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May 01, 2017The Port of Rotterdam announces that its Rotterdam Additive Manufacturing Lab (RamLab) is working with Autodesk, San Rafael, Calif., to build a large ship propeller by combining 3D printing with traditional milling and grinding.
May 01, 2017Braidy Industries Inc., Ashland, Kentucky, announces that it will spend $1.3 billion to build an auto body sheet and aerospace plate aluminum rolling mill, the nation's first greenfield aluminum rolling mill in over three decades.
May 01, 2017NIST, Gaithersburg, Md., announces that its scientists have developed a noninvasive "spectral fingerprint" terahertz radiation technique that reveals the corrosion of concrete-encased steel before it can cause any significant degradation of the structure it supports.
April 27, 2017The microstructural feature responsible for the favorable technological properties resulting from low-temperature gaseous thermochemical treatment is a supersaturation of nitrogen and/or carbon in austenite. This is called expanded austenite.
April 26, 2017Harper International, Buffalo, N.Y., announces that it is partnering with Ferrite Microwave Technologies, Nashua, N.H., to utilize FMT's high-power microwave heating technology to complement its product portfolio of traditional gas and electric fired furnaces.
April 24, 2017Gartner Inc., Stamford, Conn., reports that worldwide semiconductor wafer-level manufacturing equipment (WFE) revenue totaled $37.4 billion in 2016, an 11.3% increase from 2015.
April 24, 2017Yale University, New Haven, Conn., announces that a research team recently discovered that black phosphorus could possibly replace silicon as the primary material for electronics.
April 24, 2017Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc., Singapore, has opened a new Process and Applications laboratory at the K&S Netherlands facility in Eindhoven.
April 24, 2017Global Foundries, Santa Clara, Calif., announces plans to expand its global manufacturing footprint in response to growing customer demand for its comprehensive and differentiated technology portfolio.