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Materials in car body design

Materials in car body design

In his article, ‘Evolution of materials in car body design: New concepts’, Jesse Wili Paegle Filho, part of Global Technical Business Development Automotive at APERAM, discusses how the automotive sector...
15 October 2019
Starrett introduces automated digital hardness testers

Starrett introduces automated digital hardness testers

The L.S. Starrett Co., a leading global manufacturer of precision measuring tools and gages, metrology systems, and more, has introduced two new digital Rockwell/Superficial Rockwell Benchtop Hardness...
14 October 2019
Desktop Metal adds to Studio System material portfolio

Desktop Metal adds to Studio System material portfolio

Desktop Metal has launched its H13 tool steel for its metal 3D printing system, Studio System, for prototyping and low volume production.The H13 tool steel is recommended for hot work and cold work tooling...
11 October 2019
Markforged’s Metal X prints stainless surgical tools

Markforged’s Metal X prints stainless surgical tools

The 3D printer provider, Markforged, has announced that its Metal X printing system has been used to 3D print surgical instrument prototypes for Shukla Medical. This method has allowed Shukla Medical,...
10 October 2019
AWI wins PMA for new replacement stainless components

AWI wins PMA for new replacement stainless components

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted a Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) to Aerospace Welding Minneapolis, Inc. (AWI). This PMA enables AWI to manufacture and sell new replacement mufflers,...
09 October 2019
EMKA introduces new stainless compression latch design

EMKA introduces new stainless compression latch design

EMKA, a German-based company with locations in North America, has announced its stainless steel hygiene compression latches now come with both rounded/double flat key inserts, and a new triangular key...
08 October 2019
Cortec® recommends VpCI®-125 for steel electronics

Cortec® recommends VpCI®-125 for steel electronics

Cortec® Advanced Films is the global leader in producing high-quality VpCI® films held to tight quality standards in its onsite QC lab. These films offer one of the easiest methods for corrosion protection...
07 October 2019
Stalatube opens new production facility in Lodz, Poland

Stalatube opens new production facility in Lodz, Poland

Stalatube Oy of Lahti, Finland, has invested a total of EUR €20 million in the past two years, of which EUR €7 million has been invested in a production facility in Poland. With the Polish subsidiary and...
04 October 2019
Force Control celebrates 50 years

Force Control celebrates 50 years

Force Control Industries celebrates 50 years of manufacturing long lasting oil shear clutches, brakes and clutch brakes. Although industries and applications have come and gone in the five decades that...
03 October 2019
Stainless opportunities in wastewater treatment

Stainless opportunities in wastewater treatment

In this week’s article, ‘The stainless steel market in wastewater treatment’ written by the Nickel Institute, it is discussed how stainless steel piping has become a standard material of construction for...
02 October 2019