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Coil strapping system for Conair ATC Series coilers

Coil strapping system for Conair ATC Series coilers

A new coil strapping system, introduced by Conair for its ATC Series tube coilers, automatically and securely straps finished coils of small-diameter extruded tubing. Handling coils up to 24 in (61 cm)...
10 September 2020

Development of China’s marine stainless steel: Naifen

Tan Naifen, Deputy Secretary-General and Director of the Statistical Information Department of China Shipbuilding Industry Association, introduced the application and development status of China’s marine...
10 September 2020
ABB welding robots boost productivity for CIMC

ABB welding robots boost productivity for CIMC

A complete automated welding solution utilizing ABB robots boosts production quality and creates a safer working environment for CIMC Containers. Automatic welding application using ABB’s Multi Move controller...
08 September 2020
Horn optimizes efficient machining of titanium

Horn optimizes efficient machining of titanium

Following the introduction of its newly developed IG3I substrate, Horn is optimizing its DS solid carbide end mills to enable productive, cost-effective machining of titanium and its alloys. By combining...
08 September 2020
Expanite supports RennTeam Uni Stuttgart team

Expanite supports RennTeam Uni Stuttgart team

Expanite, the surface hardening specialist, has consulted and advised the students at the RennTeam Uni Stuttgart in identifying and solving some of their challenges with wear on the titanium parts in their...
07 September 2020
Sandvik launches Sanicro® 35, a super-austenitic grade

Sandvik launches Sanicro® 35, a super-austenitic grade

Sandvik, a developer and producer of advanced stainless steels, special alloys, titanium and other high-performance materials, has launched Sanicro® 35, a unique grade that bridges the performance gap...
07 September 2020
Nickel Institute publishes a guide on alloy selection

Nickel Institute publishes a guide on alloy selection

The Nickel Institute has published the latest in a series of updated technical publications aimed at helping engineers and specifiers select corrosion-resistant materials. Alloy selection for service in...
04 September 2020
YuMing Zhang receives NSF Grant and Wang serve as co-PI

YuMing Zhang receives NSF Grant and Wang serve as co-PI

YuMing Zhang, James R. Boyd Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has received a grant from the National Science Foundation to further his ongoing research into realizing...
03 September 2020
SSAB–LKAB–Vattenfall takes step toward fossil-free iron

SSAB–LKAB–Vattenfall takes step toward fossil-free iron

SSAB, LKAB, and Vattenfall are taking a decisive step toward fossil-free steelmaking with the start-up of HYBRIT’s globally unique pilot plant for the production of fossil-free sponge iron. At the plant,...
03 September 2020
Haldor Topsoe, Comprimo global strategic alliance

Haldor Topsoe, Comprimo global strategic alliance

Haldor Topsoe and Comprimo announce a global strategic alliance on TopClaus® technology. The TopClaus® offering combines two well-proven technologies, the highly energy-efficient WSA process with the ...
01 September 2020