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TC4 alloy contains 6% α- and 4% β-phase stable element

TC4 alloy contains 6% α- and 4% β-phase stable element

Titanium and titanium alloys are widely used in aerospace, automotive, chemical and marine industries due to their low density, high specific strength and good corrosion resistance. TC4 titanium alloy...
19 April 2019

AMETEK implements a new Ipsen brazing oven

AMETEK MRO Drake Air has recently implemented a new Ipsen high-temperature brazing oven, a state-of-the-art piece of equipment that will support new product development in high-temperature alloy brazing...
19 April 2019
Ugine equipped with an additional VAR furnace

Ugine equipped with an additional VAR furnace

On April 10, the new VAR furnace was inaugurated in the presence of government representatives, elected officials, partners from the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region and employees. The Ugine Framatome site...
18 April 2019
Alfa launches Wide Opening Design heat exchanger plates

Alfa launches Wide Opening Design heat exchanger plates

Alfa Laval has introduced its new Wide Opening Design plates in its Packinox heat exchangers during the H2 of 2018. The new plates increase robustness and operating reliability while reducing the pressure...
18 April 2019
Exxon invests on the expansion of the Singapore complex

Exxon invests on the expansion of the Singapore complex

ExxonMobil has said recently that it has made a final investment decision on a multi-billion dollar expansion of its integrated manufacturing complex in Singapore to convert fuel oil and other bottom-...
16 April 2019
Tenova and Salzgitter AG sign an MoU for SALCOS project

Tenova and Salzgitter AG sign an MoU for SALCOS project

A concrete step towards future-oriented, climate-friendly technology for steel production: Tenova and Salzgitter AG – among the leaders in innovative and sustainable steel and technology products – declared...
16 April 2019
AMETEK develops SmartView® for manufacturers

AMETEK develops SmartView® for manufacturers

AMETEK Surface Vision, a world leader in automated online surface inspection solutions, continues to evolve its highly successful SmartView® surface inspection solution, greatly enhancing production c...
16 April 2019

ADNOC and Xiamen sign a long-term agreement for ADbase

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has announced recently that it has concluded a significant long-term sales agreement with the Xiamen Sinolook Oil Co. Ltd., of China, for its high-quality base...
15 April 2019
TWI recommissions an RFW machine for use on projects

TWI recommissions an RFW machine for use on projects

TWI has recommissioned a rotary friction welding (RFW) machine for use on future projects. The machine had previously been used to join thin-walled tube casings as well as for demonstrations.Although it...
15 April 2019

Upitis honored with Founding Committee Award by ASTM

Elmar Upitis, an engineering consultant, was honored with the Founding Committee Award by ASTM International’s committee on steel, stainless steel and related alloys (A01).Upitis was honored for the highest...
15 April 2019