Gonzalez brothers S.A. is a company located in the street Valportillo first No. 3, in Alcobendas (Madrid), of 53 years old and 35 workers. It works 24 hours a day in three shifts. It has implemented the ISO 9001.2008; ISO TS 16949.2009 and in the process of the IATF 16949.2016. The realization of the energy audit under the US-METAL project is an opportunity not only to learn the possibilities of saving, but to control processes more efficiently.
The activity of the company is the metallic coating of parts with finishes of zinc, zinc alloy, phosphating of zinc and manganese phosphated. It has four production lines. It uses only electricity.
Shares of energy efficiency
Note that there is interest in the company from the address to optimize systems and equipment. Systems enhancements have been made because the company has qualified staff dedicated to the maintenance and control of the equipment and systems: there is interest in improving performance and renew the equipment by others more efficient. They have been changing gradually lighting by led, with the exception of a part of the warehouse and corridors.
Gonzalez brothers S.A. are interested in measuring the consumption to control processes and optimize them. There is interest, a thorough elaborate work from the technical office, accompanied by a monitoring system would give way to find weaknesses and strengths to implement measures that will improve the energy efficiency and control.