Starting from 2010 Lucchini RS is equipped with a new highly technological Rolling Mill with a maximum rolling capacity based on our current mix of approximately 240.000 pcs/year. We can cover all typologies of wheels up to external diameter 1.450 mm.
All the products manufactured by Lucchini RS are produced with steel coming from Still Mill line of Lovere Plant (Italy). This facility lets Lucchini RS produce a very high-quality steel, continuously subjected to developments and improvements according to Metallurgical R&D results. Moreover steel grades are tailored on Customers’ requirements and local particular conditions during in-service operations.
Lucchini RS is focused on the design, production and assembly of all types of wheels for passenger and goods rail-bound transportation such as monobloc, tyred, resilient and low noise wheels from ø 300 up to ø 1500.
INTEGRATED PRODUCTION PROCESS
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Heating furnace for ingot section
9,000 tons press
Rolling mill for wheels
5,000 tons press
Heat treatment furnace
Heat treatment tanks