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Motor manufacturer buys L&L furnace for heat-treating parts

L&L Special Furnace Co., Inc., has supplied an electric box furnace to a Midwestern engine manufacturer that produces parts for large industrial engines, motor and steam generators. The furnace has an effective work zone of 22” wide by 18” high by 22” deep, as well as a...

September 14, 2018

Grieve offers 2,000°F electric inert atmosphere furnace

No. 989 is an electrically heated, 2,000°F (1,093°C) inert atmosphere furnace from Grieve, used to process fabricated parts at the customer’s facility. Workspace dimensions measure 30” W x 48” D x 30” H. 57KW are installed in nickel chrome wire coils supported by...

September 14, 2018

Kanthal acquires heating elements maker Custom Electric

Kanthal acquired privately owned Custom Electric Manufacturing Co., headquartered in Wixom, Michigan. The company is a leading manufacturer of original equipment and replacement heating elements in North America. “The acquisition further strengthens our footprint in the North American...

September 14, 2018

All Metals & Forge Group promotes cost, quality benefits

All Metals & Forge Group manufactures high-quality seamless rolled rings with excellent tensile and yield properties for gear, bearing, and heavy machinery applications. It can produce forged rings in diameters up to 108 inches for steel alloys and up to 80 inches for other metals, with wall...

September 14, 2018

Can-Eng Furnaces chosen to deliver fastener hardening system

Can-Eng Furnaces International Ltd. has been contracted to design and commission a complete large-capacity fastener hardening furnace system for a Tier 1 automotive supplier based in Detroit. This contract is a result of successfully delivering multiple systems to this customer over a 20-year...

September 14, 2018

Ecoclean offers solvents as superior cleaning alternative

The task of industrial part cleaning is to achieve the cleanliness required for high-quality downstream processes – e.g., coating, adhesive bonding, welding, curing –  in a reliable, but also cost-efficient and resource-saving manner. The success of this operation is critically...

September 14, 2018

Amsted Rail® buys furnace line from AFC Holcroft

Amsted Rail®, a global leader in fully integrated freight-car systems for the heavy haul rail market has added a new, complete AFC-Holcroft UBH line to meet a growing need for additional heat-treatment capacity. This latest purchase includes a batch style carburizing furnace, two expansion...

September 14, 2018

E Instruments has new E1500 gas analyzer

E Instruments International’s E1500 portable flue gas analyzer is designed for emissions monitoring, maintenance, and tuning of boilers, burners, engines, furnaces, turbines, kilns, incinerators, and many other industrial combustion processes. The E1500 includes: Gas sensors for O2...

September 14, 2018

TPS ships Gruenberg cabinet oven to R&D industry

Thermal Product Solutions (TPS), a global manufacturer of thermal-processing equipment, announced the shipment of a Gruenberg cabinet oven to the research and development industry. This Class B oven will process up to 5 gallons of water per batch from 1,500 pounds of metal powder. The maximum...

September 14, 2018

Liftomatic releases below-hook drum handling system

Buffalo Grove, Illinois, Liftomatic Material Handling, Inc., an industry-leading material handling equipment manufacturer, recently expanded its line of innovative drum handling equipment to include the new model 3A-HD-BHDL, a below-hook drum handling system. The 3A-HD-BHDL is a fully automatic...

September 14, 2018

Bodycote to open new heat-treatment facility in U.K.

Bodycote, the world’s largest provider of heat treatments and specialist thermal processing services, has announced the opening of a new facility in the Advanced Manufacturing Park (AMP), Rotherham, Yorkshire, to support the aerospace and power generation markets in the U.K. and...

September 14, 2018

Gasbarre Furnace/J.L. Becker delivers temper furnaces

Gasbarre Furnace Group/J.L. Becker recently shipped a pair of 36” x 48” x 36” electrically heated temper furnaces to a major drive supplier in the Southeast. The furnaces are designed to preheat workloads before hardening and temper workloads after hardening. Their maximum...

September 14, 2018

Thermal Product Solutions ships Gruenberg bench oven

Thermal Product Solutions (TPS), a global manufacturer of thermal-processing equipment, announced the shipment of a custom Gruenberg bench oven to the movable machinery industry. The bench oven is rated for Class B operation per the NFPA 86 specifications. This bench oven will be used in the...

