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Oil Skimming Handbook

The Abanaki is a complete guide to selecting and sizing an oil skimmer for applications. This handbook contains information on: Typical applications for industrial oil skimmers Different types of oil skimmers Specifying an Abanaki oil skimmer Choosing the right belt material for your Abanaki oil skimmer. The free handbook is available via the company website. For more information contact: Abanaki Corporation 17387 Munn Rd. Chagrin Falls, OH 44023 800-358-7546 skimmers@abanaki.com www.abana...

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Milling Cutter for Enhanced Surface Finishes in Stainless Steel

Mikron has added to is CrazyMill Cool product line. A four teeth finishing milling cutter with shank integrated cooling is available in diameters of 1 mm to 8 mm (.039" to .315") and for milling depths of up to 5 x d. This milling cutter is suitable for machining all materials up to a hardness of 54 HRC, and was developed in particular for stainless steels, titanium, heat resistant alloys based on nickel and chrome-cobalt-alloys. "Heat must be controlled when machining stainless and heat resistant steels, since it cannot be...

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Industrial Technology Center

The American workforce is aging across all industries, and even more so in the manufacturing sector. According to Cisco Systems, one-third of today's manufacturing workers are over the age of 50 and the average age of highly skilled workers is 56. The company's research projects a shortage of 875,000 highly skilled manufacturing professionals by 2020, and two million unfilled manufacturing jobs by 2025. These statistics point to the importance of developing a new generation of skilled CNC machinists. While trade schools and colleges...

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TDM Systems Inc. Announces Smart Manufacturing Initiative

A team of TDM Systems experts will spearhead a Smart Manufacturing Initiative that will focus on Smart Manufacturing Industry 4.0 and new technology. Robert Auer has been appointed as the new Global Business Development Manager and will lead the team. In this position, Auer will be responsible for leading and managing TDM Systems including service, administration and management in North America, with emphasis on the U.S., and coordinate the company's growth strategy with the headquarters in Germany. He has more than 20 years of experie...

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Integro Team Adds Sr. Sales Engineer

Integro Technologies, a machine vision integrator, has added Jeff Dannay as a Senior Sales Engineer for the Western U.S. territory. "Dannay comes to Integro with over 37 years of engineering, operational business experience and commercial relationships that will further strengthen Integro's team and international market position," said a company spokesperson. "We are enthusiastic about the additional engineering and commercial value Integro can now provide to existing and new customers while leveraging Jeff's mach...

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Electric Box Furnace for Heat Treating Industrial Valve Parts

L&L Special Furnace Co., Inc., has supplied an electric box furnace to a plant located in Louisiana that is a global supplier of large industrial valves for various industries. This is the fifth L&L furnace supplied to this facility. The furnace is designed to both heat treat and temper various rings and seals deployed in the manufacturing of valves used in the power-generation field. It is also designed for general heat treating of various steels prior to machining. The furnace has an effective work zone of 34" W x 34"...

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