Economically shot blasting of castings

The surface treatment of castings has a decisive influence on the quality of the final products. At the fair GIFA which takes place in Düsseldorf from 25th – 29th June 2019 AGTOS will present a steel mill tumble belt shot blast machine in hall 16, booth A39. This type of machine is used for removal Read more about Economically shot blasting of castings[…]

The key to high volume application of high quality recyclates

Plastics can be reasonably seen as being irreplaceable in many areas of day to day life. The challenge is to be able to do something with this universally used material after its first use is behind it. Consumers, manufacturers and politicians are all agreed on this. The motivation for the circular economy is high. The Read more about The key to high volume application of high quality recyclates[…]

Tomorrow’s technology today

Industrie 4.0, or the Internet of Things: the Sigma Air Manager 4.0 (SAM 4.0) makes it all possible, the ability to make predictions far in advance, know today what the future holds, network components and exploit much larger data volumes than ever before, whilst also ensuring significant energy cost savings and delivering a reliable, consistent Read more about Tomorrow’s technology today[…]

SMS group to supply new production facility for spiral-welded pipes to AMERICAN SpiralWeld Pipe

AMERICAN SpiralWeld Pipe Company LLC. has awarded SMS group an order covering the supply of a new Online Spiral Pipe Mill, to be installed in a new greenfield plant (“Plant 3”) at Paris, Texas, U.S.A. SMS group (www.sms-group.com) will be responsible for the engineering, supply and supervision of erection and commissioning of a coil preparation Read more about SMS group to supply new production facility for spiral-welded pipes to AMERICAN SpiralWeld Pipe[…]

Tomorrow’s technology today

Industrie 4.0, or the Internet of Things: the Sigma Air Manager 4.0 (SAM 4.0) makes it all possible, the ability to make predictions far in advance, know today what the future holds, network components and exploit much larger data volumes than ever before, whilst also ensuring significant energy cost savings and delivering a reliable, consistent Read more about Tomorrow’s technology today[…]

Future-proof drying

Anybody using refrigeration drying in compressed air treatment is required to comply with the F-gas regulation. The new EU 517/2014 directive represents the end for certain refrigerants that are still currently used in these dryers. Nearly every compressed air station uses refrigeration dryers, since most applications require these machines to deliver a dependable supply of Read more about Future-proof drying[…]

Yxlon and Japanese Nagoya Electric Works announce collaboration for the Semicon Industry

YXLON International, a division of the Swiss Comet Group, have today announced a collaboration with the Japanese company Nagoya Electric Works (NEW). The collaboration includes the development and distribution of specialized X-ray systems for the semiconductor industry. Both companies, YXLON and NEW, are leaders in advanced Electronics X-ray technology. Yxlon bring their expertise in high-resolution Read more about Yxlon and Japanese Nagoya Electric Works announce collaboration for the Semicon Industry[…]

25 years of GEMÜ multi-port valve blocks

Originally, a pipeline construction consisted of welding simple investment cast or 2/2-way valve bodies together with pipe fittings. And these are to some extent still used today, but they have a substantial disadvantage due to the large deadlegs. It was for this reason that the first simple multi-port valve body was made in 1993 – Read more about 25 years of GEMÜ multi-port valve blocks[…]

HeiQ and DuPont Consumer Solutions introduce an Eco-Friendly water-repellent finish for Wolverine World Wide Leather

Recent consumer research shows that 49% of consumers think it is important that their water-repellent product is eco-friendly PFC-free1. To meet these consumer and brand demands, HeiQ developed the HeiQ Eco Dry line of PFC-free products. The collaboration with DuPont expands on this product line, with the first product being a PFC-free water-repellent finish for Read more about HeiQ and DuPont Consumer Solutions introduce an Eco-Friendly water-repellent finish for Wolverine World Wide Leather[…]

POSCO Pohang modernizes its wire rod and bar-in-coil mill #2 with SMS group

Pohang Iron and Steel Company (POSCO), the fifth largest steel producer in the world and largest in Korea, has awarded SMS group (www.sms-group.com) the order to modernize its existing wire rod mill at its Pohang works. The plant presently produces 540,000 tons per year of wire rod and bar-in-coils for automotive applications in the diameter Read more about POSCO Pohang modernizes its wire rod and bar-in-coil mill #2 with SMS group[…]