BMW Group opens new automated steel pressing facility at Swindon plant
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MAY 28, 2022
The new press will produce steel panels for the MINI plant in Oxford at twice the rate of the old equipment which it replaces, with the steel blanks and finished panels handled by a new fleet of Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs). New automated steel pressing facility at Swindon plant. The pressure which the new press can apply is 2,500 tonnes.