Material Processing Equipment

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ipsen Delivers a Range of Atmosphere and Vacuum Heat-Treating Solutions Across the U.S.

July 1, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – In recent months, Ipsen has shipped 11 heat-treating systems across the U.S. to eight different states ranging from California to Massachusetts. This equipment will be used to process parts for companies in the Aerospace, Energy, Commercial Heat Treating and Coating industries. Among the equipment was a TITAN® H6 vacuum furnace, which was rented to fill a company’s... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Automotive Tier One Supplier Orders AFC-Holcroft Heat Treat Equipment to Process Aluminum Products

July 1, 2016

June, 2016: A Tier 1 automotive supplier located in the Midwest has placed (2) orders with AFC-Holcroft for the supply of heat treating equipment related to the processing of aluminum. The first order will consist of a Roller Hearth Homogenizing Furnace for processing aluminum products. The complete system includes a multi-position loading table, a multiposition furnace, cooling station and... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Portable Pumping System incorporates static mixer.

June 29, 2016

Intended for continuous inline mixing of minor liquid components into fluid stream, Portable Pumping System with Static Mixer handles laminar and turbulent flow applications across 26-element Low Pressure Drop (LPD) Static Mixer. System produces homogenous blend in one pass, and mobile skid includes variable frequency drive for feed pump, inlet and outlet pressure transmitters, 4 in. color touchscreen, emergency stop pushbutton, and vortex enclosure cooler for NEMA 4 Operator Station. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Hosokawa Alpine Implements New Zone Temp Control, HMI to Boost Production on Blown Film Lines

June 28, 2016

Machine builder utilizes Siemens hardware, software and communications platform on lines up to 9 layers of co-extrusion; achieving <1ºF of temp variation Hosokawa Alpine American (Natick, Massachusetts) is a leading supplier of blown film extrusion systems to the North American plastics industry; with standard lines ranging from single-layer to 9-layer co-extrusion. The company recently... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Chill Out - Your Natural Oil Products Keep Cool with MPE's Cold Milling Gran-U-Lizer(TM)

June 27, 2016

CHICAGO, IL It’s important to know when to turn up the heat, and when to keep your cool. At MPE, the world’s leading manufacturer of precision particle reduction equipment, we know that when dealing with flax, chia, hemp and other natural oil products, the Cold Milling Process provided by the MPE Gran-U-Lizer is the hottest way to keep you, and your products cool all year round. MPE... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

KYZEN to Show Cleaners for Wafer Bumping, Wire Bonding and Cu Pillar Flip Chip Applications at SEMICON West

June 27, 2016

NASHVILLE - June 21, 2016 - KYZEN today announced plans to exhibit in Booth #305 at SEMICON West, scheduled to take place July 12-14, 2016 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA. KYZEN will exhibit MICRONOX® MX2302 for wafer bumping, Ionox® FCR for wire bonding and MICRONOX® 2707 for Cu pillar flip chip applications. MICRONOX® MX2302 is an engineered semi-aqueous solvent blend... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Century Die Adds Capacity with Another Lucifer Red Devil Furnace

June 27, 2016

Century Die Company, LLC., a blow mold specialist in Fremont Ohio, has added to their heat treating capability with a Lucifer Red Devil single chamber furnace.  Model RD7-H21 has a working chamber size of 9”H x 12”L by 21”D and heats to 2200°F.  Energy efficient lightweight firebrick lines the chamber with mineral wool backup insulation; easy-to-replace heating elements for uniform... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Davis-Standard Thermatic® Extruders Support Maxi-Blast Expansion

June 24, 2016

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) - Longtime Davis-Standard customer Maxi-Blast, Inc. recently installed six Davis-Standard Thermatic® extruders at its new 40,000 square foot facility in St. Petersburg, Florida. This is the latest extruder addition for Maxi-Blast, whose chairman and CEO Robert Donaldson has been purchasing Davis-Standard extruders since founding the company in 1981. Donaldson built Maxi-Blast... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools

Twin Turret Grinding Machines exhibit optimized stiffness.

June 24, 2016

Universal Landis Twin Turret (LTT) grinding machine provides common platform for multiple machine configurations and processes, including OD, ID, and profile grinding, milling, polishing, hard and diamond turning, dicing, and in-situ metrology. Designed for superabrasives and suited to process challenging materials and geometries, models LTT-100 and LTT-400 respectively handle workpieces as large as 100 and 400 mm dia. Universal Twin Turret grinder enables sub-micron position control. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Gleason to Demonstrate New Solutions for Advanced Gear Production at IMTS 2016

June 23, 2016

Rochester, New York, USA Gleason will demonstrate brand new solutions in advanced gear manufacturing technology on Booth #N-7000 at IMTS 2016, covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears. Among the technologies to be exhibited are: Genesis® 260GX – New Threaded Wheel Grinding Powerhouse The 200/260GX... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

SLM Solutions to Feature SLM 280HL Metal 3D Printer at First IMTS

June 23, 2016

Novi, MI — As the largest industrial trade show in North America, IMTS will feature an additive manufacturing section at this year’s event, September 12-17. Making a splash at its first IMTS, SLM Solutions will feature the top-selling SLM 280HL metal additive manufacturing system, their mid-range machine with a build envelope of 280x280x350mm. As with all SLM Solutions machines, the SLM... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Belt Conveyor Oven reaches max temperature of 550°F.

