Industry News Header

Industry News


Keep up-to-date on the latest advances in the metals and materials industry with ASM Industry News.

INDUSTRY NEWS SEARCH

Web Content Listing

Shimadzu metal artifact reduction software enables clearer images for X-ray CT system

December 07, 2017

Shimadzu, Japan, has released its Metal Artifact Reduction software, which significantly reduces artifacts in CT images, enabling the acquisition of clear images for the Shimadzu inspeXio SMX-225CT FPD HR Microfocus X-ray CT system.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

Hand tool manufacturer boosts production with compact pit-type heat treating system

December 05, 2017

Seco Warwick, Meadville, Pa., has partnered with a tool manufacturer in North America to custom design a unique pit-type tempering furnace system to increase production capacity.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

ECM’s ICBP Nano heat treating system minimizes footprint, simplifying product flow

December 05, 2017

ECM USA, Pleasant Prairie, Wis., introduces the ICBP Nano, the latest product in its range of low-pressure carburizing and carbonitriding furnace systems that consist of one module with three stacked heating cells and gas-quenching cells.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

Nickel-titanium shape memory alloy spring tire designed for Mars rover

November 30, 2017

NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, announces that its engineers have developed an airless compliant tire that consists of several hundred coiled wires of nickel-titanium shape memory alloy woven into a flexible mesh, giving the tires the ability to support high loads while also conforming to the terrain.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

Prof. John E. Morral, FASM, Receives 2018 J. Willard Gibbs Phase Equilibria Award

November 29, 2017

Prof. John E. Morral, FASM, Receives 2018 J. Willard Gibbs Phase Equilibria Award

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

One Minute Mentor: Maps of Wear Resistance

November 27, 2017

The images show wear maps for (a) treated and (b) nontreated 316 stainless steel. The T316 stainless steel was treated by low-temperature carburization.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

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.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

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.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

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.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

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.

News, Magazine & Media / Industry News

ASM Affiliate Societies