Sonaca Montreal expands capacity with state-of-the-art Liné Machines 5-axis high rail vertical gantry mill
Sonaca Montreal, world leader in the manufacture of large aluminum aerostructure components for commercial and business aviation chooses Fives Liné Machines located in Granby, Quebec as partner to develop a high speed, technologically-advanced and maintenance-friendly 5-axis gantry mill.
Operator and maintenance-friendly features
Maintenance and operator-friendly features were design priorities in the development of the Liné Machines Powermill V for Sonaca Montreal. The speed and power of the Liné Machines Powermill V spindle and axes drive systems provide substantial metal removal capabilities. “Working with the customer Fives Liné Machines engineered a superior solution that places a high priority on accuracy, quality, reliability and in-process systems.” said Brian Kilpatrick, Regional Sales Manager at Fives Liné Machines.
Sonaca Montreal will be showing the capabilities of the Liné Machines Powermill V to their customers at an open house on December 11th, 2017. The Canadian/Quebec governments supported the purchase of the high-performance machine through long term loans.