June 23, 2016

Constructed with 4 in. insulated walls, aluminized steel exterior, and stainless steel interior, No. 866 offers 18 in. x 20 ft x 15 in. workspace, 60 KW installed in Nichrome wire heating elements, and 4,200 cfm, 3 hp recirculating blower that provides vertical downward airflow. Oven travel comprises 1 ½ ft long open belt loading zone, 20 ft long insulated heat zone with recirculated airflow, 1 ft long open zone, 12 ft long cooling zone, and 1 ½ ft long open unloading zone. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Japanese Automaker, Daihatsu, Collaborates with Local Designers to Offer Car Design Customization Using Stratasys 3D Printing

June 22, 2016

Carmaker worked with top Japanese designers to create unique, customizable automotive exterior ‘Effect Skins’ for their 2-door convertible MINNEAPOLIS REHOVOT, Israel - Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, says automaker Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd, (Daihatsu) is one of the first manufacturers to deliver on the 3D printing vision of mass... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Ergonomic Backpack Vibrator supports concrete consolidation.

June 22, 2016

Equipped with Honda 4-cycle 50 cc gas engine, Wyco ErgoPack® enables one user to vibrate low- to high-slump concrete with up to 2 in. head. Engine has heavy-duty clutch mounted on steel frame with flexible throttle and kill switch. With bulk of weight distributed over operator&#39;s hips, ErgoPack minimizes strain on shoulders and upper back, discouraging injury-prone postures and delaying operator fatigue. Digital tachometer/hour meter allows for quick reference of vibration speed. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

KAPP NILES Demonstrates Mass Production Gear Grinding Solution, and Unveils a New Metrology Machine at the IMTS

June 21, 2016

Featured at the KAPP NILES booth are the KX 100 DYNAMIC, which turns convention on its head with the first ever “pick-up” work spindle, and the exciting presentation of measuring solutions by Penta Gear Metrology. BOULDER, Colo., (JUNE 14, 2016) - Kapp Niles will feature three machines in booth N-7036 at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) September 12 – 17 in... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Oracle Packaging Finds Immediate Success with Davis-Standard Line

June 20, 2016

Oracle Packaging Finds Immediate Success with Davis-Standard Line Pawcatuck, Conn. - A new Davis-Standard extrusion coating line at Oracle Packaging is exceeding throughput expectations, enabling Oracle to get products to market more quickly than anticipated. The installation, completed in December, supports Oracle's manufacturing of aluminum foil based products. Applications include... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ships Two Industrial Ovens to United Tool & Die Company for Heat Treating Aluminum Parts

June 20, 2016

Wisconsin Oven Corporation announced the shipment of two industrial ovens to United Tool Die Company in West Hartford, CT. An electrically heated draw batch oven (SDB oven) with a pitted manual quench tank will be used for aluminum solution heat treatment of parts. An electrically heated enhanced duty walk-in batch oven (EWN oven) will be used for aluminum aging and annealing of parts. The new... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Komax Systems' Wafer Static Mixer Spells Efficiency

June 17, 2016

Space Saving Design Brings Static Mixing to Variety of Environments HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. - A quick scan of the headlines indicates that industrial space is shrinking fast, but Komax Systems is working with companies in ever-tighter spaces to design a better solution - a wafer static mixer that accomplishes the same task even in the tightest possible space. The Real Problem Static... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools, Robotics

United Grinding Will Bring its Industry-Leading Technology to IMTS

June 15, 2016

Company to debut many new grinders and automation that works alongside humans. MIAMISBURG, Ohio, June 10, 2016 – At IMTS, United Grinding will showcase one of its most advanced surface and profile grinding systems paired with an equally advanced robot that can work side-by-side with humans. Also in booth N-6800, the company will debut several other new grinding systems, including an... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

RenAM 500M Presented at IMTS 2016

June 8, 2016

Metal additive manufacturing for industrial production Designed and engineered with serialized production in mind, the Renishaw RenAM 500M builds complex metallic components directly from CAD using metal powder bed fusion technology. The machine will be featured at IMTS 2016 in Renishaw’s booth E-5509 in the East Building of Chicago’s McCormick Place. The RenAM 500M is first in a family... Read More