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SupremEX aluminum composite specification approved for aerospace applications

November 26, 2017

Materion Corp., Mayfield Heights, Ohio, announces that the Society of Automotive Engineers - Aerospace Material specification Nonferrous Alloys Committee (SAE-AMS) has approved specification of AMS4368 for Materion's SupremEX 640XA aluminum composite.

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Ipsen granted U.S. patent for advanced loader design for heat treating systems

November 26, 2017

Ipsen, Cherry Valley, Ill., was recently awarded U.S. Patent No. 9,719,149 B2 for the development of a new load transport mechanism that can move a load within a multi-station heat-treating system.

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New Technology Advancing Induction Heat Treatment Quality, Flexibility and Performance

November 26, 2017

Electromagnetic induction has provided reliable, predictable, and cost-effective heat treatment results for decades.

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Solar Atmospheres thermally treats first FAA-certified titanium AM aviation structural parts

November 26, 2017

Solar Atmospheres, Hermitage, Pa., has successfully processed the first FAA-Certified structural additively manufactured Ti-6Al-4V parts.

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Arconic to invest $137 million in new horizontal furnace to heat treat large aluminum plate

November 26, 2017

Arconic Inc., New York, plans to invest $137 million to install a new horizontal heat treat furnace at its Davenport Works facility in Iowa to heat treat longer and thicker plate than ever before.

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Hybrid Advanced Manufacturing of Structural Materials

November 20, 2017

For a metal additive manufactured part to achieve final geometric dimensions with required precision, the desired surface finish, and obtain specified material properties, an entire value chain of processes must be used that includes conventional materials manufacturing processes.

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Cold-rolling enables high formability of unalloyed magnesium at room temperature

November 19, 2017

Monash University, Australia, announces that its researchers have developed a cold-rolling technology in which unalloyed magnesium “becomes super-formable at room temperature.”

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Shimadzu's HITS-TX high-speed impact testing machine enables fast testing of composites

November 19, 2017

Shimadzu Corp., Japan, introduces the HITS-TX high-speed impact testing machine, which can carry out tensile tests of plastics and resin-based composite materials at a maximum speed of 20 m/s (65 ft/sec) and maximum testing force of 10 kN (2248 pounds).

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CarTech titanium powder for additive manufacturing shows reusability, high strength

November 19, 2017

Carpenter Technology Corp., Philadelphia, announces that its Carpenter Powder Products business has recently released new data from testing of its CarTech Puris 5+ titanium powder, showing that it exceeds the standard Ti 6Al-4V Grade 5 strength levels by nearly 18%.

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Novelis Advanz automotive aluminum is heat-treatable, formable, and strong

November 19, 2017

Novelis, Atlanta, announces that its Advanz 6HF - e/s200 heat-treatable aluminum alloy provides automakers greater design flexibility due to its superior formability, strength, and weight savings for automotive outer and inner applications.

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