Ipsen USA shipped eight vacuum heat-treating systems to companies in Costa Rica, India, Germany and the U.S.
Ultraflex’s induction heating calculator can help in estimating the required heating energy and generator power for a variety of induction applications.
Advanced Heat Treat Corp. announced the addition of Mark Hemsath to their Executive Team as director of sales and marketing.
ALD Vacuum Systems of Wixom, Mich., received an order from a North American-based aerospace manufacturer for a SyncroTherm vacuum heat-treating system.
Wisconsin Oven closed on a property purchase from Plymouth Tube.
Tenova has been contracted by Russian steel company NLMK to supply a 320-ton/hour walking-beam furnace for its plant in Lipetsk.
J.L. Becker, a Gasbarre Furnace Group Company, shipped a complete integral-quench (IQ) furnace line to East Carolina Metal Treating’s (ECMT) facility in Raleigh, N.C.
UACJ Automotive Whitehall Industries will invest approximately $3.3 million to expand its Paducah, Ky., facility.
Lindberg/MPH shipped a tube furnace with a temperature range of 932-2192°F (500-1200°C) that will be used for a laboratory application.
Kobe Steel Ltd. acquired Quintus Technologies AB, a manufacturer of isostatic presses (IP) based in Sweden, for $115 million.
SECO/WARWICK will supply a technological line for the heat treatment of fasteners to Gawel Screw Production Plant.
Quaker Chemical Corp. and Houghton International Inc. executed a definitive agreement to combine the companies.
Wisconsin Oven Corp. shipped a natural-gas-fired four-zone solution treatment furnace to a manufacturer of aluminum components.
AK Steel formally opened its Research and Innovation Center in Middletown, Ohio.
Nutec Bickley received an order from Specialty Ring Products (SRP) for two gas-fired rotary-hearth furnaces.
FIT AG and Caterpillar Inc. entered into a strategic alliance agreement that will focus on design and printing for additive manufacturing (AM) of aluminum and titanium parts.
NTK Precision Axle Corp. will build a second plant in Anderson, Ind., for the purpose of increasing production capacity of driveshaft components.
Can-Eng Furnaces International Ltd. was contracted to commission a turnkey 36-foot-diameter “pancake-style” rotary-hearth furnace for a North American aerospace supplier.
Industrial Heating’s monthly economic indicators for March 2017 fell slightly overall from February, but all four indices were still all over 56 for the first time in five years.
The online ticket shop for ITPS 2017, the 2nd International Thermprocess Summit, will open in early April.
Ford Motor Company will invest $1.2 billion in three Michigan facilities to strengthen its manufacturing capability in trucks and SUVs and support its expansion to an auto and mobility company.
The Industrial Heating Equipment Association (IHEA) will hold its 2017 Fall Seminars at the Westin Poinsett in Greenville, S.C., Sept. 19-20.
AFC-Holcroft received an order from a global automotive supplier of systems and components for a roller-hearth annealing furnace.
HarbisonWalker International (HWI) selected The Point Industrial Park in South Point, Lawrence County, Ohio, as the location for its state-of-the-art monolithic refractories manufacturing facility.
Bodycote announced that its Nogent location is the first facility in France to earn PRI’s MedAccred accreditation.
PhoenixTM received an order from Oerlikon Fairfield, a gear manufacturer based in Lafayette, Ind., for a hot-box system.
Ipsen shipped a TITAN H2 vacuum heat-treating system with 2-bar gas quenching to Costa Rica, where it will be used to manufacture surgical components.
Nucor Corp. will invest $85 million to upgrade the rolling mill at its steel bar mill in Marion, Ohio.
Tata Steel UK signed a definitive agreement to sell its Specialty Steels business to Liberty House Group for approximately $124.5 million.
Big River Steel and Noodle.ai announced a contract to implement enterprise AI to optimize operations at Big River Steel’s recently completed $1.3 billion steel production facility in Osceola, Ark.