Somers Forge is leading open die forger, offering one complete forging solution with inhouse forging, heat treatment, machining, testing. With a renowned international reputation Somers has a wealth of experience in the manufacture of high integrity parts through the use of carbon steel, alloy steel, stainless steel, inconel and titanium.
- Materials: Stainless steels
- Materials: Titanium
- Equipment: Non-destructive testing (NDT)
- Services: Machining
- Services: Mechanical testing
- Services: On-site heat treatment
- Services: Non-destructive testing (NDT)
Open Die Forging
Somers Forge draws upon on its decades of experience and merges this with industry innovation, through the use of the very latest forging techniques. The wide range of equipment including hammers and presses, means Somers can produce open die forgings from as little as 1 kg to in excess of 80 tonnes in weight, with lengths going up to 23 metres. The open die forging process can guarantee increased strength, the best microstructure, longer lifespan and less material waste providing customers with a cost saving.
Forgings are supplied in many different conditions, from black forging (unmachined), semi machined to finished machined forging. Somers are fully approved to the latest aerospace, nuclear and defence standards.