Forging Magazine http://forgingmagazine.com/rss.xml en Circular Cutting for Bars, Billet, etc. http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/circular-cutting-bars-billet-etc <div class="field-deck"> High-throughput, compact but sturdy design uses carbide or cermet blades </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Advanced Machine & Engineering Co.’s AMSAW line of circular saws is designed to use carbide or cermet blades to improve cutting of ferrous and nonferrous bars or billets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/circular-cutting-bars-billet-etc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/circular-cutting-bars-billet-etc#comments Handling New Products Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:28:00 +0000 7571 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The AMSAW series of circular saws are designed for low maintenance, with quick changeover, and the ability to cut with carbide or cermet blades for ferrous or nonferrous material.</p> Alcoa Develops “Lightest” Forged Wheel http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/alcoa-develops-lightest-forged-wheel <div class="field-deck"> New aluminum alloy forms wheels that are 47% than comparable steel wheels </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Alcoa Wheel and Transportation Products has developed a new forged aluminum wheel, the Ultra ONE, it calls “the world’s lightest heavy-duty truck wheel.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/alcoa-develops-lightest-forged-wheel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/alcoa-develops-lightest-forged-wheel#comments Materials/MRO Mon, 07 Apr 2014 17:12:00 +0000 7561 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The new Ultra ONE will reduce overall vehicle weights, so fleets can offset the weight of emissions-regulating systems, making possible to maximize vehicle loads while saving fuel costs and reducing greenhouse gas emissions.</p> Induction Heating Monitoring http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/induction-heating-monitoring <div class="field-deck"> eView software monitors, logs temperature and other operating parameters </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ambrell’s eView induction heating software performs monitoring and logging of temperature and other operating parameters. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/induction-heating-monitoring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/induction-heating-monitoring#comments New Products Simulation/IT Sun, 06 Apr 2014 16:18:00 +0000 7551 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Numerous aerospace fastener suppliers use eVIEW to meet data logging requirements.</p> Impact Test Machine http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/impact-test-machine <div class="field-deck"> Simulates extreme conditions for heavy-load testing </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Alpine Metal Tech’s Makra machines for aluminum wheel testing help wheel manufacturers and others to ensure that all standards, regulations, and safety requirements are fulfilled.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/impact-test-machine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/impact-test-machine#comments New Products QC Sun, 06 Apr 2014 15:15:00 +0000 7541 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Accident research demands that automobile wheels survive under the heaviest of loads. By selecting the desired amount of weight to be dropped, the drop height, and the angle of the wheel at impact, a wide range of conditions can be simulated.</p> Japan Aeroforge Supplying Airbus Landing Gear Parts http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/japan-aeroforge-supplying-airbus-landing-gear-parts <div class="field-deck"> Kobe Steel subsidiary contracted by Safran for titanium components for Airbus A350 XWB </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Kobe Steel’s new Japan Aeroforge subsidiary is producing large-dimension titanium forgings for Airbus A350 XWB landing gears.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/japan-aeroforge-supplying-airbus-landing-gear-parts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/japan-aeroforge-supplying-airbus-landing-gear-parts#comments Forming News Fri, 28 Mar 2014 04:09:00 +0000 7531 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Messier-Bugatti-Dowty will incorporate titanium components produced by Japan Aeroforge to produce landing gear systems for the Airbus A350 XWB jets. The new model aircraft will debut later this year, designed for high-passenger volume, long-range service.</p> Camshaft Measuring with Motion Control http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/camshaft-measuring-motion-control <div class="field-deck"> Automatic and repeatable surface measurements for the plant floor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Adcole Corporation unveiled an automatic camshaft and crankshaft surface finish gauge for the plant floor that has been upgraded with a new Siemens motion control system. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/camshaft-measuring-motion-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/camshaft-measuring-motion-control#comments New Products QC Wed, 26 Mar 2014 04:41:00 +0000 7521 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p align="left">The Model 1000 is built on a solid structural steel and granite platform, and can be perform all surface measurements in a single sequence.</p> Multifunction Six-Axis Robot http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/multifunction-six-axis-robot <div class="field-deck"> New curved upper arm enhances reach, allows a wider range of applications </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Yaskawa Motoman’s new MH12 six-axis robot improves performs in machine tending and dispensing, as well as assembly, material handling, and packaging.