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Corrosion in flexible metal hoses and expansion joints

Corrosion in flexible metal hoses and expansion joints

In this week’s article, ‘Corrosion considerations for flexible metal hoses and expansion joints’, Frank Caprio, Corporate Trainer at Hose Master, discusses how there are many industrial applications requiring...
11 June 2019
Weld Systems Integrators adds new lab capabilities

Weld Systems Integrators adds new lab capabilities

Weld Systems Integrators (WSI), Warrensville Heights, Ohio, has announced there will be a new addition to its welding lab capabilities. The company has added a 12-kilojoule capacitive discharge welding...
10 June 2019
HFT introduces new weld training shield

HFT introduces new weld training shield

Huntingdon Fusion Techniques’® (HFT®) new, low-cost Argweld® Weld Trailing Shield® provides additional inert gas coverage during welding.The Trailing Shield® is connected to the inert gas supply, diffusing...
07 June 2019
Hygienic machine components for sanitation and safety

Hygienic machine components for sanitation and safety

Elesa’s new Hygienic Design line is being described as having maximum sanitation, cleanability, using high-quality materials. The line, which includes knobs, lobe knobs, bridge handles, and leveling feed,...
06 June 2019
Introducing a new series of pancake cylinders

Introducing a new series of pancake cylinders

Festo has announced the availability and support for the new DPC family of inch series compact ‘pancake’ cylinders – high-force short-stroke cylinders designed for tight spaces, available in two models....
05 June 2019
Additional safety elements for Michigan biodigester

Additional safety elements for Michigan biodigester

 Recognized as ‘America’s Greenest City’, Grand Rapids, Michigan, has introduced the initiative of a biodigester, which will convert food, to waste, to energy, and will include stainless steel hardware...
04 June 2019
Sandvik Materials Technology increases independence

Sandvik Materials Technology increases independence

Sandvik’s Board of Directors has decided to initiate an internal separation of the business area, Sandvik Materials Technology. The intention is to increase Sandvik Materials Technology’s structural i...
03 June 2019
Methods Machine Tools announces new precision center

Methods Machine Tools announces new precision center

Methods Machine Tools, Inc., a North American supplier of leading-edge precision machine tools and automation, has announced the opening of its new Precision Center in Acton, Massachusetts. The facility...
31 May 2019
Raccortubi do Brasil to provide fittings for Petrobras

Raccortubi do Brasil to provide fittings for Petrobras

Raccortubi do Brasil has been approved by Petrobras as the company’s butt-weld fittings manufacturer.With this approval, Raccortubi do Brasil will begin the production of butt-weld fittings in its productive...
30 May 2019
Nickel-steel in LNG applications: Part two

Nickel-steel in LNG applications: Part two

In his article, ‘Engineering with nickel steel for LNG applications – Part two of two: 7% Ni TMCP steel’, Pradip Goswami, P. Eng, IWE. Welding Consultant and Metallurgical Specialist, talks about the importance...
29 May 2019