Heat Treating Equipment

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Aerospace Customer Receives Integrated Heat Treatment Solution with TITAN® Furnace and Predictive Maintenance Software

May 23, 2016

Aerospace Customer Receives Integrated Heat Treatment Solution with TITAN® Furnace and Predictive Maintenance Software CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Ipsen recently shipped a TITAN® H8 vacuum furnace system with 2-bar gas quenching and PdMetrics™ predictive maintenance software platform to a company on the West Coast. There it will be used to manufacture components and systems for the Aerospace... Read More

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Lindberg/MPH Ships Pit Furnace for Heat Treating Aircraft Components

May 20, 2016

Riverside, MI – Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of a cyclone pit furnace to a supplier of the aerospace industry. The pit furnace performs a heat treating process on aircraft components. The cyclone design has historically provided optimum heat distribution and exceptional temperature uniformity which makes it ideal for applications such as tempering, normalizing, solution treatment of... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Preheating Automotive Heads with 1000°F Oven

May 13, 2016

SANDUSKY, OH. – LEWCO, Inc. recently manufactured a custom 1000°F fuel-fired batch oven to a company that remanufactures products in the automotive industry. The oven will be used to pre-heat automotive heads to 850°F prior to welding. The heads will be loaded into the oven on shelves supplied by the customer. LEWCO Engineers decided horizontal airflow would be best suited for the... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Baker Furnace Designs and Manufactures a 2200°F, Nitrogen Conveyor Oven for Aquatic Heating Systems

May 4, 2016

Yorba Linda, CA – Baker Furnace, Inc. is pleased to announce the shipment of a custom-built, high-temperature conveyor oven designed to heat treat rods used to manufacture commercial heating elements. The process also requires a nitrogen purge to create a specific atmosphere. At 35 ft long with an operating temperature of 1900°F, the engineering challenges for this unique application were... Read More

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Lindberg/MPH Ships Pit Furnace to a Leading Manufacturer of Mechanical Components

April 27, 2016

Riverside, MI – Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of a pit furnace to a leading manufacturer of mechanical components. This industrial pit furnace performs a steam treating process on tool steels. Steam treating produces an oxide film on the surface of the part which improves wear resistance, improves corrosion resistance, and provides a uniform blue-black finish. The heat treating... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Cabinet Oven can achieve max temperature of 550°F.

April 26, 2016

Along with 38 x 20 x 26 in. workspace, No. 1035 features 8 KW installed in lncoloy sheathed tubular heating elements and 600 cfm, ½ hp recirculating blower. Latter provides universal front to rear airflow, and 38 x 20 in. roller shelf at bottom of workspace is rated for 200 lb. Able to reach 550°F, oven is constructed with 6 in. insulated walls, aluminized steel exterior, and Type 304 stainless steel, 2B finish interior. Multiple controllers are integrated as standard. Read More

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Ultratech Receives Follow-On Order from Major Foundry for Laser Spike Anneal System

April 18, 2016

Foundry Plans to use Ultratech's LSA101 Dual Beam System to Ramp 28-nm Production SAN JOSE, Calif. - Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs), as well as atomic layer deposition (ALD) systems, today announced a follow-on order from a major foundry... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Parker Trutec Adds Fourth AFC-Holcroft UBQ Furnace

April 1, 2016

Parker Trutec, Inc. in Springfield, Ohio has added a 4th UBQ 36-48-36 universal batch integral quench furnace to an existing line. This latest furnace will be equipped for carburizing, and will be made CQI-9 Compliant. The equipment is scheduled for installation in March of 2016. About Parker Trutec: Parker Trutec is a North American subsidiary of Nihon Parkerizing, a world leader in metal... Read More

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Ipsen Provides Global Support to Multiple Industries,Shipping Seven Vacuum Furnaces

March 31, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL - Ipsen recently shipped seven furnaces around the globe, which will be used to support the Aerospace, Automotive and Power industries. This selection of shipments included both custom-built furnaces and standard TITAN® furnaces that were sent to customers in Alabama, California, Missouri and Texas, as well as China and Japan. The equipment shipped ranged from a vertical,... Read More

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Inert Atmosphere Furnace operates up to 2,000°F.

