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Cross plunger rings designed for die casting machines

Cross plunger rings designed for die casting machines

Cross plunger rings are specifically designed and engineered for die casting machines working with a wide variety of materials. Made from high performance ASL42 stainless steel, they provide the strength...
14 October 2019
ABB delivers automation for tandem cold rolling mill

ABB delivers automation for tandem cold rolling mill

One of Europe’s best-in-class steel producers has chosen digital technology leader ABB to provide a complete automation and electrical package for the tandem cold rolling mill of their steel plant based...
14 October 2019
Equinor and Johan start production from the North Sea

Equinor and Johan start production from the North Sea

Equinor and the Johan Sverdrup partnership consisting of Lundin Norway, Petoro, Aker BP and Total, started production from the giant field in the North Sea, and NOK 40 billion below the original estimates...
11 October 2019
TCI installs the new OMAX 80X waterjet machining center

TCI installs the new OMAX 80X waterjet machining center

TCI Precision Metals recently announced the installation of the new OMAX 80X waterjet machining center. The new machine is faster and more accurate compared to any abrasive jet waterjet in the industry,...
11 October 2019
AWI sees a 10% surge in orders for its specialist wire

AWI sees a 10% surge in orders for its specialist wire

Alloy Wire International (AWI) has seen a 10% surge in orders for its specialist wire, which is being used within components for the sector and critical seals and springs found in many of the reactors....
11 October 2019

MetalMiner Insights platform designed for metals buyers

MetalMiner has long been a hub for daily global metals market news coverage. The industrial metals research firm now has launched its MetalMiner Insights platform, uniquely combining historic and current...
11 October 2019
Sverdrup announces a global frame agreement with Aker

Sverdrup announces a global frame agreement with Aker

Sverdrup Steel announced a contract award for global frame agreement with Aker Solutions. Aker Solutions provide subsea production equipment, offshore field design, ranging from concept studies and front-end...
10 October 2019
Hardide-A coating improves fatigue life

Hardide-A coating improves fatigue life

New independent testing has proven that Hardide-A tungsten carbide/tungsten metal matrix composite coating improves the fatigue life of metal components by 4.5% compared to uncoated substrates. Hardide-A...
10 October 2019

Outokumpu set off EIA to build a slag furnace in Tornio

Outokumpu is assessing options to build a new slag furnace in Tornio, Finland, and the company has initiated an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) procedure as a basis for decision making. The prerequisites...
10 October 2019
TCI Precision adds latest duplex milling technology

TCI Precision adds latest duplex milling technology

TCI Precision Metals announced the installation of its newest high tech milling machine. The new Amada, THV800 is the latest in precision duplex milling and adds to the line of optimized milling machines...
08 October 2019