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January 22, 2017MTI Instruments, Albany, N.Y., introduces the MTII/Fullam SEMtester compact mechanical test system, which is specifically designed to fit inside scanning electron microscopes.
January 22, 2017Malvern Instruments, England, and Panalytical, The Netherlands, announce that on January 1 they merged their activities to grow the materials characterization business within the Materials Analysis segment of parent company Spectris.
January 22, 2017Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Lincoln Laboratory, Cambridge, report that they have developed a microscope in which optical microscopy is combined with laser spectroscopy to enable identification of individual micron-sized particles.
January 22, 2017Future Market Insights (FMI), Valley Cottage, N.Y., releases its latest report on the semiconductor assembly and testing services market, predicting that it will primarily be driven by the surging demand for high-end packaging solutions.
January 21, 2017Research managed by SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Utica, and conducted by a number of collaborating institutions, has led to findings that have been named a top ten 2016 breakthrough in physics by Physics World.
January 21, 2017Praxair Inc., Danbury, Conn., has begun operations at its fourth air separation plant, a 1400-ton-per-day unit, and has upgraded the nitrogen pipeline system serving the Samsung site in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.
January 20, 2017Ryerson Holding Corp., Chicago, announces that it has acquired the Laserflex Corp., which specializes in laser fabrication and welding, and further enhances Ryerson's existing fabrication and metal processing capabilities.
January 20, 2017Outokumpu Oy, Sweden, announces that after expanding its stainless rebar capabilities in the United States, the company is able to offer a full range of stainless steel rebar products, including coil, cut-to-length, and bent shapes.
January 20, 2017Seco Warwick, Meadville, Pa., reports that its CaseMaster Evolution heat treating furnace is a hybrid solution which, thanks to a newer carburizing process, increases strength, hardness, and wear resistance, while ensuring uniformity and improved mechanical properties for demanding industries.
January 20, 2017C.I. Hayes, a Gasbarre Furnace Group company, Cranston, R.I., recently installed multiple Solitaire conveyor belt furnaces for annealing of precious metals for the jewelry industry.