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Material selection for offshore piping (Part 2)

Material selection for offshore piping (Part 2)

In a continuation from last week’s article, ‘Material selection for offshore piping systems: Cost aspects (Part 2 of 2)’, John Ole Gjerp, Senior Principal Engineer of Materials Technology at Aker Solutions,...
09 January 2019
Quantifying ferrite in duplex stainless steel (Part two

Quantifying ferrite in duplex stainless steel (Part two

In this week’s article ‘Quantifying ferrite in duplex stainless steel with magnetism and searching for sigma (Part two of two)’, Ana Benz, chief engineer, IRISNDT; Brad Berglan, laboratory manager, Maverick...
08 January 2019
Spirit AeroSystems’ first Norsk 3D-printed part

Spirit AeroSystems’ first Norsk 3D-printed part

Spirit AeroSystems, an American aero-structure manufacturer, has received its first 3D-printed structural component. The first product of an existing partnership between the company and Norwegian-American...
08 January 2019
ExxonMobil Begins Drilling New Well

ExxonMobil Begins Drilling New Well

ExxonMobil has announced that the drilling of the first of two planned wells offshore Guyana has begun. The Haimara-1 exploration well, located 19 miles (31 km) east of the Pluma-1 discover in southeast...
08 January 2019
Dynamic NC gets ahead of the game

Dynamic NC gets ahead of the game

Dynamic NC, a Rose Hill, Kansas-based company being driven by its ability to machine the hard metals used in the aerospace industry, has recently expanded to a 63,000ft2 facility. The facility will specialize...
07 January 2019
Transducers USA introduces stainless steel Tonelight™

Transducers USA introduces stainless steel Tonelight™

Transducers USA, supplier of audible signal devices, has announced the addition of a stainless steel warning indicator to its Tonelight™ Series. Ideal for use in any harsh environment, this panel-mounted...
04 January 2019
AWMI announces 2019 to 2020 leadership

AWMI announces 2019 to 2020 leadership

Sonya Malvick has been elected president of the Association of Women in the Metal Industries (AWMI) for 2019 to 2020. A 25-year veteran of the steel industry, Malvick followed in her father’s footsteps...
04 January 2019
Saint-Gobain Abrasives offers new line of burrs

Saint-Gobain Abrasives offers new line of burrs

Saint-Gobain Abrasives, an abrasives manufacturing company based in Hungary with locations in North and South America, has introduced a new line of Norton Carbide Burrs, which are designed for surface...
03 January 2019
AMETEK appointments focus on customer service

AMETEK appointments focus on customer service

AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP) has announced a series of key appointments, with the goal to recruit people who share its commitment to industry-leading customer service. Matthew Houston has been...
03 January 2019
Cost aspects for offshore piping systems (Part one)

Cost aspects for offshore piping systems (Part one)

In his article, ‘Material selection for offshore piping systems: cost aspects (Part one of two)’, John Ole Gjerp, senior principal engineer of Materials Technology at Aker Solutions, talks about how the...
02 January 2019