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/multifunction-six-axis-robot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/multifunction-six-axis-robot#comments Handling New Products Wed, 26 Mar 2014 04:31:00 +0000 7511 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The MH12 six-axis robot has a new curved upper arm that enhances its reach.</p> Forging a Hammer Head on a Fly Press http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forging-hammer-head-fly-press <div class="node-body video-body">Two forgers in North Yorkshire, England, use a Norton No. 6 deep-throat fly press to forge a turning hammer head in 1.75-in. tool steel. The head started as a 1,000 gram lump hammer, and a few heats later it was a very nice turning hammer. The press has an extra long swing arm, and two paint cans each filled with 10 kilos of lead functioning as weights. "This probably gives it a little more than 6 tons of pressure," the source observed. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forging-hammer-head-fly-press" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forging-hammer-head-fly-press#comments Forming Wed, 26 Mar 2014 00:53:00 +0000 7501 at http://forgingmagazine.com Schuler Developing Machinery for Forming Composite Materials http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/schuler-developing-machinery-forming-composite-materials <div class="field-deck"> Alliance with industrial R&D center AZL will optimize capabilities in lightweight materials </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Schuler AG is developing a new press to be used for research into new lightweight materials production technologies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/schuler-developing-machinery-forming-composite-materials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/schuler-developing-machinery-forming-composite-materials#comments Forming News Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:18:00 +0000 7491 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>An upstroke press of the type Schuler AG will develop for the Aachen Center for Integrative Lightweight Production.</p> Precision Castparts Adds More Aerospace Machining http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/precision-castparts-adds-more-aerospace-machining <div class="field-deck"> Buying California-based aerostructures specialist for $625 million, expands capabilities </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Precision Castparts agreed to buy a California-based aerospace machining specialist, Aerospace Dynamics International, for $625 million. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/precision-castparts-adds-more-aerospace-machining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/precision-castparts-adds-more-aerospace-machining#comments Forming News Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:21:00 +0000 7481 at http://forgingmagazine.com 4th International Sheet Metal Forming Conference / 17th National Sheet Metal Forming Conference / 1st Brazilian Deep Drawing Research Group Congress http://forgingmagazine.com/4th-international-sheet-metal-forming-conference-17th-national-sheet-metal-forming-conference-1st-br <div class="node-body event-body"><p>The theme of this event will be “Sheet Metal Forming Challenges and New Developments in Brazil and in Latin America.”</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Centro de Eventos</span> <div class="street-address"> Av. Alberto Bins, 514 </div> <span class="locality">Porto Alegre</span>, <span class="region">RS</span> <span class="postal-code">90030</span> <div class="country-name">Brazil</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com.br?q=Av.+Alberto+Bins%2C+514%2C+Porto+Alegre%2C+RS%2C+90030%2C+br+%28Centro+de+Eventos%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>The theme of this event will be &ldquo;Sheet Metal Forming Challenges and New Developments in Brazil and in Latin America.&rdquo;</p> <p><strong>Main Topics</strong><br /> <strong><em>Materials</em></strong><br /> - Stronger and / or lighter materials and multi-materials<br /> - Formability and failure analysis<br /> 
- Materials and surfaces
<br /> - Methods for material characterization</p> <p><strong><em>Processes</em></strong>
<br /> - Hot stamping<br /> - Incremental forming<br /> 
- Sheet &amp; Tube hydroforming<br /> - Multi-stage drawing
<br /> - Rollforming
<br /> - Joining by deformation</p> <p><strong><em>Modeling &amp; Simulation</em></strong><br /> - Material models<br /> - Multi-scale models<br /> - Coupled models
<br /> - Failure criteria
<br /> - Specific processes</p> <p><strong><em>Presses &amp; Press Tools</em></strong><br /> - Presses and devices<br /> - Process, tool and part control systems<br /> - Tool materials e coatings
<br /> - Process tribology (wear, friction)</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/4th-international-sheet-metal-forming-conference-17th-national-sheet-metal-forming-conference-1st-br" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/4th-international-sheet-metal-forming-conference-17th-national-sheet-metal-forming-conference-1st-br#comments Fri, 21 Mar 2014 12:45:00 +0000 7471 at http://forgingmagazine.com Kobe Steel, Partners Eye Mexico CHQ Project http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/kobe-steel-partners-eye-mexico-chq-project <div class="field-deck"> Steel producers, traders eyeing region’s growing automotive sector </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Kobe Steel, Republic Engineered Steel, and three other partners are considering sites, equipment, and other details of a joint-venture steel processing operation in Mexico that would produce cold heading-quality steel for automotive fasteners and similar products. