AFC-Holcroft

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AFC-Holcroft Furnaces Installed, Commissioned in China

AFC-Holcroft and partner company Shanghai Powermax are pleased to announce the commissioning of several large orders received in China. Bodycote Wuxi has started production on their latest AFC-Holcroft furnace, with the entire line now consisting of (6) AFC-Holcroft/PowerMax UBQ 36-48-36 furnaces and companion equipment. A large international supplier of bearings, with plant located in China, has...

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Bodycote Re-Routes Complete AFC-Holcroft Furnace Line to Mexico
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Bodycote Re-Routes Complete AFC-Holcroft Furnace Line to Mexico

Bodycote Thermal Processing, the largest heat treating company in the world, has installed two new UBQ integral quench batch furnaces and support equipment in its Silao, Mexico plant. The complete line of AFC-Holcroft equipment will now consist of: (4) UBQ Universal Batch Quench furnaces with top cool, (4) UBT Temper Furnaces, (1) UBTN Nitrogen Temper, (2) UBW Universal Batch Washers , a UBTC...

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AFC-Holcroft Supplies Equipment to Process Wind Energy Gearboxes for Wind Energy

AFC-Holcroft is pleased to announce the receipt of a new furnace order for a sealed quench furnace line that will be used to process specialized components utilized in the wind energy market. The furnace line is based on AFC-Holcroft's standard, modular UBQ (Universal Batch Quench) family of products, but was modified to optimize its efficiency for the mix of products required by this customer....

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AFC-Holcroft European Operations Move to Poland

(March, 2020) AFC-Holcroft, headquartered in Wixom, Michigan, USA, will be moving its European satellite office, presently located in Delémont, Switzerland, to Swiebodzin, Poland. The move was necessitated by the pending retirement of Marc Ruetsch, the current Director of European Operations, who has announced he is stepping down in mid-2020. The new Director of European Operations, Marek...

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Tracy Dougherty Named Vice President of Sales at AFC-Holcroft

(October, 2018): Tracy Dougherty has been named Vice President of Sales at AFCHolcroft. The announcement was made by William Disler, President and CEO. According to Disler, “Tracy has a genuine ability of keeping the best interest of both AFC-Holcroft and our customers in mind as he deals with day to day activities within our group. This promotion will further reinforce Tracy’s key leadership...

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Tracy Dougherty Named Vice President of Sales at AFC - Holcroft

(October, 2018): Tracy Dougherty has been named Vice President of Sales at AFC-Holcroft.  The announcement was made by William Disler, President and CEO. According to Disler, “Tracy has a genuine ability of keeping the best interest of both AFC-Holcroft and our customers in mind as he deals with day to day activities within our group.  This promotion will further reinforce Tracy’s key...

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AFC-Holcroft Boosts Order Bookings in 2017

(November, 2017) Robust bookings in 2017 are leading to a strong order backlog at AFC-Holcroft for the foreseeable future. Of special note were a large number of complete UBQA (Universal Batch Quench Austemper) lines, with orders distributed among different customers serving a variety of industries. AFC-Holcroft is well known as a leading furnace supplier for equipment used for austempering and...

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MID-South Metallurgical Invests in AFC-Holcroft Equipment to Expand Existing Production Capability

(April, 2017) Commercial heat treater Mid-South Metallurgical located in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, USA has purchased new AFC-Holcroft furnace equipment to increase their production capability. This expansion will significantly increase Mid-South's production capacity for Carburizing, Carbonitriding, Neutral Hardening, Normalizing, Annealing, and Stress Relieving of metal components. The new...

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Forgings Company Buys AFC-Holcroft Heat Treatment Line, Brings Production In-House

(January, 2017) A European-based multi-national supplier of forgings for the automotive industry has brought their heat treatment process in-house by investing in an AFC-Holcroft automated non-atmosphere batch heat treatment line to be delivered to an American facility located in the Midwest. The customer worked with AFC-Holcroft to prove return on investment for buying their own equipment, which...

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Advanced Heat Treat Orders AFC-Holcroft Batch Furnace Equipment

Advanced Heat Treat in Waterloo, Iowa, USA, has completed the purchase of a UBQ (Universal Batch Quench) furnace line for their increased production requirements. The new line is designed to integrate with Advanced Heat Treat’s existing Holcroft brand batch furnace line. The recent order consists of a family of AFC-Holcroft’s integrated UBQ (Universal Batch Quench) products, and is comprised...

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Disler Named AFC-Holcroft President & CEO

AFC-Holcroft is pleased to name William Disler as President & CEO, effective December, 2012. In his new position as President & CEO of AFC-Holcroft, Disler will report to Gary Dawson, formerly President & CEO of AFC-Holcroft, who retains his role as President of the Atmosphere Group which provides management services to AFC-Holcroft and other affiliated companies. Disler was previously Executive...

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AFC-Holcroft Signs Partner Agreement with Remix of Poland

AFC-Holcroft is pleased to announce the signing of a Cooperative Agreement with REMIX of Poland. REMIX will extend AFC-Holcroft's manufacturing and service reach further within the European community and support our continued global expansion plan. Over the past many years, the weak US dollar against the stronger Euro has allowed for a large amount of export from North America to Europe for...

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AFC-Holcroft Signs Two New Partners in China

February, 2012: AFC-Holcroft is pleased to announce an addition of two new partners in China: G-Wang Precision Auto Parts Company Ltd. in Jiangshan, Zhenjiang Province, and Jilin Plate Heat Treating Company Ltd. in Changchun, Jilin Province in the northeast of China. G-Wang Precision Auto Parts Company Ltd. is a member of the San Yung Group Taiwan, who specializes in continuous mesh belt type...

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