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Sandvik installs Renishaw laser 3D printers and collaborates on process development

November 28, 2018

Sandvik Additive Manufacturing, Sweden, announces that it has installed several new Renishaw RenAM 500Q quad laser printing machines, and is also initiating further collaboration with Renishaw in areas such as materials development, AM process technologies, and post-processing.

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Steel Dynamics to invest $1.6 billion in new electric-arc furnace flat roll steel mill

November 28, 2018

Steel Dynamics Inc., Fort Wayne, Ind., announces that its Board of Directors has authorized the company to construct a new state-of-the-art, electric-arc-furnace (EAF) flat roll steel mill with annual production capacity of approximately 3.0 million tons, including the capability to produce the latest generation of Advanced High Strength Steel products.

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Women in Engineering Profile: Virginia Osterman

November 26, 2018

This profile series introduces leading materials scientists from around the world who happen to be females. Here we speak with Virginia M. Osterman, senior scientist at Solar Atmospheres Inc. in Souderton, Pa.

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Buehler to present webinar on issues regarding testing of heat treated ferrous alloys

November 25, 2018

Buehler Ltd., an ITW company in lake Bluff, Ill., is to present a webinar (Dec. 4 - 6) that will cover a variety of issues commonly encountered in both metallography and hardness testing of ferrous materials, including common problems and how to avoid them.

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Idaho National Lab develops heat treatment to extend life of superalloys in nuclear reactors

November 24, 2018

Researchers at Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, announce that they have developed a heat treatment method that enables superalloys to withstand high heat more than six times longer than an untreated counterpart, extending useful life by thousands of hours in applications such as nuclear reactors.

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Abstract from MS&T 2018 technical program: Effects of Post-Build Thermal Processing on the Microstructure of Laser Powder-Bed Produced 17-4 PH Stainless Steel

November 24, 2018

17-4 PH is a martensitic stainless steel of interest for additive manufacturing (AM) applications because of its combination of high strength and corrosion resistance.

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Oil quench tank is custom-designed for metal stamping dies heated to 1550°F

November 23, 2018

L&L Special Furnace Co. Inc., Aston, Pa., has supplied a custom designed and manufactured oil quench tank that was designed to quench metal stamping dies that are heated to 1550°F.

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Quintus Technologies system combines HIP with heat treatment at Lake City Heat Treating

November 23, 2018

Quintus Technologies, Sweden, announces that Lake City Heat Treating, Warsaw, Ind., has installed a Quintus hot isostatic press with uniform rapid cooling, the first to be delivered to the North American market.

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One Minute Mentor: Variations in Cooling Rate

November 20, 2018

Variations in cooling rate, from point to point, can exaggerate the production of residual stresses because, in some instances, it is possible for austenite transformation products to be different in sections with different cooling rates.

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Instron expands Calibration Laboratory services to North America, Europe, and Asia

November 17, 2018

Instron, Norwood, Mass., announces that its Calibration Laboratory has expanded its global reach to include providing accredited calibration services to its customers in North America, Europe, and Asia under a single National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP).

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