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Year: 2019

Press Release: Paulo Products Installs Vacuum Furnace | Corona, CA

December 23, 2013 G-M Enterprises supplied a 20-bar vacuum furnace to Paulo Products Co. The furnace, which has an 8,000-pound load capacity and maximum work-zone dimensions of 48 inches wide x 36 inches high x 60 inches long, was installed at Paulo’s St. Louis, Mo., facility. The furnace is equipped with an 800-hp cooling motor,

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UPC ENTER FINAL LAP OF 2019 EVENT CIRCUIT

United Process Controls is entering the final lap of its event circuit for 2019, putting their innovations in heat treating and atmosphere flow controls on display at the following trade shows: ASM Heat Treat (Detroit, USA), Thermal Technology (Osaka, Japan), and HK HärtereiKongress (Köln, Germany). The first stop is the ASM Heat Treat in Detroit,

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Hydro Poland Uses NITREG® Nitriding to Improve Process Performance

The Hydro plant in Trzcianka, Poland uses Nitreg® controlled nitriding to address the need for improved process performance and more accurate control of nitriding results. Hydro is the world’s leading supplier of value-added aluminum profiles solutions. ACCURATE CONTROL BOOSTS DIE STRENGTH AND EXTRUSION THROUGHPUT The Nitrex N-EXT 812 nitriding system replaces a decommissioned nitrider that

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UPC UPGRADES FURNACE CONTROLS AT WOODWARD

United Process Controls (UPC) recently upgraded the vacuum furnace controls and automation platform for Woodward Inc., a US provider of fuel and control systems for aircraft engines. The new generation controls provide streamlined reporting for NADCAP compliance as well as seamless integration with the company’s enterprise planning (ERP) system. The control upgrades were undertaken at

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Memoriam – Drs. Jan Tacikowski, George Tymowski

Nitrex Metal is mourning the loss of two distinguished members of the heat-treating community, Professor Jan Tacikowski of the Institute of Precision Mechanics, Poland and Dr. George Tymowski, former Vice President of R&D at Nitrex Metal. “We are deeply saddened by the passing of our friends and colleagues Drs. Tacikowski and Tymowski,” said Michel Korwin,

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GalvanoTechnik Expands Services Portfolio, Adds Nitriding and Nitrocarburizing

Family-owned heat treatment company GalvanoTechnik, situated in Lombardy, Italy, has expanded its surface treatment services portfolio to include Nitreg® controlled nitriding, Nitreg®-C nitrocarburizing as well as ONC® in-process oxidation treatments.   NITREX SYSTEM COMBINES 3 TECHNOLOGIES INTO 1 PLATFORM The company invested in a compact Nitrex system, model NXK-609, configured to process 23.5” diameter by

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Greenfield Extrusion Plant Integrates Latest Nitrocarburizing Technology

The Swiss corporation Alu Menziken Extrusion AG, a manufacturer of aluminum profiles and complex extrusion press products, chose a Nitrex nitrocarburizing system for its new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility on a greenfield site in northwestern Romania. Nitrex Metal delivered and installed a turnkey NX-815 nitrocarburizing system that incorporates the Nitreg®-C technology for treating aluminum extrusion dies.

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Nitrex Metal is entering the final lap of its event circuit for 2019

Nitrex Metal is entering the final lap of its event circuit for 2019,putting their innovations in controlled nitriding and nitrocarburizing on display at the ASM Heat Treat (Detroit, USA), Thermal Technology (Osaka, Japan), and HK HärtereiKongress (Köln, Germany) trade shows.   First stop is the ASM Heat Treat in Detroit, MI, the premier event for

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