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PRAB Traversing Steel Belt Conveyor

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Traversing Steel Belt Conveyor automates Stamping scrap handling, improves die change-out time and increases job margins.

Axalta Coating Systems to acquire Dura Coat Products

June 28, 2016

Philadelphia-based Axalta Coating Systems, a supplier of liquid and powder coatings, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Dura Coat Products, a manufacturer of coatings for metal coil and related markets based in Riverside, Calif. Axalta will initially purchase a majority stake in...

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AP&T expanding sales and service in Japan

June 28, 2016

Sweden-based AP&T has announced it is expanding its sales and service organization in Japan. The firm is consolidating all operations under the same roof at its new office in Yokohama. AP&T has had a sales company in Japan since 2001, offering complete production systems for press...

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Stand-alone plasma torch height controller mounts to CNC cutting systems

June 28, 2016

Kyndill Controller has introduced a new line of automatic plasma torch height control products. It is suitable for new and retrofitting applications in which plasma torch height control is needed on a CNC table. The stand-alone, plug-and-play system includes the automatic height controller,...

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Advanced Machine & Eng. to be featured on "Innovations" TV segment

June 28, 2016

Television program "Innovations with Ed Begley Jr." will feature Advanced Machine & Eng. Co. (AME), a manufacturer and distributor of precision machine tool components and metal cutting machinery in Rockford, Ill., in an upcoming episode airing in Q4 2016. In this segment, viewers will learn...

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Software eliminates operator calculation in pipe cutting

June 28, 2016

HGG Profiling Equipment offers pipe cutting machines with optional Acorn piping software from Acorn Pipe Systems for precision shape cutting and beveling without the need for operator calculation. The software makes programming and cutting precision holes for branches and shaped ends for nozzles...

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So, you want to become an AWS CWI

June 28, 2016

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Becoming an AWS certified welding inspector is a challenging task that takes serious preparation and study. Shortcuts don’t cut it.

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Tempering furnace designed for heat treating weldments

June 28, 2016

Grieve Corp. has built No. 885, a 1,400-degrees-F electric, inert-atmosphere tempering furnace used for heat treating weldments. Workspace dimensions are 24 by 36 by 24 in. The workspace is heated by 42 kW installed in nickel chrome wire coils, supported by a stainless steel frame. A...

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Fume exhaust fan package offers extended discharge

June 27, 2016

Greenheck’s new FumeJet pre-engineered centrifugal fume exhaust packaged models offer extended discharge to reduce and prevent exposure to harmful fumes and odors outdoors. Designed per ANSI Z9.2 standard for local exhaust systems, models FJC and FJI provide a compact footprint with motors and...

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U. S. Steel president/CEO comments on ITC decision in core trade case

June 27, 2016

U.S. Steel Corp. President/CEO Mario Longhi has issued the following statement in response to the International Trade Commission's (ITC) affirmative decision regarding corrosion-resistant steel imports: "United States Steel Corporation is pleased with the International Trade Commission's...

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Z-frame conveyor fits under machinery

June 27, 2016

Dorner has introduced the 2200 LPZ conveyor, which features an extremely low profile to fit under machinery or in tight spots. The Z-frame conveyor’s narrow profile makes it suitable for part removal and product handling in metalworking, general manufacturing, and automation applications. The...

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Matheson Tri-Gas to acquire Air Liquide plants in U.S.

June 27, 2016

Matheson, Basking Ridge, N.J., a provider of industrial and specialty gases and gas handling equipment, has executed an agreement to purchase 18 air separation plants in 16 locations, two nitrous oxide plants, four CO2 plants, and related assets from Air Liquide in the U.S. The agreement also...

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Alpha Metal Finishing appoints office manager

June 27, 2016

Dexter, Mich.-based Alpha Metal Finishing Co. has named Jennifer Marks as office manager. She has served as the company’s quality inspector for the past eight months. The company provides custom aluminum finishing, including anodizing, hardcoat anodizing, and chemical film coatings....

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Catalog highlights GMAW/GTAW equipment, accessories

June 27, 2016

D/F has released a new product catalog featuring its GMAW and GTAW equipment. The literature also highlights accessories and...

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Heavy-duty magnetic drill is portable to job site

June 27, 2016

CS Unitec’s MABasic 450 professional-grade, two-speed, portable magnetic drill cuts holes up to 1-5/8 in. dia. with annular cutters in structural steel and other metals. The heavy-duty tool has a 10.5-amp/110-V, double-insulated motor and no-load speeds of 250 and 450 RPM. With the included...

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