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Tata Steel: Keeping Britain on the Right Track

Tata Steel, Europe's second largest steelmaker, has won a contract to supply rail track and steel sleeper plate to Network Rail for at least five years.Network Rail, the company set up to operate and maintain Britain's rail infrastructure, has chosen to source more than 95% of its rail from Tata Steel until 2019, with the option to extend this until 2024. The contract could see Tata Steel, which...

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Long-Length Wear-Resistant Rail targets worldwide demand.

Long-Length Wear-Resistant Rail targets worldwide demand.

Heat-treated, stress-free train track rails, available in lengths up to 108 m, help rail operators enhance performance and reduce expenses associated with worn rail replacement. During manufacture, rail moves through induction furnace- that uses electromagnetic field to heat steel to 950°C. Rail is rapidly cooled using compressed air. Super-hardened rail withstands high-wear conditions, such as...

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Tata Steel: Keeping Britain on the Right Track

Tata Steel: Keeping Britain on the Right Track

Tata Steel, Europe's second largest steelmaker, has won a contract to supply rail track and steel sleeper plate to Network Rail for at least five years. Network Rail, the company set up to operate and maintain Britain's rail infrastructure, has chosen to source more than 95% of its rail from Tata Steel until 2019, with the option to extend this until 2024. The contract could see Tata Steel, which...

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STROTHMANN Installs Largest RoundTrack Network

STROTHMANN Installs Largest RoundTrack Network

Schloss Holte-Stukenbrock, Germany – STROTHMANN Machines & Handling has received a record order for RoundTracks. A network of nearly 5 kilometers is being installed in the Shanghai factory of an escalator manufacturer – the longest line of tracks in one contract so far. The project furthermore includes more than 170 trolleys which will be used to transport parts weighing up to 15 tons between...

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Array Technologies Announces 39 MWs of DuraRack(TM) in Indiana

Three sites total largest ground-mount DuraRack™ deployment to date ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Array Technologies has been awarded a three-site, 39 MWdc (28.6 MWac) project in Marion County, Indiana, making it the largest single deployment of fixed ground-mount DuraRack™ systems to date. Constructed by international engineering and project management company, AMEC, the electricity generated by the...

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MHI and Toshiba Receive Order from Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation for Trackwork and E&M Systems for Nangang Extension Project to Extend High Speed Railway from Taipei to Nangang

TOKYO - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Toshiba Corporation have received a turnkey order from Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation (THSRC) for its Nangang Extension Project in Taipei. The order calls for the two companies to provide trackwork and E&M (electrical and mechanical) systems for approximately 5 kilometers (km) of the 9.2km extension line to connect Taipei Station and the...

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Curvilinear Track System comes in unlimited 2D shapes.

Completely seamless and free running, HepcoMotion® PRT2 1-Trak eliminates possibility of misalignment during installation or in service. Entire track element is manufactured from single piece of steel, with or without base plate, and features 3-bearing wheel plate. Wheel plates can carry loads from 67–51,000 N, and tracks can be made up to 5.5 x 1 m or 1.9 m square. Track systems can be...

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Key Electronics Chooses Cogiscan for Factory Wide Traceability

Key Electronics Chooses Cogiscan for Factory Wide Traceability

BROMONT, CANADA — Cogiscan Inc., the leading track, trace and control solutions provider for the electronics manufacturing industry, announces that it was selected by Key Electronics, Inc. to expand its existing traceability structure into a complete Track, Trace and Control system that spans the entire factory.-  In early 2012, Key Electronics purchased two new Juki pick-and-place lines...

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2012 Four Hills Tournament on ALOSLIDE® ICE

2012 Four Hills Tournament on ALOSLIDE® ICE

The next event of the world famous Four Hills Tournament in Oberstdorf will take place at the end of December 2012 - for the first time on a new track. SC Oberstdorf is optimizing and modernizing its famous large jump HS 137 in the Erdinger Arena. This year, those responsible for the event are not leaving anything to chance: They are relying on ALOSLIDE® ICE from CeramTec, the world's only...

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COPAN Partners with INPECO to Offer Track System for Continuous Feeding of Specimens into WASP: Walk-Away Specimen Processor

COPAN Partners with INPECO to Offer Track System for Continuous Feeding of Specimens into WASP: Walk-Away Specimen Processor

MURRIETA, Calif. - While attending the 112th American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, COPAN is announcing strategic partnership with INPECO for the connection of its track system FlexLab 3.6 for continuous feeding of standardized tube specimens to COPAN's WASP: Walk-Away Specimen Processor. With over 500 systems placed worldwide, INPECO's track has been successfully implemented in the...

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Cut and Bevel Pipe up to 63" Diameter with a Single Lightweight, Portable Machine
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Cut and Bevel Pipe up to 63" Diameter with a Single Lightweight, Portable Machine

CS Unitec is a leader in power tools designed for industrial applications, with products that set the standard for robust performance and industry-leading reliability. Adding to our long list of innovation is a new line of pipe cutting machines. For cutting and beveling pipe up to 2" in thickness and diameters from 12" to 63", no other cutting system comes close. See our video to learn more.

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