March 28, 2013
Siemens' Metal Technologies business unit has purchased the equipment and technology from Hess Industries Inc., Niles, Mich. This purchase gives Siemens the full capability to repair and calibrate BFI ShapeMeter rolls in the North American market.
The purchase includes roll test stands, calibration units, spare parts, component inventory, customer-specific parts and spares, custom-made machining attachments, service and calibration records, and cleaning tables. The equipment is being set up in a new shop space in Carnegie, Pa.