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Assuring reliability of titanium clad equipment

Assuring reliability of titanium clad equipment

In this week’s article, ‘Assuring reliability of titanium clad equipment’, written by John G. Banker, Consultant at Clad Metal Consulting, and Steve Sparkowich, Business Development Manager at Nobelclad,...
17 September 2019
Lincoln Electric’s new GTAW cut lengths for stainless

Lincoln Electric’s new GTAW cut lengths for stainless

Lincoln Electric has introduced new GTAW (TIG) cut lengths that are offered in three stainless steel alloys. The GTAW process allows for clean, high-quality welds with reduced spatter and welding fume....
16 September 2019
The Virtual Foundry adds to its printing portfolio

The Virtual Foundry adds to its printing portfolio

The Virtual Foundry has continued to expand its 3D printable materials portfolio with an array of the periodic table elements. The Virtual Foundry currently stocks about 20 materials, including titanium...
13 September 2019
Snap-On introduces welder for steel

Snap-On introduces welder for steel

Snap-on has introduced its MIG225Ai welder, which has been designed to assist technicians to easily weld aluminum and steel. This inverter-style, wire feed synergic pulse MIG welder features two torches,...
12 September 2019
EXAIR’s new stainless steel hose-based conveyor option

EXAIR’s new stainless steel hose-based conveyor option

EXAIR’s new 2.5-inch and 3-inch, High-Temperature Line Vac Conveyors convert hose, tube, or pipe into a powerful in-line conveying system for high temperature materials up to 900°F (482°C). The air-operated...
11 September 2019
Nucor Chairman and CEO announces retirement

Nucor Chairman and CEO announces retirement

Nucor Corporation has announced that John J. Ferriola, 67, will retire as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) on December 31, 2019, and the Board of Directors elected Leon J. Topalian, 51, to be...
10 September 2019
Methods announces new President and CEO

Methods announces new President and CEO

Methods Machine Tools, Inc., North American supplier of leading-edge precision machine tools and automation, has announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Mark Wright as its President and Chief...
09 September 2019
Stainless steel 3-way butterfly valves

Stainless steel 3-way butterfly valves

Valtorc International has presented its first ever 316 stainless steel 3-way butterfly valve assembly. Fabricated in Valtorc International’s U.S.A. facility, the 3-way automated butterfly valve is available...
06 September 2019
Rigaku Analytical Devices announces new partnership

Rigaku Analytical Devices announces new partnership

Rigaku Analytical Devices, Inc., a leader in handheld and portable spectroscopic analyzers, announced a new partnership with Metal Analysis Group. Metal Analysis Group is a premier analytical consulting...
05 September 2019
Stainless steel in the frac industry

Stainless steel in the frac industry

In his market report ‘The use of stainless steel in the frac industry’, Robert McIlvaine, President of The McIlvaine Company, highlights how the U.S.A. economy’s success in the past decade can be attributed...
04 September 2019