Serving the Trucking & Transportation Industry
Continuing our automotive expertise, we produce parts for the heavy truck and transportation industry. Quality and precision in this industry is of the upmost importance for the safety of drivers, mechanics and families sharing the highway. At Meadville Forging Company, we take that seriously and it’s why we’ve focused on improvement and perfection in our work for over 60 years.
Steel Forged Parts Produced
Shafts | PTO Gears
MFC supplies various parts that support the Heavy Truck and Emergency/Fire vehicles. These Gears and Shafts are some of the heaviest parts that MFC manufactures, weighing in around 30lbs! Supplying to such important industries showcases MFC’s dedication to our On Time Delivery performance of parts.
Why manufacture HEAVY TRUCK parts with Meadville Forging
Our Heavy Truck Part Steel Forging Process
Tool and Die
Our tooling is machined in-house using software that directly integrates to our solid modeling system, which reduces manufacturing errors and improves throughput. We’re able to cut production time for clients and continue to ensure the high quality product we promise from start to finish.
The Meadville Forging steel yard includes eight saws, including four Tsune CNC controlled carbide cut-off saws which cut very high carbon steels without incurring quality defects. The Yard can process 88,087,945 lbs. of steel sourced from various steel mills, shear 7,000,000 billets and saw 2,700,000 billets of various diameters and weight.
Steel Forging Process
Our systems reduce forging stock and provide net shape, high-quality flash-less and reduced flash forging designs. And Meadville Forging Co. heat treating capabilities include quench and temper, normalizing, and annealing (including soft, spherodize, and iso-thermal).
The 59,000 square foot facility houses 52 CNC Lathes, eight CNC Milling centers, and four Induction Hardening Machines. Our CNC Machining facility ships 4-5 truckloads of parts daily, containing between 3K-12K parts depending on size and weight. Over 4.5 Million parts are shipped annually.
Meadville Forging Company facilities are registered with the IATF 16949 and ISO 9001 Quality Standards. And our internal quality assurance processes are evaluated to drive improvement using technology. Meadville Forging has expertise in material handling, improved process capability, and scrap reduction and utilizes Ignition SPC data collection software to deliver high precision parts on time every time.
We'd welcome the opportunity to speak with you about your steel forging project for the automotive, heavy truck/transportation, oil & gas or other industry. Click here to tell us more about your project.