September 14, 2018

Registration for Powder Metallurgy Sintering Seminar open

Registration is open for one of the powder metallurgy (PM) industry’s most popular programs, the PM Sintering Seminar. The event will be held September 25-26, 2018, at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, State College, Pennsylvania. Held every two years, this two-day seminar is meant...

September 14, 2018

MIM2019 Conference calls for presentations

An official call for presentations has been announced for MIM2019, International Conference on Injection Molding of Metals, Ceramics and Carbides, to be held in the Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, Florida, February 25-27, 2019. Authors have until September 28, 2018, to submit presentation...

September 14, 2018

Tenova contracted to supply roll grinding machine

Tenova, a company of the Techint Group specialized in innovative solutions for the metals and mining industries, has been contracted by JW Aluminum to supply a roll grinding machine for work rolls and back-up rolls, a chock changer for work rolls and back-up rolls, and a chock tilter for its...

September 14, 2018

FMS Corporation design takes award in MPIF contest

The winners in the 2018 Powder Metallurgy (PM) Design Excellence Awards competition, sponsored by the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF), demonstrate outstanding examples of PM’s diversity. The grand prize in the Hand Tools/Recreation category was won by FMS Corporation for three...

September 14, 2018

Wisconsin Oven ships aluminum aging ovens to automotive parts manufacturer

Wisconsin Oven Corporation announced the shipment of four electrically heated enhanced duty walk-in ovens to an automotive parts manufacturer. These industrial ovens will be used for aging aluminum parts. The walk-in ovens have a maximum operating temperature of 260°C (500°F) and work...

September 14, 2018

For quality welds, measure surface temperature of cooling metal

CAS DataLoggers recently provided the dataTaker datalogging solution for a welding company manufacturing a variety of metal parts. In many jobs, workers needed to measure surface temperature of long lengths of pipe. The high heat applied during the welding process distorts and warps the metal as...

September 11, 2018

E Instruments offers combustion gas and emissions analyzer

The E4500-S from E Instruments, featuring automatic data saving and expanded internal memory, and Bluetooth wireless communication and software, measures NOx and SOx quickly and accurately. The E4500-S includes: Four gas sensors: O2, CO, NO, & SO2 Dilution pump for CO...

September 11, 2018

Grieve 861 dries small parts on site

No. 861 is a 250°F (121°C), special electrically heated oven from Grieve, currently used for drying small parts in a tray at the customer’s facility. 3 KW are installed in Incoloy-sheathed tubular heating elements, while a 300 CFM, 1/3 HP recirculating blower provides vertical...

September 11, 2018

PowderMet2019 and AMPM2019

The Metal Powder Industries Federation has issued a call for papers and posters for PowderMet2019 and AMPM2019, to be held June 23-26, 2019. The deadline for submitting abstracts to the conferences in Phoenix, Arizona, is November 9, 2018. For PowderMet2019, regular technical sessions include...

September 11, 2018

Metallographic preparation of non-ferrous materials

Buehler Ltd., an ITW company, announces a complimentary webinar series. The first webinar will run from September 25-27, 2018. Buehler is a global industrial manufacturer of value-added consumables and specialty material testing equipment. The series of Metallographic Preparation Seminars,...

September 11, 2018

Heat-treater adds Seco/Vacuum gas nitriding furnace to expand capabilities

A large North American heat-treater has expanded its capabilities by adding a new ZeroFlow® precision gas nitriding vacuum furnace. This horizontal, front-loading furnace is designed specifically for precision gas nitriding, ferritic nitrocarburizing, and post oxidation, in a...

August 31, 2018

Wisconsin Oven ships aluminum aging ovens to automotive parts manufacturer

Wisconsin Oven Corporation announced the shipment of four electrically heated enhanced duty walk-in ovens to an automotive parts manufacturer. These industrial ovens will be used for aging aluminum parts. The walk-in ovens have a maximum operating temperature of 260°C (500°F) and work...

August 7, 2018

Bodycote to open new heat treatment facility in U.K.

Bodycote has announced the opening of a new facility in the Advanced Manufacturing Park, Rotherham, Yorkshire. The facility will support the aerospace and power generation markets in the UK and Europe. Simon Blantern, vice president of sales Europe for Bodycote’s Aerospace, Defense and...

