in the last three years. In addition for last three year developments, in this year 2015, Uzer Makina opens new building which will increase 30 per cent total production area. After the introduction of the new building, Uzer Makina will plan to invest new machines in order to increase manufacturing capacity for presses and molds business.
Uzer Makina has worked with top tyre manufacturers such as Bridgestone, Goodyear, and Pirelli. Its precision equipment meets the exacting requirements of its customers, and it has an impressive client list, serving top tyre manufacturers in Turkey, Europe, the USA, the Middle East, the Far East, and Russia.
One of Uzer Makina’s main products is tyre curing presses. Production of these had started almost 20 years ago with the 60in twin BOM dome-type mechanical presses. Since that time, Uzer Makina has delivered more than 250 sets of curing presses worldwide from mechanical to state-of-art hydraulic systems. The mechanical presses range from 40in twin cavity tilt back, to 104in single cavity slide back.
Uzer Makina has recently developed a new concept of hydraulic press for the production of passenger cars and light vehicle radial tyres. The press is called the ‘Floating Column’ due to its floating main columns which has been internationally patented, and it has no additional mold height adjustment system. All presses comply with CE regulations and all pressure vessels are certified and tested by notified bodies such as TUV Germany.