MAPNA Group has put into operation a new direct freeze- and single crystal-casting line in the outskirts of Karaj, Alborz Province.
The new casting line was launched at MAPNA Turbine Blade Engineering and Manufacturing Company (PARTO) on Sunday, November 28, 2021, in a ceremony attended by Energy Minister Ali-Akbar Mehrabian and MAPNA President Abbas Aliabadi.
The casting line will be used to manufacture blades for F-Class turbines.
On the same day, MAPNA launched a modern static excitation system, dubbed MAPEX.
Designed and manufactured by MAPNA Electric & Control Engineering & Manufacturing (MECO), MAPEX is designed for voltage control of medium and large generators, with a 470-amper power, to ensure high performance, stability and reliability in power generation.
Functional modules of MAPEX comprise ARM microprocessors and DSP technology, allowing customization of hardware and software expansions based on customer’s specifications and requirements.
Energy Minister’s Visit
During the inauguration day, the energy minister toured MECO, PARTO and other MAPNA factories and was briefed about the latest achievements and capabilities of MAPNA Group in key industrial sectors.
Mehrabian highlighted the private sector’s vital role in Iran’s industrial development and said “MAPNA Group, and its achievements, follow the arduous efforts of the country’s elites to realize such plans.”
Referring to the high quality of MAPNA Group products, the energy minister noted, “Some MAPNA products have secured their positions in the international markets, competing with giant international brands.”