August 7, 2018

Dutch engineering from Bega Special Tools available in U.S.

Bega Special Tools will present the latest tools for easy and safe installation and removal of bearings and other transmission parts at this year’s IMTS. The Betex MF Quick-Heater, a multifunctional frequency induction heater for both mounting and dismounting bearings and other machine parts...

August 7, 2018

Registration opens for PM sintering seminar

Registration has opened for one of the powder metallurgy (PM) industry’s most popular programs, the PM Sintering Seminar. The event will be held September 25–26, 2018, at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, State College, Pennsylvania. Held every two years, this two-day seminar...

August 7, 2018

ASM offers Practical Heat-Treating course

Practical Heat-Treating teaches the “how” of heat-treating. Attendees will be able to recognize heat-treating problems and establish quality-control. They will learn the heat-treatment process of steel as well as what type of atmosphere is best for furnace operations for the safety of...

August 7, 2018

Ipsen USA Ships 18 furnaces in Q2, including record-breaking vacuum furnace

Ipsen USA continued superior performance through the second quarter, shipping 18 furnaces to companies in six U.S. states and two companies overseas. These shipments included multiple atmosphere furnaces, plus the shipment of one of the largest vacuum furnaces Ipsen has ever built. This horizontal...

July 31, 2018

Upgrades and new partnership for Ipsen Ceramics

Ipsen Ceramics recently completed the task of relining the bricks on one of its roller hearth kilns. This re-bricking project brings the kiln’s throughput back to full operating capacity. Additionally, the kiln can now reach greater operating temperatures – up to 2,650 ºF (1,454...

July 27, 2018

E Instruments offers E8500 Plus portable emissions analyzer

E Instruments’ new E8500 Plus emissions analyzer is a complete portable tool for EPA compliance level emissions monitoring and testing. The E8500 Plus is ideal for regulatory and maintenance use in boiler, burner, engine, turbine, furnace, and other combustion applications. The E8500...

July 27, 2018

Dr. Valery Rudnev receives two prestigious heat-treating awards

Dr. Valery Rudnev was recognized during the opening ceremony of the American Society for Materials (ASM International) Thermal Processing in Motion conference. Rudnev, director of science and technology at Inductoheat Inc., an Inductotherm Group Company, received two prestigious awards for his...

July 27, 2018

Dave Wolfe to represent Diablo Furnaces to East Coast

Diablo Furnaces announces that Dave Wolfe has recently joined forces with the company as East Coast sales representative for the following states: Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, and Maine. Wolfe comes to...

July 27, 2018

Diablo Furnaces’ Glogowski completes pyrometry course

Burk Glogowski of Diablo Furnaces completed the pyrometry course by PRI and is certified to conduct SAT and Tus evaluations. Diablo Furnaces’ Burk Glogowski has completed the pyrometry course by PRI and is certified to conduct SAT and TUS evaluations based on NADCAP Interpretation of...

July 27, 2018

Wisconsin Oven ships walk-in industrial oven

Wisconsin Oven Corporation manufactured a natural gas-fired enhanced duty walk-in oven for a transportation technology company. This is a repeat customer for Wisconsin Oven and the industrial oven will be used for heat treating baskets of aluminum parts. The heat-treating...

July 27, 2018

Lucifer Furnaces delivers dual chamber furnace

Lucifer Furnaces delivered a dual chamber fiber-lined furnace to a leading manufacturer of punches and dies in North America. The upper chamber of this customized Model LI84-M24 heats to 2200°F and the lower draw chamber to 1600°F with 23 KW power. The upper chamber hot face consists of...

July 27, 2018

Debut of CastForge makes Messe Stuttgart glow

CastForge celebrated an impressive debut at the Stuttgart trade fair center. 153 exhibitors from 18 countries (international exhibitors, 61 percent) presented their comprehensive product portfolio at the trade fair for castings and forgings with processing. The exhibitors were impressed with the...

July 27, 2018

750°F gas-fired cabinet oven from Grieve

No. 1046 is a 750°F (399°C), gas-fired cabinet oven from Grieve, currently used for baking radiator cores at the customer’s facility. Workspace dimensions of this oven measure 80” W x 88” D x 18” H. 800,000 BTU/HR are installed in a modulating natural gas burner,...