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/kobe-steel-partners-eye-mexico-chq-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/kobe-steel-partners-eye-mexico-chq-project#comments Materials/MRO News Sat, 08 Mar 2014 19:45:00 +0000 7441 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Mexican auto production has nearly doubled since 2009, and more growth is anticipated in the coming years. OEMs and auto parts manufacturers are setting up operations in Mexico, which the prospective venture would supply.</p> Grain Flow Forging at Mizuno Plant http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/grain-flow-forging-mizuno-plant <div class="node-body video-body">Mizuno Golf's R&D chief Chris Voshall guides a tour through the club-maker's hot forging plant in Hiroshima, Japan, to show how the irons are manufactured to achiever precise distance control, performance, and comfort for the golfer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/grain-flow-forging-mizuno-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/grain-flow-forging-mizuno-plant#comments Forming Mon, 03 Mar 2014 19:23:00 +0000 7431 at http://forgingmagazine.com New Forging/Ring-Rolling Line for Titanium http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/new-forgingring-rolling-line-titanium <div class="field-deck"> SMS design for Russian producer VSMPO, to manufacture jet-engine rings </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Titanium giant VSMPO-Avisma ordered a new forging press and ring-rolling mill for titanium-alloy aircraft engine components from SMS Meer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/new-forgingring-rolling-line-titanium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/new-forgingring-rolling-line-titanium#comments Forming News Mon, 03 Mar 2014 04:27:00 +0000 7421 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The SMS Meer radial-axial ring rolling machine, a version of which is being developed for installation at a Russian plant.</p> Columbus McKinnon Buys Material Handling Specialist http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/columbus-mckinnon-buys-material-handling-specialist <div class="field-deck"> Unified Industries called “a natural extension” of portfolio </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Columbus McKinnon Corporation completed its takeover of Unified Industries Inc., a Michigan-based producer of overhead light-rail workstations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/columbus-mckinnon-buys-material-handling-specialist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/columbus-mckinnon-buys-material-handling-specialist#comments Handling News Mon, 03 Mar 2014 03:44:00 +0000 7411 at http://forgingmagazine.com In Conflict with Ourselves http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/conflict-ourselves <div class="field-deck"> There are many virtues to our commercial system, but regulating commerce will not instill morality in individual behavior. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It is impossible to impugn the motive behind “conflict minerals” regulation, but as in so many details of human activity the intentions are distorted by the implementation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/conflict-ourselves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/conflict-ourselves#comments Opinion Fri, 28 Feb 2014 21:12:00 +0000 7371 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Robert Brooks, Editor-in-Chief</p> Heat Treating is Getting to Be a Big Business http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/heat-treating-getting-be-big-business <div class="field-deck"> At Keighley Labs, an enlarged furnace addresses changes in technology and accommodates today’s larger components </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Developments in renewable energy, mining and quarrying, oil exploration, marine and other applications have led to significant increases in the size of power transmission components — like gears, shafts, pinions and bearings, to handle greater productivity demands. As these large components are exposed to severe duty cycles, there is renewed emphasis on the heat-treating methods needed to enhance their wear resistance and strength properties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/heat-treating-getting-be-big-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/heat-treating-getting-be-big-business#comments Heating Gold Fri, 28 Feb 2014 21:08:00 +0000 7361 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Keighley Labs expanded the size of one of its pit furnaces in anticipation of customer demand for heat treating larger components, such as larger gears and shafts.</p> Modern Forging Relies on Robots http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/modern-forging-relies-robots <div class="field-deck"> Advances in programming, range of movement, and motion control make heavy-duty production more flexible, and more productive. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The “most modern forging line” in Europe has been designed by Schuler AG and is in development now, incorporating three different press operations and several robotic devices to keep everything moving properly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/modern-forging-relies-robots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/modern-forging-relies-robots#comments Handling Gold Fri, 28 Feb 2014 20:51:00 +0000 7351 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The design concept for a 70-meter long, three-press forging line in development by Schuler AG to produce crankshafts, front axles, steering knuckles, and other parts for heavy trucks. Note the critical placement of robots to effect the movement of material between production stages.</p> January / February 2014 Issue Forging Magazine http://forgingmagazine.com/forging/2014-02-28 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body">In this issue, Robots, Heat Treating, and much more!