FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Globe Metal Acquires New Kajman 1000 Alligator Shear
Cutting edge Kajman 1000 Alligator Shear allows Globe Metal to shear stainless pipe and plate to produce foundry-grade cut plate prepared for any customer’s specifications.
Montreal, Quebec: Globe Metal is proud to announce the purchase of a brand new Kajman 1000 Alligator Shear. This new machine allows Globe Metal to shear stainless pipe and plate to produce foundry-grade cut plate prepared for any customer’s specifications. It is also capable of producing any size of Ferro additives as per their customers’ exacting requirements.
The new Kajman 1000 Alligator Shear is known as the “Rolls Royce” of alligator shears. It has a blade length of approximately 40 inches (1,000 mm), a max opening of roughly 23 inches (580 mm), and a maximum force of 348 tonnes (3100 kN). Its cut profile is round and approximately 3.5 inches, with a 3-inch plate.
Globe Metal CEO Jeff Solomon on the acquisition: “The addition of the Kajman 1000 Alligator Shear puts Globe Metal in a position to produce finished product in-house instead of having to rely on outside contractors. The tool gives us better cost control. It puts us in a position to control quality from our production floor instead of having to rely on third-party processors. It also allows us to perform just-in-time deliveries and have better control over stringent delivery dates by managing all aspects of production in-house”.
Globe Metal appreciates the help and technical expertise of Alan Zelunka at Gensco Equipment in Toronto.
Kajman 1000 Alligator Shear Photo:
For more information:
Doug Veitch, COO
Office: (450) 635-9397 ext. 40
Toll free: (800) 700-6382 ext. 40
Cell: (514) 601-2124
About Globe Metal
Located in Montreal and servicing North America and around the world, Globe Metal is a worldwide leader scrap metal recycler, specializing in tungsten carbide, high-speed steel, molybdenum, cobalt, nickel, tantalum, metal powder, and thermal spray.