March 23, 2016

Providing 36 x 60 x 36 in. workspace dimensions, No. 1039 is equipped with 73 KW ICA wire coils supported by vacuum formed ceramic fiber installed on all interior surfaces. System has roof-mounted, heat-resisting alloy circulating fan powered by 1 hp motor with V-belt drive, water-cooled bearings, and inert atmosphere shaft seal. Suitable for heat treating applications, furnace is constructed with 9 in. thick walls comprised of 5 in. of 2,300°F ceramic fiber and 4 in. of 1,900°F block insulation. Read More

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Harper Has Been Issued a New Patent

March 4, 2016

Harper is proud to announce that United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued US Patent number 9,255,733 entitled “Oven for Fiber Heat Treatment”. The patent is for the process of maintaining consistent airflow within and outside of the tube while processing gasses. The primary air distributed inside of the tube is not affected by the secondary air that circulates around the tube,... Read More

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Bodycote Breaks Ground On Site For New Solution Treatment Capability At Westminster, California

February 29, 2016

MACCLESFIELD  (U.K.)  —  Bodycote,  the  world’s  leading  provider  of  heat treating services, held a ground breaking ceremony for a new aluminum solution treatment capability at its Westminster, California location in February 2016. With this new capability, Bodycote will be able to  process aluminum alloys up to 21 feet in length at 1100ºF, able to use multiple types of... Read More

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Derrick Company Inc. Awards Wisconsin Oven Order for New Aluminum Heat Treating Equipment

February 26, 2016

Wisconsin Oven has recently been awarded an order from the Derrick Company, Inc. for a horizontal quench furnace and industrial batch oven. The Derrick Company is a fifth generation family owned and operated metal heat treating company located in Cincinnati, Ohio. For over 90 years the Derrick Company has specialized in processing unique, one of a kind, very large carbon steel fabrications,... Read More

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Inert Atmosphere 500°F Oven can be used to age rubber parts.

February 25, 2016

Along with workspace dimensions of 36 x 60 x 36 in., No. 870 features 12 KW installed in lncoloy sheathed tubular heating elements and 600 cfm, ½ hp recirculating blower that provides universal airflow to workload. This 500°F oven, built with 4 in. insulated walls, aluminized steel exterior, and Type 430 stainless steel interior, also features inert atmosphere construction, recording and programming temperature controller, and 650 cfm blower with 2-position motorized dampers. Read More

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MetalMaster® Furnace Delivered to Southwest: 500+ Installations Worldwide

February 24, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Ipsen recently shipped a horizontal-loading MetalMaster® vacuum furnace with 2-bar gas quenching to a company in the Southwest U.S. for use in manufacturing catalytic converter products, which are then used by such industries as Aerospace, Automotive and Power Generation. Ideal for brazing and other high vacuum applications, this vacuum furnace line performs distinctively... Read More

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Solar Atmospheres Southeast Vacuum Furnace Capacity

February 19, 2016

Greenville, SC – Solar Atmospheres newest facility in Greenville, South Carolina has a wide range of vacuum processing capacity now available. From furnaces suited for small lots and development cycles to a 24 foot long vacuum chamber capable of processing up to 50,000 lbs at 2650°F.  All backed by AS9100 and Nadcap quality systems to provide the assurance that your product is being... Read More

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Lindberg/MPH Offers Light Industrial Furnace Line

February 18, 2016

Riverside, Michigan – Lindberg/MPH offers a light industrial furnace line that is ideal for smaller-scale operations such as testing facilities, laboratories and small industrial plants. Like all of the Lindberg/MPH products, these furnaces are designed to maintain uniform heat distribution by utilizing the latest in heating and insulation technology. The light industrial furnaces can be used... Read More

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Allpax Helps Canneries Boost Retort Room Capacity with No Additional Floor Space Required

February 18, 2016

Canneries utilizing swing-open door retorts can expect capacity increases from 8 to 33 percent by installing Allpax orbital door retorts. By taking advantage of the wasted floor space occupied by existing swing-open doors, the Allpax orbiting door retorts allows the plant to lengthen the working shell by one basket per door. COVINGTON, LA – Allpax, powered by Pro Mach, said today canneries... Read More

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800°F LEWCO Oven used for Austempering Retaining Rings

February 12, 2016

When a leading company in the wind power industry needed an industrial oven to heat retaining rings for repairing turbines, they turned to the engineers at LEWCO.  The result, a standard model EWR08ED walk-in oven, features dual airflow and is electrically heated with a maximum operating temperature of 800°F. In the customer's process, two large retaining rings are loaded onto the cart... Read More

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Global Automotive Parts Manufacturer Selects SECO/WARWICK

January 27, 2016

A global automotive parts manufacturer has purchased a  SECO/WARWICK 2 bar, high vacuum furnace that will be dedicated to brazing operations in their greenfield facility located in the southeastern United States.  The customer reported that the selection was made because SECO/WARWICK was able to produce a custom engineered system with an expedited delivery in time for the new facility... Read More