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Software and guide released for chemical tankers

Software and guide released for chemical tankers

The American Bureau of Shipping has released new guidance and software which will assist chemical tank owners, operators and shipyards.The ABS Guide for Materials and Welding for Stainless Steels provides...
25 October 2018
VERICUT Force for your most challenging materials

VERICUT Force for your most challenging materials

CGTech’s physics-based NC Program Optimization software module, VERICUT Force, analyzes and optimizes cutting conditions throughout CNC Program operations. The software, which was recently launched in...
24 October 2018
The perfect weld in minutes

The perfect weld in minutes

Experts from Huntingdon Fusion Techniques (HFT®), have designed and manufactured a range of low-cost tube and pipe purging systems that will allow welders to achieve a clean, oxide-free, zero-colour weld...
24 October 2018
A new breed of steels – Part one

A new breed of steels – Part one

In the first of their two-part article ‘Hyper-duplex stainless steels’, material experts, Guocai Chai and Pasi Kangas from Sandvik Research & Development, talk about how the oil and gas industry moving...
23 October 2018
Restore your stainless steel

Restore your stainless steel

The process of stainless steel being immersed in a nitric or citric acid bath is called passivation, and doing so, improves the corrosion resistance of stainless steel alloys. Florida-based company, Sun...
23 October 2018
Application sensors for your welding needs

Application sensors for your welding needs

AutomationDirect has a wide variety of inductive proximity sensors, but as of recently, its line also carries harsh duty Factor 1 sensors. These sensors are made for both ferrous and non-ferrous metallic...
23 October 2018
New clad wire is ready for anything

New clad wire is ready for anything

Anomet’s Clad Metal Wire has been designed to be corrosion-resistant, biocompatible, and features two per cent or more cladding thickness. The custom designed clad wire can be made in sizes from 0.002”...
22 October 2018
Register Now: Managing Aging Plants USA

Register Now: Managing Aging Plants USA

The 2018 Managing Aging Plants USA will be held from November 13th to 14th, 2018 at the Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria Hotel in Houston, Texas. The aim of this dynamic event is to create a community dedicated...
22 October 2018
ControlAir launches Type-3600 regulator

ControlAir launches Type-3600 regulator

ControlAir Inc.’s new Type-3600 stainless steel high-pressure regulator safely reduces inlet pressures from as high as 6,000 psig, and as low as 0 and 225 psig.The 316 stainless steel, corrosion-resistant...
19 October 2018
Three new grades for the CoroDrill

Three new grades for the CoroDrill

Sandvik Coromant is releasing three grades for its CoroDrill 870 exchangeable-tip drill. The three grades, GC4344, GC3334, and GC2334, have been developed to offer tool life improvements and more predictable...
18 October 2018