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HFT introduces flexible welding enclosures

HFT introduces flexible welding enclosures

When welding titanium and any other reactive metal for additive manufacturing, it is important that the welding zone is purged of oxygen and nitrogen to a level as low as 10 parts per million (ppm) of...
14 November 2017
Trolex introduces new slip ring

Trolex introduces new slip ring

Trolex Engineering have recently introduced the TX4849 Slip Ring to their range.The weather protected slip ring is a compact 316L stainless steel unit which has a cover diameter of only 72mm. The unit...
14 November 2017

ATI, Tsingshan to form JV

Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI) has reached a definitive agreement to form an innovative 50-50 joint venture (JV) with an affiliate company of Tsingshan Group (Tsingshan). The JV will manufacture...
14 November 2017
Russel Davies new CEO at Ramco Group

Russel Davies new CEO at Ramco Group

Aberdeen headquartered Ramco Group has appointed former Dominion Gas managing director Russel Davies as its new CEO.Joining Dominion Gas in 2008, Mr Davies became projects director, setting up a new business...
14 November 2017

SMT divests welding wire business

Sandvik Materials Technology (SMT) has signed an agreement to divest its welding wire operations to ESAB, a part of Colfax Corporation.The deal includes the production units in Sandviken, Sweden and Scranton,...
13 November 2017

Wison Engineering awarded an EPC contract

Wison Engineering has confirmed that its non-wholly owned affiliated company, Wison Engineering (China) Limited, has been awarded an EPC contract of a 600kt/a methanol-to-olefins (MTO) plant and a 100kt/a...
13 November 2017
PRSB, PTVSB sign agreement

PRSB, PTVSB sign agreement

TechnipFMC together with PETRONAS Research Sdn Bhd (PRSB) and PETRONAS Technology Ventures Sdn Bhd (PTVSB), both subsidiaries of Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS), signed a Tripartite Heads of Agreement...
13 November 2017
Göran Björkman is new president at SMT

Göran Björkman is new president at SMT

Sandvik has appointed Göran Björkman as new president of business area Sandvik Materials Technology (SMT) and member of the Sandvik Group Executive Management Team. He succeeds Petra Einarsson who is leaving...
13 November 2017
New Nadcap accreditation for Fine Tubes

New Nadcap accreditation for Fine Tubes

Fine Tubes has secured Nadcap accreditation for fluid distribution systems. This is in addition to accreditations the company already holds for heat treating, non-destructive testing, fusion welding and...
10 November 2017
LEE introduces NACE compliant bender jet

LEE introduces NACE compliant bender jet

Constructed entirely from MP35N and compliant with NACE MR1075/ISO15156, the multi-250H bender jet from the Lee Company is suited to handle the harsh duty applications typically found in the oil and gas...
10 November 2017