July 27, 2018

Solar Manufacturing breaks ground on new Sellersville Facility

Solar Manufacturing, Inc. began a new chapter in its history recently with a groundbreaking ceremony for a new manufacturing facility at the Sellersville Business Campus in Sellersville, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.  Due to substantial growth in recent years, Solar Manufacturing expanded into...

July 27, 2018

Metalloinvest picks Tenova to upgrade melt shop

Tenova, a Techint Group company specialized in innovative solutions for the metals and mining industries, has been awarded a contract with Metalloinvest, a leading global producer and supplier of HBI and iron ore products and a regional producer of high quality steel, for a major upgrade of the JSC...

July 27, 2018

Hemsath joins Seco/Vacuum as director of nitriding

Seco/Vacuum Technologies, LLC (Seco/Vacuum) welcomes Mark Hemsath as director of nitriding and special vacuum furnaces. Hemsath had previously held a position with Seco/Vacuum’s sister company, Seco/Warwick Corp., as manager of the thermal group from 2014 – 2017 before taking time away...

July 27, 2018

Hexagon acquires software provider SPRING Technologies

Hexagon AB, a global leader in digital solutions, has announced the acquisition of SPRING Technologies, a software provider specializing in integrated solutions for optimizing the machining workflow through machine tool simulation, toolpath verification and optimization, and machine tool...

July 27, 2018

Lindberg/MPH Ships gas-fired box furnaces

Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of three natural gas-fired box furnaces to a parts manufacturer for the oil and gas industry. The box furnaces will be used to develop process control requirements for heat-treating and stress relieving of underground mining/drill heads. These types of...

July 27, 2018

Manufacturer buys TITAN® Vacuum Furnace for use at overseas sister company

Zenith Cutter recently purchased a TITAN® H6 vacuum furnace with 2-bar gas quenching that will be used at its Metkraft facility in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. This furnace features a graphite work zone measuring 36” x 48” x 36” (915 mm x 1,220 mm x 915 mm) with a...

July 13, 2018

E8500 PLUS Portable Emissions Analyzer adds chiller, SCU

The E8500 PLUS emissions analyzer is a complete, portable tool for EPA compliance level emissions monitoring and testing. It is ideal for regulatory and maintenance use in boiler, burner, engine, turbine, furnace, and other combustion applications. New features: Optional Sample...

July 13, 2018

Gasbarre Furnace Group/J. L. Becker deliver automated temper furnaces

Gasbarre Furnace Group/J. L. Becker recently shipped a pair of 36” x 48” x 36” electrically heated temper furnaces to a major drive supplier in the Southeast. The furnaces are designed to preheat workloads prior to hardening and temper workloads after hardening. Their maximum...

July 13, 2018

Can-Eng Furnaces selected for North American expansion

Can-Eng Furnaces International Limited was recently awarded a contract from an India-based conglomerate. Can-Eng Furnaces will design, manufacture, install, and commission an Aluminum Automotive Casting Heat Treatment system for the conglomerate’s new green field North American expansion in...

July 13, 2018

Seco/Warwick technologies take on standards of new generation aviation

Air transport is a sector that develops very dynamically. Seco/Warwick is a leader in designing state-of-the-art heat treatment systems for the aviation industry. With the development of the aviation industry, manufacturers of aircraft components face a challenge not only in ensuring appropriate...

June 29, 2018

Premier/BeaverMatic manufactures another IQF furnace line

A major manufacturer and supplier for oilfield logistics services has expanded to a new facility located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. This company is expanding its capabilities for the manufacture, service, and repair of a variety of oilfield-related equipment such as manufacture of drilling...

June 27, 2018

Grieve mourns the loss of Pat Calabrese

The entire Grieve Corporation family mourns the loss of its longtime president, P.J. “Pat” Calabrese, who died on February 17, 2018, in Lake Forest, Illinois, at the age of 90. Pat was the president of Grieve, a world leader in industrial ovens and furnaces, from 1958 until his...

June 27, 2018

RAAL orders Seco continuous CAB lines for battery coolers

RAAL S.C., a manufacturer of automotive parts, has ordered Seco/Warwick’s continuous controlled atmosphere brazing line for battery coolers for their maximum life and optimum performance. This is the third such line from Seco/Warwick with which RAAL decided to equip its facility within the...

June 27, 2018
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