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Titanium: Available and affordable material

Titanium: Available and affordable material

In his article ‘Titanium: Available and affordable material of construction for industrial applications’, Charles Young, Metallurgist and Business Development Manager at Tricor Metals, discusses the notion...
20 August 2019
Reduce the risk of tungsten electrodes

Reduce the risk of tungsten electrodes

Huntingdon Fusion Techniques® (HFT®) has introduced the blue-tipped MultiStrike® Tungsten Electrodes. Made to overcome the risk posed by harmful products such as thoriated tungsten electrodes, MultiStrikes®...
19 August 2019
New milling cutter hits peak of titanium machining

New milling cutter hits peak of titanium machining

Ceratizit Group has developed a milling cutter purely with the machining of titanium in mind, with a focus on the aerospace and medical device sectors. Ceratizit, headquartered in Luxembourg with production...
16 August 2019
Sandvik President and CEO to leave company in 2020

Sandvik President and CEO to leave company in 2020

As of February 1, 2020, Björn Rosengren will resign as President and CEO, and leave Sandvik.The Sandvik Board of Directs have been meeting to initiate the work to appoint a new President and CEO for the...
15 August 2019
Cortec’s Desiccor Vapor phase Corrosion Inhibitors

Cortec’s Desiccor Vapor phase Corrosion Inhibitors

Cortec has introduced its newest corrosion inhibiting solution; Desiccor Vapor phase Corrosion Inhibitor (VpCI) Pouches. The pouches have been specially designed to be double-sided, and contain a unique...
14 August 2019
ITA honors Metallurgist George L. Durfee

ITA honors Metallurgist George L. Durfee

The 2019 International Titanium Association’s (ITA) ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ recipient has been announced. George L. Durfee, a metallurgist who build his career around pioneering applied research projects...
13 August 2019
DICSA expands stainless steel 43 and BW Series

DICSA expands stainless steel 43 and BW Series

DICSA has expanded its fittings and sizes for the stainless steel AISI 316L 43 Series and BW Series. These new sizes and fittings are suitable for a wide range of demanding applications in the marine,...
12 August 2019
Roll-Kraft’s new Sr. Technical Performance Specialist

Roll-Kraft’s new Sr. Technical Performance Specialist

Roll-Kraft, a leading producer of custom-designed roll tooling for the tube and pipe and roll forming industries made from various materials including stainless steel, has announced its new Senior Technical...
09 August 2019
HFT introduces PurgElite® Systems

HFT introduces PurgElite® Systems

Huntingdon Fusion Techniques’® (HFT®) PurgElite® have been manufactured to achieve a clean, oxide-free, zero-colour weld, within minutes. “Without restricting the purge zone with an inflatable pipe the...
08 August 2019
LMD for metal seated valve components

LMD for metal seated valve components

In this week’s article, ‘Laser metal deposition for metal seated valve components’, written by Scott Poeppel, Vice President at American Cladding Technologies (ACT), we look into how there is a constant...
07 August 2019