</div> <div class="field-desc"> <p><strong>Forging </strong>magazine is dedicated to all independent and captive forge shops across the United States. Forging covers the world of open- and closed-die and ring-rolling forge shops by actively reporting on equipment and supplies, new process developments, case histories, and industry news.</p> <p><em><strong>In this issue,</strong></em> Robots, Heat Treating, and much more!</p> <p>To subscribe to <strong>Forging</strong> magazine, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/subscriptions">click here.</a></p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/forming/energetic-approach">An Energetic Approach</a> <a href="/handling/modern-forging-relies-robots">Modern Forging Relies on Robots</a> <a href="/heating/heat-treating-getting-be-big-business">Heat Treating is Getting to Be a Big Business</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forging/2014-02-28" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 05:00:00 +0000 7401 at http://forgingmagazine.com An Energetic Approach http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/energetic-approach <div class="field-deck"> Being the one-stop source for energy-focused forged and machined parts is the goal for Forged Components Inc., as well as the way it approaches its business. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Forged Components Inc. is an integrated forging manufacturer, supplying engineered parts to the oil-and-gas exploration industry, building on the opportunity and its own skill and determination to address the specific needs of different types of energy-sector customers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/energetic-approach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/energetic-approach#comments Forming Gold Tue, 25 Feb 2014 21:15:00 +0000 7381 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>FCI operates two 3,000-ton hydraulic presses, seven presses in all, along with an air-driven hammer machine and a ring-rolling line.</p> Forged Components Inc. Rolling Along at High Speed http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/rolling-along-high-speed <div class="field-deck"> 350,000-piece/year wheel forming and rolling line from SMS Meer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Taiyuan Heavy Industry Railway Transit Equipment, one of numerous business units organized under the Taiyuan Heavy Industry Co. Ltd. holding company, late last year commissioned a new SMS Meer-built line designed to produce 350,000 railway wheels annually.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/rolling-along-high-speed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/rolling-along-high-speed#comments Forming Gold Mon, 24 Feb 2014 18:24:00 +0000 7391 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The recently commissioned wheel rolling line at Taiyuan Heavy Industry Railway Transit Equipment forges steel railway wheels in high volumes for China&rsquo;s domestic demand.</p> SMS Meer Global Mining Machinery Sales to Hit $135 Billion http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/global-mining-machinery-sales-hit-135-billion <div class="field-deck"> Demand expanding 8.6% annually through 2017 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Global demand for mining machinery is forecast to expand 8.6% annually through 2017, rising to $135 billion, according to a new study released by The Freedonia Group Inc.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/global-mining-machinery-sales-hit-135-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/global-mining-machinery-sales-hit-135-billion#comments Forming Wed, 19 Feb 2014 16:41:00 +0000 7331 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>&quot;The greatest sales growth through 2017 will occur in the large Asia/Pacific region,&quot; according to Freedonia Group analyst Matt Raskind, &quot;fueled by substantial investments in new mine production capacity in several nations.&rdquo;&nbsp;</p> Solvent-Based Part Cleaning Systems http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/solvent-based-part-cleaning-systems <div class="field-deck"> Optimized cleaning quality, reduced cost, high flexibility </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With its EcoCCore system now replacing the previous 81C/P equipment series, Dürr Ecoclean is setting new standards in solvent-based part cleaning.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/solvent-based-part-cleaning-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/solvent-based-part-cleaning-systems#comments New Products Wed, 19 Feb 2014 16:26:00 +0000 7321 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The new EcoCCore is designed to use non-halogenated hydrocarbons and modified alcohols. Due to a one-third increase in product throughput and load weight it reduces per-unit cleaning cost.</p> New Roller Conveyance Shot Blast Machine http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/new-roller-conveyance-shot-blast-machine-0 <div class="field-deck"> Blasts leading and trailing edges, incorporates starters with phase loss and imbalance protection </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Viking Blast & Wash Systems’ RT 1212 pass-through blaster machine has a blast width of 12 in. by 12 in. tall, and brings new efficiency to operators. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/new-roller-conveyance-shot-blast-machine-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/new-roller-conveyance-shot-blast-machine-0#comments New Products Wed, 19 Feb 2014 16:25:00 +0000 7311 at http://forgingmagazine.com Lehigh Invests in ArcelorMittal Expansion http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/lehigh-invests-arcelormittal-expansion <div class="field-deck"> Open-die producer puts millions into supplier’s ingot capacity </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lehigh Heavy Forge Corporation is investing $11.5 million in an expansion program at ArcelorMittal Steelton, a steelmaking business unit of ArcelorMittal that produces vacuum-poured steel ingots.