Forged Components Inc. acquires eight additional heat treatment furnaces and a 16,000 lb. polymer, and 30,000 lb. water quench tank from facilities formerly owned by Forge USA.
Humble, TX -- (SBWIRE) -- 04/06/2018 -- In July of 2017, Forged Components Inc. (FCI) acquired hammer forge and heat treatment facilities from Forge USA. This added eight additional heat-treatment furnaces to the existing furnaces located at the Humble and Navasota forging locations. This acquisition also included both a 16,000 lb. polymer, and 30,000 lb. water quench tank. This facility purchase has added 300,000 lbs. of heat treating capacity to the existing heat treatment furnaces located at the Humble and Navasota FCI forging locations.
As a result, FCI now operates from over 300,000 sq. ft. and 50 acres of manufacturing facilities. This includes:
- Corporate office and main manufacturing and storage facility at Humble, Texas
- Heavy forge and machining facility at Navasota, Texas
- Small forging and manual machining facility at Porter, Texas
- CNC machining facility in Houston, Texas
- The new hammer forge and heat treatment facility in Houston, Texas acquired from Forge USA
"This is just another example of how–over the last 20 years–FCI has invested and re-invested in forging and machining equipment to expand production capacity and stay ahead of our customer's needs," said David Allen, a Business Development/Sales Leader at FCI. "We will continue to meet and exceed industry needs by manufacturing and providing quality products and services."
The forging and machining facilities are equipped with: 350-ton, 1750-ton, 2000-ton, and 3000-ton open-die hydraulic forge presses, a 14,000 lb. Chambersburg open-die hammer, a 300-ton California Ring Roll, and a wide range of machine tools including CNC lathes, machining centers, manual VTL's, milling machines, drill presses, and saws. FCI is capable of producing open-die and semi-closed die forged shapes weighing from 5 to 50,000 lbs.
In addition to an extensive finished and semi-finished product inventory, FCI maintains a large inventory of bar, billet, and ingot materials in carbon, alloy, and stainless steel in certifiable ASME, API and ANSI material grades to service our customer's special orders.
About Forged Components, Inc.
Forged Components, Inc. (FCI) is a global leader in the forging, machining and manufacture of integral self-reinforced connections for ASME pressure vessels LWN, HB, I1, I2, I3 E, Q-Lip nozzles, butt weld stub end connections, studding outlets, and ASME B.16 Series A & B large diameter flanges and blinds.
FCI operates from over 300,000 square-feet of manufacturing facilities at multiple locations throughout Texas in Houston, Humble, Porter and Navasota, with its main corporate office and manufacturing/storage facility situated in Humble. In addition to pressure vessel connections and pressure vessel flange products, FCI produces forgings for the energy, petrochemical, refinery, power generation and oil/gas exploration and production industries.
Forged Components, Inc.