Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Panasonic Avionics Partners with Safety Line to Deliver Airline Fuel Savings

November 30, 2016

LAKE FOREST, California, November 28, 2016 Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic) and Safety Line today unveiled a strategic partnership that will enable airlines to benefit from significant fuel savings.

Panasonic Weather Solutions (PWS) provides Safety Line with enhanced global weather forecast through real-time weather data collection from its TAMDAR sensors and FlightLink[TM]... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Milacron Continues to Innovate, New High Output Extruders and Sheet Extrusion Lines for Polyolefins

November 30, 2016

CINCINNATI - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry announced its entry into the polyolefin sheet extrusion market.

Polyolefins make up the highest volume of thermoplastic products in the world and uses range from rigid materials to industrial food packaging and waterproof film. Research and development are... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Amolea AT2 Solvent offers low latent heat of vaporization.

November 30, 2016

Enabling manufacturers to easily meet strict environmental regulations, Amolea AT2 Solvent has no ozone depletion potential, low global warming potential and is non-flammable. Providing good solvency with variety of press, cutting, silicone and refrigerant oils, greases, asphalt pitches and fluxes, solvent is approved as cleaner, defluxing agent, carrier solvent for silicone and fluorinated... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission

Komazawa University and Varian Medical Systems Establish Japan Radiotherapy Education Center

November 30, 2016

TOKYO, Japan and PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 28, 2016  Komazawa University and Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced a new advanced radiotherapy education center in Japan. Located on the Komazawa campus in Tokyo, the education center is equipped with a fully functional Varian TrueBeam™ medical linear accelerator and offers hands-on educational courses for medical professionals and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Michelman Focuses on High Performance Water-Based Technologies at ChinaCoat 2016

November 30, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH (November 23, 2016) - Michelman’s Dr. Daming Cheng, Technology Group Leader of Michelman’s Coatings business group, will lead two presentations at ChinaCoat 2016 focused on the use of high performance water-based additives in coatings and over print varnishes (OPVs). Surface modifiers and additives are part of Michelman’s broad selection of water-based technologies used... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

HPG Confidential Film offers privacy for sensitive printed materials.

November 29, 2016

With combination of privacy and strength, HPG Confidential opaque shrink film is ideal for concealing and protecting high-value items. Ideal for hiding valuable contents from prying eyes, unit protects products from scratching and damages. Meeting USPS polywrap requirements, light gray colored film minimizes breakage and spills during shipping. Available in 100 and 150 gauges, product reduces... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

ASHRAE Announces 2017 Winter Conference from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1.

November 28, 2016

In keeping with Montreal Protocol to phase down the production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) globally, 2017 ASHRAE Winter Conference takes place from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1 at Caesars Palace with co-sponsored AHR Expo being held from Jan. 30 to Feb. 1 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, which will host industry experts to offer guidance on how to incorporate low global warming... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Hobart Expands Stainless Steel Filler Metal Offering

November 25, 2016

TROY, Ohio. November 23, 2016 - Hobart announced it has expanded its stainless steel filler metal offering as part of a renewed emphasis on this portfolio, adding options in solid wire and flux-cored wire. The comprehensive portfolio of stainless Hobart filler metals also includes stick electrodes and metal-cored wires.

Additions to the Hobart stainless product lineup include solid... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Vital Cleaner for preventing build-up of sludge.

November 24, 2016

Available in 5 gallon pail and 12 x 32-oz case, Vital’s concentrated detergent and bacterial agents break down solid materials that cause odors and plug drains. Eliminating odors on hard surfaces and toilet bowls, unit helps to liquefy septic tank. With hard water tolerance, vital is used in public restrooms, restaurants, hotels, locker rooms and schools. Preventing sludge accumulation and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Robotics

Equashield® Pro Robot features dose verification software.

November 24, 2016

Created to prevent deficiencies that exist when compounding with needles and syringes, Equashield® Pro Robot prevents escape of hazardous drug via leakage, aerosol and vapor. With dose verification software, system reduces occurrences of medication dosage and identification of errors in hospitals. Protecting health care workers from compounding stage all way through administration of these... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

1OZ Silver Bar meets IRA standards.

