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April 12, 2017AFC-Holcroft, Wixom, Mich., announces that a leading global supplier of automotive systems and components has purchased a new roller hearth annealing furnace to be installed in a plant in the Southeast region of the United States.
April 12, 2017The program for our event was really outstanding, and we are very fortunate to have had so many wonderful contributions. We heard from a range of experts discussing past, present, and future methods of characterization of thermal spray materials, coatings, and processes.
April 12, 2017Solar Atmospheres, Souderton, Pa., announces that it hosted a visit from the management team of ASM International on Wednesday, March 22.
April 10, 2017The most common source of coating porosity is trapped, unmelted, or resolidified particles. Depending on the particle temperatures, the arriving droplets may cover the full range of liquid to solid states.
April 07, 2017The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, announces that it recently received $3 million in funding to develop two process technologies for production of low-cost titanium powders, from the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) of the U.S. Department of Energy and its industrial partners.
April 07, 2017Lockheed Martin, Sunnyvale, Calif., announces that an electronics enclosure fabricated via additive manufacturing will be the first 3D printed part certified for service on a Lockheed Martin military satellite.
April 07, 2017The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A-STAR) Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore, reports that its researchers have now developed a new way to coat silicon with a layer of protective molecules using supercritical carbon dioxide (scCO2).
April 04, 2017The University of Akron and Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services, Wilmington, Ohio, announce that they have developed supersonic particle deposition, an aircraft repair method for cold spraying metal particles to rebuild the surfaces of corroded and worn parts.
April 03, 2017Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y., announces that its physicists have developed an electron microscope pixel array detector (EMPAD) for scanning transmission electron microscopes that extracts much more information from the image than possible with conventional detectors.
April 02, 2017Nucor Corp., Charlotte, N.C., announces that it will invest $85 million to upgrade the rolling mill at its Marion, Ohio, steel bar mill, which is Ohio's largest producer of rebar and signpost, and is capable of producing over 400,000 tons annually.