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Special: Heat Treatment Congress 2017

From 25–27 October 2017, Cologne will be hosting Europe's largest heat treatment conference: The 73rd Heat Treatment Congress (HK) consists of a trade fair and a presentation event, combining... more


Edition 15: Department for Industrial Furnaces and Heat Engineering of the RWTH Aachen

The main objectives of the Department for Industrial Furnaces and Heat Engineering of the RWTH Aachen University in Germany are the tasks of process and technical plant optimization for the... more


Report: Thermal processing plants in the smart factory

The smart factory changes the basis of production. The classical production hierarchy will be dissolved and replaced by self-organizing decentralized cyber-physical production systems. The... more


Hot Shots: Heated titanium meets atmosphere

Several titanium alloys are available for different technical applications, not only weight reduction. To specify technical properties for different alloys a test series was done. One of this... more


Interview with Hans-Joachim Wickert, President of Wickert Maschinenbau GmbH

“Industry 4.0 must be a part of corporate strategy” more


Interview with Katarzyna Sawka, Group Marketing Director of Seco/Warwick

“Augmented reality offers a new era of working” more


Video: Full furnace and oil quench cycle

See a full furnace and oil quench cycle from the beginning. more


Report: High velocity burners with finned recuperator for highest efficiency

In the field of process heat utilization, various measures are available for increasing energy efficiency. According to the technological process, a large part of the process heat is... more


Watch the video about IoT and join ITPS 2017!

Final preparations for the International Thermprocess Summit on 27 and 28 June are made: The latest video in the run-up to ITPS 2017 deals with the Internet of Things (IoT) – one of the many... more


Edition 14: Metal Processing Institute (MPI)

Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s Metal Processing Institute (MPI) is the largest industry-university alliance in North America. MPI conducts research in four research centers in the areas of... more

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