November 24, 2016

Displaying Republic Metals logo on top, 1oz Silver Bar is designed with clean and modern look to emphasize purity. Weight and purity in center and assay logo at bottom is displayed on silver bar. Silver bar meets IRA standards.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

New 3D Metal Machines, Software, Peripherals, and Materials Announced at Formnext 2016

November 23, 2016

Lichtenfels (Germany), Wednesday, November 15, 2016: The commercial launch of the M LINE FACTORY is here. For the first time, part production as well as set-up and dismantling processes will take place in two independent machine units so that they can be operated physically separate from one another. This now enables production processes to run in parallel rather than sequentially so that... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

40-3907 Epoxy Resin provides resistance to chemicals.

November 23, 2016

Ideal for bonding and sealing applications that cannot utilize heat to cure the adhesive, 40-3907 Epoxy Resins are electrically conductive room temperature curing adhesives. Used as repair material for electrical traces, device includes thin film set time of ninety minutes at room temperature and within six hours is close to full hardness (Shore D 78). Film is used for applications like solder... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lucifer Furnaces Adds Capacity at Compacting Tooling for CPM High Speed Steel Heat Treating

November 23, 2016

Lucifer Furnaces delivered a dual chamber high temp furnace to Compacting Tooling Inc. (CTI), McKeesport, PA. Model HS8-181224 is a custom size designed to meet Compacting Tooling’s load requirements. Powered with 42 KW, this furnace, ideal to heat treat high speed steel, reaches 2450°F in the upper chamber and 1200° F in the lower, tempering oven. A combined 6.5” of ceramic fiber... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Quaker Chemical Highlights New Chlorine Free Technology at FABTECH 2016

November 23, 2016

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 15, 2016 - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR, "Quaker") began the evaluation of chlorine free forming fluids well in advance of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) declaring the approaching ban on medium and long chain chlorinated paraffins (CPs), extreme-pressure lubrication additives for ferrous and stainless steel alloys. Due to their environmental impact,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Vertera Spine's COHERE Fusion Device Wins Award For Best Spine Technologies for 2016

November 23, 2016

ATLANTA, Nov. 21, 2016 - Vertera Spine, a developer of medical devices using advanced biomaterial technologies, today announced that the COHERE® Cervical Interbody Fusion Device has been recognized by Orthopedics This Week as one of the Top Ten Best Spine Technologies for 2016. COHERE features Vertera Spine's patented porous PEEK (polyetheretherketone) Scoria® biomaterial technology, a... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Micro Sprint Racing Oils offer wet-clutch additives.

November 19, 2016

Specially formulated for maximum protection and performance in wet-clutch Micro Sprint engines, Micro Sprint Racing Oils are made for racing vehicles. Made from premium synthetic base stocks, Racing Oils resist thickening and sludging caused due to oxidation additives. Provides high clutch performance, good film strength and protects engine and valve-train from wearing in extreme racing... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Multiple Conveying Technologies Move Raw to Fully Case Packed Food Product

November 19, 2016

Super Sanitary, Radius Curves, 90° Transfer and Hand Packing Winneconne

WI - Multi-Conveyor (www.multi-conveyor.com) - Multi-Conveyor recently built a series of conveyors comprised of various technologies and components for an esteemed cheese manufacturer. The first element moves raw blocks of cheese on a near 24' long stainless steel... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Long Dwell Times & Limited Space Pose Design Challenge

November 19, 2016

LEWCO, Inc. recently delivered (2) custom conveyor ovens to a large multi-national manufacturer of electrical insulators. The ovens will be used to cure a proprietary coating on various parts up to 248°F. A solvent in the coating required both ovens be designed to meet the requirements of NFPA 86, Class A ovens.

Curing part coatings at low temperatures is relatively simple; however... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

MetalMaster® Furnaces Remain Industry Workhorse

November 19, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL - Within the past few weeks, Ipsen has shipped five MetalMaster® vacuum furnaces to companies in locations around the world: Washington, South Carolina, Mexico and China. Comprised of both horizontal- and vertical-loading systems, these shipments will be used to process parts for the Commercial Heat Treating and Aerospace industries - a market where Ipsen and its equipment... Read More