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AFC-Holcroft Installs Continuous Pusher Furnace Line

A manufacturer located in the South Central region of the United States is the recipient of a new AFC-Holcroft Single Row Pusher Furnace System. The company, a sister company to a manufacturer located in the United Kingdom, has recently taken delivery of the system and is now running production. The single row pusher furnace system, with 3 zones of control, comes equipped with an oil quench...

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Modern Heat Treat Buys 5th AFC-Holcroft Batch Furnace

Modern Heat Treat, a commercial heat treating operation located in Richland Hills, Texas, will soon be receiving their fifth new AFC-Holcroft UBQ (Universal Batch Quench) furnace, size 36-72-44 to accommodate their rapid growth. The addition of another AFC-Holcroft UBQ boosts the customer's production capacity by an additional 6,000 lbs. gross, and will be a duplicate of existing AFC-Holcroft...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Milacron Purchases AFC-Holcroft E-Z 1800 Endothermic Gas Generator

Milacron LLC of Mt. Orab, Ohio has purchased an AFC-Holcroft E-Z Series 1800 Endothermic Gas Generator. The E-Z endothermic generator is supplied with an Atmosphere Engineering Co. Low Pressure (LP) EndoInjector(TM) precision gas mixing and control system to accommodate lower natural gas supply pressures. The investment in the E-Z 1800 endothermic generator was justified based on significantly...

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AFC-Holcroft Supplies Mesh Belt Furnaces to Multi-National Tier One Supplier

AFC-Holcroft has received an order for supply of a new Mesh Belt stress relieving furnace, to be installed in Europe. The belt type recirculating atmosphere stress relief furnace will be a near duplicate of a furnace recently purchased by the same customer, which was installed in North America. The equipment will be shipped in sections using standard sea containers. Once in production, the...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Bodycote Buys AFC-Holcroft E-Z Series Endothermic Generator

Bodycote Thermal Processing has recently purchased an AFC-Holcroft E-Z Series 13500 cfh endothermic generator for installation in their plant in Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA. The modular design of the E-Z Series generator enables multiple units to be integrated for higher capacity atmosphere generation. In this case, an array of (3) 4,500 cfh systems are integrated together to provide the needed...

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Tier One Automotive Supplier Purchases AFC-Holcroft Walking Beam Furnace

A Tier One automotive supplier located in the Eastern Central region of the U.S. has purchased a new Walking Beam Furnace with 'bottom' charge and discharge, along with a recirculated air heated Tempering Furnace. Both units will be used in the processing of solid stabilizer bars. The walking beam furnace is designed to convey round, straight solid bars in a range of sizes up to 1.3 (33 mm) in...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Italian Gas Supplier Buys AFC-Holcroft EZ-Series Endothermic Gas Generators

AFC-Holcroft in Wixom, Michigan USA, as part of a joint working agreement with SIAD S.p.A. in Bergamo, Italy, has supplied 2 endothermic gas generators for SIAD customers. Thus far, two endothermic gas generators, AFC-Holcroft EZ 4500 Series, are being installed in Europe, and other projects are active for installation around the East European Countries. Each company was attracted to the other's...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

MacLean-Fogg Takes Delivery of AFC-Holcroft UBQ Batch Furnace Line

MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions in Saegertown, PA is taking delivery of a complete UBQ 36-48-36G Batch Furnace Line. The equipment consists of an AFC-Holcroft UBQ (Universal Batch Quench) integral quench batch furnace, along with a tempering furnace, nitrogen atmosphere tempering furnace, spray/dunk washer, transfer car, scissors lift table, and E-Z 1800 endothermic gas generator. The UBQ...

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Midwestern Manufacturing Company Buys AFC-Holcroft 'Built-for-Stock' UBQ Furnace, Receives Delivery in Just 3 Weeks

A large manufacturing company located in the Midwestern region of the United States, has purchased an AFC-Holcroft Built for Stock UBQ ( Universal Batch Quench ) furnace, size 36 -48 -36 , with delivery taken only 3 weeks after order date. As part of the Built for Stock program, this furnace was already fully fabricated, ready for paint, shipping and installation only 3 weeks from date of order....

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VCST Buys 4th AFC-Holcroft Integral Quench Batch Furnace for Mexico Facility

VCST Industrial Products, headquartered in Belgium, has purchased another AFC-Holcroft UBQ (Universal Batch Quench) furnace for installation in their plant in Leon, Mexico. This will be the fourth UBQ furnace AFC-Holcroft has provided to this facility. The furnace has effective working dimensions of 36-48-36 inches, is gas fired, and will be used to process various precision-machined gears for...

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