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MAG provides Boeing work in Russia


MAG provides machine tools to Russian titanium producer for Boeing work

MAG fulfilling 50 million Euro in orders for VSMPO-Avisma and its joint venture with Boeing, Ural Boeing Manufacturing in Salda, Russia.

Verkhnyaya Salda, July 2009 — MAG recently shipped a titanium profiler machining system to Russian titanium producer VSMPO-Avisma, as part of a 34-machine order valued at more than 50 million Euro. The MAG machines will provide critical manufacturing capacity to the newly established Landing Gear Manufacturing Center of Excellence in Verkhnyaya Salda, Russia, part of the Ural Boeing Manufacturing (UBM) joint venture with Boeing, and willproduce titanium components for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the Boeing 777 and other aircraft.

MAG was selected by VSMPO-Avisma and UBM as the main supplier of equipment, and MAG developed the production control process and engineering, as well as providing an extensive package of support services and tooling. The new machines will allow UBM to provide complete machining of precision titanium parts where it previously provided only rough parts. Members of the MAG team attended the UBM grand opening on July 7 in Verkhnyaya Salda. The event took place during the visit of President Barack Obama to Russia. MAG team members that worked on these machining systems assembled for a photo with one of the titanium profilers,and the photo was framed and presented at the UBM grand opening ceremony.

MAG team members shown with one of the Multi-axis Profilers built for the Ural
Boeing Manufacturing (UBM) joint venture before it shipped to Verkhnyaya Salda,

Members from Boeing, VSMPO and UBM at the opening ceremony in
Verkhnyaya Salda.

About MAG:

MAG is a leading machine tool and systems company serving thedurable-goods industry worldwide with complete manufacturing solutions. The company offers a comprehensive line of equipmentand technologies including process development, automatedassembly, turning, milling, automotive powertrain production, composites processing, maintenance, automation and controls, and core components. Key industrial markets served by these technologies include aerospace, automotive and truck, heavy equipment, oil and gas, rail, solar energy, wind turbine productionand general machining.

With manufacturing and support operations strategically locatedworldwide, MAG ranks as a leader in the capital equipment market.

A growing number of leading international companies are relying on the impressive innovation power of MAG to assure their technological leadership and prepare for future challenges.


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