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Year: 2020

Nitrex Nevada Receives Supplier Approval from Honeywell

Nitrex Nevada Receives Supplier Approval from Honeywell

Pictured above is the automated copper plating line consisting of a load station, 100-gallon alkaline cleaning immersion bath, 100-gallon rinse immersion baths, semi-automated water break-free inspection station, 100-gallon acid activator immersion bath, 100-gallon rinse immersion baths, three 100-gallon immersion copper plating baths, two rinse immersion baths, inspection/rotation station, 100-gallon hot-water rinse bath, and a temperature-controlled

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HEAT TREATING NEWS

New Zealand Aluminum Extruder McKechnie Upgrades to Nitrex Nitrocarburizing System

New Zealand aluminum extruder McKechnie Aluminum Solutions takes another step towards their goal of sustainability by upgrading manufacturing operations with a new Nitrex NXK-812 compact nitrocarburizing system, allowing for more efficient use of process gases and energy. Additionally, because of the shifting pandemic situation and current travel restrictions, Nitrex’s agility to adapt to these developments means that

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Turkish Extrusion Company Starts Up a Nitrex Nitriding / Nitrocarburizing System

Nitrex supplied Alugen Aluminium with a high-performance compact nitriding/nitrocarburizing system allowing the company to bring all manufacturing operations in-house for more optimal work planning and quality control. Özcan Sürücü, Die Shop Manager at Alugen Aluminium, is clearly content with his new Nitrex nitriding system and said, “This allows for more effective planning and ensures that all projects,

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G-M Enterprises, a Nitrex Company, Secures Order from a Global MIM Supplier

A leading metal injection molding company is bolstering its manufacturing capacity with the addition of two large-size horizontal vacuum furnaces for sintering and debinding MIM products and components. G-M Enterprises, a Nitrex company, has received a multimillion-dollar order from a global manufacturer of metal injection molding (MIM) products to supply two large-size horizontal vacuum furnaces.

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MEET THE TEAM – LILIA JASSO, ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGER

Nitrex employees are the fabric of our business, working together to drive evolution and to deliver solutions and services with genuine care. Some are familiar faces in the industry, others are only known by voice or email. The “Meet the Team” series aims to put the spotlight on the awesome men and women behind the

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Impact of Nitriding on Die Life, Performance, and Cost Control

Extrusion dies are unique as far as industrial tooling is concerned. They are designed with deflection and surface hardening in mind and need to be periodically nitrided as they undergo extrusion cycles in conditions that include high temperatures, abrasion, and wear. In this webinar, we will provide a comprehensive view of nitriding within the life

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Nitrex Expansion Project Underway in Poland

Phase II of the Polish facility is on schedule with the foundation complete and framing underway. This expansion will add 21,500 square feet (over 2000 m2) of new space to the existing building, which will double production capacity and support future growth. The expansion project is expected to be complete in Q1 2021. Nitrex Metal

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Nitrex Expands International Sales Representative Network

Nitrex welcomes Mr. Ali Akgunes as its new manufacturer representative in Romania and Turkey. Akgunes brings decades of experience in sales and business development to his new role at Nitrex, where he will lead sales initiatives and guide new business growth for Nitrex and member companies G-M Enterprises and UPC-Marathon.   NITREX is pleased to

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Nitrex Inc. to Break Ground on USA Plant Expansion

Jason Orosz, President of Nitrex Heat Treating Services, announced a new plant investment aimed at expanding the Aurora, Illinois commercial heat treat facility located just west of Chicago. The production expansion will add a fourth building on the property to house a new low-pressure carburizing (LPC) system and secondary heat-treating equipment. The new ECM vacuum

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Achieving the Impossible Through Perseverance, Resiliency, and Courage

ACHIEVING THE IMPOSSIBLE THROUGH PERSEVERANCE, RESILIENCY, AND COURAGE – WHAT SUMMITING MONT BLANC TAUGHT ME Climbing Europe’s highest mountain, Mont Blanc, has been a long-standing dream of mine. One that has lived on for many years and was finally fulfilled this month. What you read below is my journey of perseverance and resiliency towards unlocking

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