The new member of the Dolly family, the Dolly pair with 2 x 15t load capacity, with new technical improvements and a more modern appearance has been built in the GD plant in Lajosmizse. The youngest member of the family has been developed and built for the Swiss Stadler company, especially for transport and movement of railway carriages.
A New Footprint of GD in the Field of Aircraft Building in Europe
GD has all reason to be proud of another success in the field of products of their own design and manufacturing, as they delivered a conveyor system serving an aircraft cockpit production line to the french company Stelia Aerospace.
Many times my heart starts jumping when I see hungarian products in the international markets. Man is always taken by pride and by the heat when the products of his small country appear on shelves or on posters in abroad. I had the same feeling in my story too, but the only difference is ,that I could see how a machine manufactured and designed by a hungarian company became into life in Los Angeles, USA.
Hungarian value-added at the manufacturing of the French TGV
GD Was entrusted during cooperation with Latecoere (FR) to design, manufacture and to execute the site assembly of a special device for Alstom in La Rochelle plant. The special assembly device was ordered for manufacturing the newest Alstom aluminum train wagon. The design and site assembly work was done in cooperation with Latecoere, however the whole manufacturing task was completed by GD alone. The new wagon types will be operated in inter alia the world famous TGV trains too. Thus at least GD could take part of the creation of a product representing the highest European standard.
GD lifting tables for train vehicle repair and maintenance
GD develops and manufactures special lifting tables for train vehicle repair and maintenance since 2002. Due to the large size of train vehicles it is necessary to elevate and move the maintenance stuff safely around the vehicle. In some cases the heavy and large sized parts unit has to be moved by lifting table under the vehicle. GD offer devices in a wide range for both the above mentioned tasks.
The 2x10 tons GD Dollies have been developed in 2013 by GD. First of all with this innovation GD wanted to solve the issue of moving huge weights and size of loads.The special feature of the Dollies that the chassis of their carriage are able to turn in 1 spot, therefore to change the direction in curve way during movement is not needed, even so the load can be transported in straight lines. During its introducing to the market several new opporunities have come up regarding its application, some of which has been already accomplished.
The ability of innovation is the condition of company’s development
In GD’s history the year of 2013 was a hard challenge. In the Hungarian market the growth of the market demand was not noticable still. Therefore the export has got more focus in our market tasks.
The aircraft industry soars in Western Europe! This gives an opportunity to all companies, which with their professional knowledge and technological readiness able to be a part of this prosperous industry. In 2013 we have been a succesfully part of more project in aircraft industry which helped us to survive the Hungarian’ difficulties therefore given a basis for a strong and increasing presence in the leading sectors of Western Europe.
Cranes and lifting equipment for DPS Station of Metro Traffic Kelenföldi
Our company designed, produced and installed the cranes and technology lifting equipments in the garage of the Metro4 in Kelenföld. In this newsletter we report you about the installed cranes. The indoor cranes will help in the repairing the subway cars. Outside the buildings there are two gantry cranes which will help in the loading of rails and other long parts.
Theatre Bóbita Puppet Theatre of Pécs Zsolnay Cultural Quarter
GD made it's first reference in the theatre technique in Pécs city. We designed and installed the theatre technique units of the new Bóbita Theatre, which was built as the part of the Zsolnai Cultural Center in the Year of the European Culture.
Many people do not even know, that in the downtown of Budapest, near the River Danube, in a little dome building of the University of Technology and Economics there is a 100 kW nuclear reactor where the engineer and physicist students are trained. Our comany got the commission of the renovation, modernization and capacity increasing of the circular overhead travelling crane over the nuclear reactor.