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Specialty Steel Treating Invests in New Afc-Holcroft Equipment as Part of Multi-year Program

Specialty Steel Treating Invests in New Afc-Holcroft Equipment as Part of Multi-year Program

(April, 2019) Commercial heat treater Specialty Steel Treating in Fraser, Michigan (USA) has invested in new AFC-Holcroft UBQ (Universal Batch Quench) furnace and a UBTN (Universal Batch Temper) annealing furnace as companion equipment, as part of a larger multi-year equipment standardization program intended to replace older equipment provided by another supplier. The UBQ and UBT are near...

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Lindberg/MPH Ships Crucible Furnace to R&D Laboratory in the Nuclear Sector

Lindberg/MPH Ships Crucible Furnace to R&D Laboratory in the Nuclear Sector

Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of a 1100°C Crucible Furnace to a research and development laboratory in the nuclear industry. This crucible furnace will be used for a wide variety of laboratory melting applications, including annealing, ashing, carbon firing, ceramic firing, hardening, melting, nitriding, normalizing, sintering, solution treating, and stress relieving. The maximum...

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Lindberg/MPH Ships Aluminum Melting and Holding Furnace

Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of an Aluminum Melting and Holding Furnace. The melting and holding furnace was designed with an aluminum melt rate of 3,000 lbs per hour and the capacity to hold up to 40,000 lbs of aluminum. The aluminum melting and holding furnace will be loaded with aluminum across a preheat hearth. prior to being pushed into the molten aluminum bath. An exterior...

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Lindberg/MPH Ships Crucible Furnace to the Energy Industry

Lindberg/MPH Ships Crucible Furnace to the Energy Industry

Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of a 1200°C Crucible Furnace to a company in the energy industry. The crucible furnace may be used for a number of applications and processes, including annealing, ashing, carbon firing, ceramic firing, hardening, melting, metallizing, normalizing, sintering, solution treating, and stress relieving. The maximum temperature rating of this crucible...

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Electrical Dual Chamber Box Furnace for Heat Treatment of Machine Tooling

Electrical Dual Chamber Box Furnace for Heat Treatment of Machine Tooling

L&L Special Furnace Co, Inc., has shipped a dual chamber heat treating furnace to a southeastern US manufacturer of various items used in the production of heavy equipment and transportation devices. The furnace will be used to heat treat the tooling used to manufacture these items. Its top chamber is used to harden tool steels while its bottom chamber is used for tempering, stress relief and...

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Modern Heat Treat Further Expands Production Capability with New Afc-Holcroft Integral Quench Batch Furnace Equipment

Modern Heat Treat Further Expands Production Capability with New Afc-Holcroft Integral Quench Batch Furnace Equipment

(March, 2019) In support of its continued growth, Modern Heat Treat, a commercial heat treating operation located in Richland Hills, Texas (USA), has added several additional UBQ (Universal Batch Quench) furnaces and companion equipment to its installed base. Several new equipment orders were placed with AFC-Holcroft months apart throughout the year in 2018, adding similar equipment to that...

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Harper and Oak Ridge National Lab Complete First Phase of Joint Development of Carbon Fiber LT Carbonization Simulation

Harper and Oak Ridge National Lab Complete First Phase of Joint Development of Carbon Fiber LT Carbonization Simulation

Buffalo, NY – Harper International and Oak Ridge National Lab (ORNL) have completed the first phase of their co-operative simulation work titled “Development and Validation of Simulation Capability for the High Capacity Production Carbon Fiber”. The purpose is to ensure thermal processing systems provide the necessary uniformity of processing conditions to produce fiber of a certain...

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Global Fastener Manufacturer Purchases New AFC-Holcroft Mesh Belt Furnace

Global Fastener Manufacturer Purchases New AFC-Holcroft Mesh Belt Furnace

(March, 2019) A Midwestern facility of a US-based leader in the manufacture of safety-critical fasteners and assembly solutions has purchased a new MB48-120 mesh belt furnace from AFC-Holcroft. The new equipment will replace an older AFC-Holcroft installation. The new mesh belt furnace will integrate with existing companion equipment such as a loading system, pre- and post-wash systems, oil...

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Aluminum Manufacturers Achieve Maximum Quality, Energy Saving & Melt Safety from SECO/WARWICK Technologies

Aluminum Manufacturers Achieve Maximum Quality, Energy Saving & Melt Safety from SECO/WARWICK Technologies

According to the Aluminum Association, the official U.S. trade group, the aluminum industry generates nearly $71 billion a year in direct economic impact in the United States. When all suppliers and related business functions are taken into account, the industry drives $174 billion in economic impact— almost 1 percent of the country’s GDP. An American manufacturer of flat rolled aluminum...

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