Pressure and Temperature Switches Now SIL 3 Capable
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Pressure and Temperature Switches Now SIL 3 Capable

Ashcroft® B, T and D series pressure and temperature switches are now certified as SIL 3 capable. Specific design and construction criteria ensure that they operate to exacting safety and reliability standards. These SIL 3 capable switches are recognized as suitable components for safety instrumented systems. For more information, please call 203/385-0635 or visit www.ashcroft.com. Ashcroft®...

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Global Automotive Supplier Invests in New AFC-Holcroft Heat Treating Equipment
Furnaces

Global Automotive Supplier Invests in New AFC-Holcroft Heat Treating Equipment

(March, 2017) A leading global automotive supplier of systems and components has purchased a new roller hearth annealing furnace from AFC-Holcroft. The new equipment will be installed in the Southeast region of the United States, where the same plant has been running production using two Holcroft brand roller hearth annealers since the late 1990’s. The new roller hearth furnace will be similar...

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Emerson Vibrating Fork Switch Now Brings Reliable Level Monitoring to Demanding Hygienic Applications
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Emerson Vibrating Fork Switch Now Brings Reliable Level Monitoring to Demanding Hygienic Applications

Rosemount™ 2120 receives global approvals for sanitary and aseptic applications AUSTIN, TEXAS (March 28, 2017) - Emerson’s Rosemount 2120 series of vibrating fork switches, which provide reliable level monitoring in demanding and safety-critical applications, are now suitable for use in hygienic process environments. Hygienic certificates enable them to be used in sanitary and aseptic...

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Wisconsin Oven Ships Four Zone Conveyor Furnace to Aluminum Parts Manufacturer
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Wisconsin Oven Ships Four Zone Conveyor Furnace to Aluminum Parts Manufacturer

East Troy, WI – March 21, 2017 -- Wisconsin Oven Corporation shipped a Natural Gas Fired Four Zone Solution Treatment Furnace to a manufacturer of aluminum components. The solution treatment furnace will be used to heat forged aluminum parts for AR15 rifles prior to quenching in water. The maximum operating temperature is 1,100°F and the work chamber dimensions are 4’2” W x 60’0” L X...

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Lindberg/MPH Ships Gas Fired Zinc Melting and Holding Furnace to Die Casting Industry
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Lindberg/MPH Ships Gas Fired Zinc Melting and Holding Furnace to Die Casting Industry

March 10, 2017 – Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of a gas fired melting and holding furnace. The furnace incorporates seven (7) immersion tubes, each with its own burner and ratio regulator control. The maximum temperature rating for this furnace is 850°F. The bath capacity is 45,000 lbs. of molten zinc. The system is rated at 2,300,000 BTU/hr. The furnace temperature controller includes a...

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Medical Manufacturer Chooses TITAN® System with Training and Full-Scale Support
Heat Treatment Equipment

Medical Manufacturer Chooses TITAN® System with Training and Full-Scale Support

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Ipsen recently shipped a TITAN® H2 vacuum heat-treating system with 2-bar gas quenching to Costa Rica. There it will be used to manufacture surgical components. With its compact dimensions and superior quality, the TITAN helps companies accelerate the pace of innovation while satisfying the strict legal requirements of the Medical industry. This shipment included more than...

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New High Efficiency Boilers Earn High Grades at Iowa College Campus
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New High Efficiency Boilers Earn High Grades at Iowa College Campus

A failing steam heating system posed many issues and challenges for facility services at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa. Retrofitting campus buildings with high efficiency condensing boilers from Weil-McLain provided the solution needed for improved, head-of-the-class heating at the school. Cornell College was founded in 1853 by George Bryant Bowman, a minister from North Carolina with a...

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OFS Announces Higher DWDM Capacity Over TeraWaveTM ULL Optical Fiber with Nokia Commercial Ultra-Wideband C+L-Band System at OFC 2017
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OFS Announces Higher DWDM Capacity Over TeraWaveTM ULL Optical Fiber with Nokia Commercial Ultra-Wideband C+L-Band System at OFC 2017

OFC 2017, Booth 2925, Los Angeles, California, March 20, 2017 - OFS, a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of innovative fiber optic network products and solutions will showcase the capacity and un-regenerated reach of Nokia’s 1830 Photonic Service Switch (PSS) Ultra-wideband C+L- band DWDM system over OFS’ TeraWaveTM ULL Optical Fiber, helping to reduce cost-per-bit of transport...

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