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Welding grade 91

Welding grade 91

In their article, ‘Welding Grade 91 with dissimilar metals’, Paul Murphy from Masteel U.K. Ltd, and Dr. Sarinova Simandjuntak from the University of Portsmouth, U.K., talk about a project that originally...
06 February 2019
Corrosion protection in the phosphate industries

Corrosion protection in the phosphate industries

The article, ‘Corrosion protection of stainless steel by organic inhibitors in phosphate industries in 15% H2SO4’, by Singh RK and Kumar R, from the Department of Chemistry at Jagdam College, J P University,...
05 February 2019
Weld Backing Tape brings solution to a common challenge

Weld Backing Tape brings solution to a common challenge

Huntingdon Fusion Technique’s® (HFT) Argweld® Weld Backing Tape™ is the solution to the common challenge that welders often face, where high-quality stainless steel, duplex, and chrome steel welds are...
04 February 2019
Flexicon bulk bag discharger is a contaminant-free zone

Flexicon bulk bag discharger is a contaminant-free zone

Flexicon’s new Bulk-Out bulk bag discharger, which features stainless steel open-channel construction, is the ideal discharger for applications and equipment that cannot tolerate any contamination.Unlike...
01 February 2019
Triditive expands its partnership portfolio with Elnik

Triditive expands its partnership portfolio with Elnik

Spanish, 3D printer manufacturer, TRIDITIVE, has announced a collaboration with Elnik Systems, a U.S.-based manufacturer of metal injection molding (MIM) equipment. This partnership will provide TRIDITIVE’s...
31 January 2019
Protolabs adds two more materials to its AM portfolio

Protolabs adds two more materials to its AM portfolio

Minnesota-based manufacturer, Protolabs, has announced the addition of Inconel 718 and maraging steel 1.2709 to its collection of direct metal laser sintering (DMLS) 3D printing materials.With such a high...
29 January 2019
The perfect plugs for your pipes

The perfect plugs for your pipes

The Pipestoppers® Division at Huntingdon Fusion Techniques® (HFT) has manufactured and introduced a range of inflatable rubber plugs for heavy-duty applications such as pipes that might contain oils, ...
28 January 2019
Titanium helps make ground-breaking medical advances

Titanium helps make ground-breaking medical advances

Hamilton Precision Metals and SMP Wallingford, two AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP) companies, have announced the addition of two new titanium strip grades – grade 9 and 23 – to their product portfolio...
25 January 2019
New year, new president

New year, new president

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC) has announced the appointment of Eiji Hashimoto, 63, as the Representative Director and President, replacing Kosei Shindo, 69.  Currently the...
24 January 2019
An overview of low nickel stainless steel (Part two)

An overview of low nickel stainless steel (Part two)

In a continuation of the article, ‘An overview of welded low nickel chrome-manganese austenitic and ferritic stainless steel: Part two of two’, Urade VP and Ambade SP from the Department of Mechanical...
23 January 2019