ABB's new safety PLC has provided the platform for Sandvik Materials Technology to add zoned safety guarding to a large cold rolling mill at its Sandviken plant in Sweden. The mill is a key part of the production line for precision strip steel at the plant.
Herr-Voss Stamco recently received an order from Varsteel Ltd. of Lethbridge, Alberta Canada for an Enhanced Leveling Technology (ELT) retrofit. This new enhancing leveler will process material up to .500 in. by 96 in. wide.
Salvagnini Canada ULC, a subsidiary of Salvagnini America, will move into its new facility at 4181 Sladeview Crescent, Unit 44, in Mississauga, Ontario. Build-out of the office and warehouse space is scheduled to be completed by the first of May.
Altra Industrial Motion Corp., a leading global designer, producer and marketer of a wide range of electromechanical power transmission products, was recently named in “Forbes America’s 100 Most Trustworthy Companies.”
Herr-Voss Stamco recently completed the commissioning of two new state-of-the-art processing lines at Cascadia Metals in Brandon, Manitoba; a cut-to-length line and a Strand Extensioner slitting line.
COE Press Equipment has announced the formation of its COE cut-to-length new business unit focused on providing cut-to-length lines to fabricators and metal stampers who are looking to achieve the cost savings associated with producing blanks in-house.
Menges Roller has won the AIMCAL 2014 Technology of the Year Award for its innovations in “CFD Thermal Modeling for Heat Transfer Rollers”