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/lehigh-invests-arcelormittal-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/lehigh-invests-arcelormittal-expansion#comments Materials/MRO News Wed, 19 Feb 2014 04:18:00 +0000 7291 at http://forgingmagazine.com High-Performance Grinding Oil http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/high-performance-grinding-oil <div class="field-deck"> Synthetic formula for high-speed-steel cools, lubricates, cleans </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Oelheld U.S. recently introduced SintoGrind HSS, a specially developed grinding oil for profile and flute grinding of steel alloys, in particular for high-speed-steel and medical steel. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/high-performance-grinding-oil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/high-performance-grinding-oil#comments Handling New Products Tue, 04 Feb 2014 19:06:00 +0000 7281 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>SintoGrind HSS is specially developed for profile and flute grinding of steel alloys, in particular for high-speed-steel and medical steel.</p> Multi-Purpose Load Monitoring http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/multi-purpose-load-monitoring <div class="field-deck"> Applications range from wind power and offshore drilling to shipping and industrial operations </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Eilon Engineering industrial load monitoring solutions have a variety of uses across a surprising number of industries from wind power and offshore to shipping and heavy industrial operations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/multi-purpose-load-monitoring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/multi-purpose-load-monitoring#comments Handling New Products Tue, 04 Feb 2014 18:45:00 +0000 7271 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The wireless Ron 2501 dynamometer is small, lightweight, and versatile, ensuring that the received and indicated value is identical to the transmitted value. It is also available as a multi-cell system and a real-time load map can be viewed on any laptop, smartphone or tablet.</p> EPA, Superior Forge & Steel Reach Settlement http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/epa-superior-forge-steel-reach-settlement <div class="field-deck"> Forger pays fine, avoids conviction in toxic chemical reporting allegations </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently reported that it reached an agreement with Superior Forge & Steel Corporation over alleged violations of toxic chemical reporting requirements at its plants in New Castle and Pittsburgh, PA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/epa-superior-forge-steel-reach-settlement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/epa-superior-forge-steel-reach-settlement#comments QC News Tue, 04 Feb 2014 18:07:00 +0000 7261 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Superior Forge &amp; Steel melts specialty alloy steels in an electric arc furnace and casts ingots for forging into mill rolls.</p> FIA Forge Shop Best Safety Practices Workshop http://forgingmagazine.com/fia-forge-shop-best-safety-practices-workshop <div class="node-body event-body"><p>Safety professionals from FIA member forge shops, as well as safety industry professionals will share their best safety practices with you in this one-day Best Practices Workshop.</p> </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Chicago Marriott O&#039;Hare Hotel</span> <div class="street-address"> 8535 West Higgins Road </div> <span class="locality">Chicago</span>, <span class="region">IL</span> <span class="postal-code">60631</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=8535+West+Higgins+Road%2C+Chicago%2C+IL%2C+60631%2C+us">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <div data-angle="0" data-canvas-width="465.014688840294" data-font-name="g_font_90_0" dir="ltr" style="font-size: 13.3333px; font-family: sans-serif; left: 36px; top: 124.027px; transform: rotate(0deg) scale(1.0243, 1); transform-origin: 0% 0% 0px;"> Safety professionals from FIA member forge shops,as well as safety industry professionals will sharetheir best safety practices with you in this one-day Best Practices Workshop.</div> <div data-angle="0" data-canvas-width="135.5320064626694" data-font-name="g_font_90_0" dir="ltr" style="font-size: 13.3333px; font-family: sans-serif; left: 36px; top: 252.027px; transform: rotate(0deg) scale(1.02754, 1); transform-origin: 0% 0% 0px;"> Workplace safety requires providing a safe work environment for your employees.An injured worker is an unproductive employee, costing your business theservices of a valued employee as well as driving up your insurance costs. While catchy slogans posted on signs can be effective cautionary reminders,responding to safety issues immediately can reduce the number of incidences of workplace mishaps.</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/fia-forge-shop-best-safety-practices-workshop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/fia-forge-shop-best-safety-practices-workshop#comments Tue, 04 Feb 2014 14:43:00 +0000 7251 at http://forgingmagazine.com Ohio Star Forge's Big Score http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/ohio-star-forges-big-score <div class="node-body video-body">The automotive forger recently completed a plant expansion and installation of a new Hatebur Hotmatic AMP 70XL -- and it recorded production of its 1,000,000,000th (that's 1-billionth) part. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/ohio-star-forges-big-score" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/ohio-star-forges-big-score#comments Forming Tue, 28 Jan 2014 21:07:00 +0000 7241 at http://forgingmagazine.com