Tag: USA

Vibrating fork switches for hygienic applications

Emerson’s Rosemount 2120 series of vibrating fork switches, which provide reliable level monitoring in demanding and safety-critical applications, are now suitable for use in hygienic process environments.

AHT makes organizational announcement

Advanced Heat Treat Corp. has announced the promotion of Stephanie Rottinghaus to Marketing Manager. Rottinghaus has been the marketing specialist at AHT for nearly six years, and has over 15 years’ experience in marketing and communications.

TigerStop hires Rakesh Sridharan

TigerStop LLC has recently hired Rakesh Sridharan, formerly of the Leatherman Tool Group, as the company’s new CEO of worldwide operations.

Ryerson acquires Laserflex Corporation

Ryerson Holding Corporation, a distributor and value-added processor of industrial metals, has recently acquired The Laserflex Corporation (Laserflex), a privately-owned metal fabricator with locations in Columbus, Ohio and Wellford, South Carolina.

Tenova TAKRAF acquires FMC MHS assets

TAKRAF, Global mining and bulk material handling equipment supplier, has recently acquired the assets of FMC Technologies’ Material Handling Systems (FMC MHS) business unit based in Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA (Philadelphia metro area).

Stainless steel facades from GKD

The recently launched stainless steel facades from GKD are as functional for sunshading as they are striking. In the summer months especially, GKD Metal Fabric offers relief from harsh direct sunlight and solar heating.

Testing at Colorado facility benefit’s Idaho site

Fluor Idaho, the new cleanup contractor at EM’s Idaho Site, is using a Colorado technology research and development facility to help resolve complex challenges related to the initiation of liquid waste treatment operations at the Integrated Waste Treatment Unit (IWTU).

New CoroMill® 316 from Sandvik Coromant

The new CoroMill® 316 generation of exchangeable-head milling cutters from Sandvik Coromant enhances the company’s established Solid Round Tools portfolio by bringing higher levels of versatility and productivity to machining operations in ISO P (steel) and ISO M (stainless steel) materials.

Wendell L. Carter appointed AIST President

Wendell L. Carter, vice president and general manager, ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor, East Chicago, Ind., USA, has recently been appointed president of the Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST) for 2016–2017.

Metso to supply huge biomass boiler

Metso will provide a 100MWe biomass boiler island and plant automation system to the Gainesville Renewable Energy Center (GREC) in Gainesville, Florida, USA. Metso's delivery represents more than 25% of the nearly USD 500 million GREC successfully raised in construction financing.