COST-EFFECTIVE SOLUTION TO SIGNIFICANTLY EXTEND THE LIFE-EXPECTANCY OF A KEY COMPONENT IN THE OIL SANDS INDUSTRY

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Very interesting article from our partner Penticton foundry about how they successfully helped one of their Oil Sand industry customer by reducing their maintenance cost of a hydro transport spool equipment. They have used the existing fabrication assembly by inserting a high-wear resistance material liner. Once the liner is worn-out (which last much longer than the original fabrication itself) they … Read More

NEW WEBSITE OF OUR PARTNER LAROCHE FOUNDRY

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Laroche has notably developed a capability to efficiently produce small dimension cast parts of higher quality grade by integrating the new DISA/MATCH automated moulding line 18 months ago; this new asset enables them to produce high-scale volume of order while delivering standardized quality parts. Or simply click the link below :

EXPERTISE IN FORGING GIANT BENTON CRANE HOOKS

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Why is Canforge one of the rare forging plant in Canada able to forget such types of hooks? Since this type of equipment will lift parts and weight from a few tons up to a couple hundred tons, you need an expert team to support your engineering team accordingly and make the right piece of equipment to meet your specific … Read More

THE BENEFITS OF THE TITANIUM MATERIAL (PART 2)

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Titanium is one of the most noble metal and features multiple characteristics that contribute to solve many issues in our world looking for lighter components outlasting former material used in the industries for decades, if not centuries. Also, this weight saving is notably important in the armored vehicles and equipment used by the military forces. Titanium features a good ballistic … Read More

THE 3D TECHNOLOGY IN THE INVESTMENT CASTING PROCESS

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The useage of the new 3D technologies has contributed to a major breakthrough in the production of premium quality cast parts, especially in the investment casting foundry business. The useage of 3D programs such as Solidworks (and other ones like that) enables the foundry to propose design changes to assure an optimal yield of the parts resulting in a cheaper … Read More

OFFER OF TURN-KEY PRODUCED COMPLEX IMPELLERS

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Interesting article introducing the capability of our partner Penticton foundry to offer a turn-key production of a complex shaped cast impellers; these ones are delivered finished machined to the print and balanced to the customer’s specs. For more information about our partner’s capability please contact Metallurgical Resources by phone (514-236-5441) or by email (pbelley@metallurgicalresources.com). Or click on below link to … Read More

HIGH PERFORMANCE SURFACE TREATMENT

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Interesting article taken from our partner Thermetco website and explaining in details the applications of the carburizing and carbonitriding treatments; these ones contributing to improve the performance of the metallic parts both on the surface’s level as well as at the center of the parts. Click on below image to get more information. Or do not hesitate to contact Metallurgical … Read More

RAPID PROTOTYPING WITH THE INVESTMENT CASTING PROCESS

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Then, the investment casting process is often selected as the optimal process to either develop new complex to highly complex parts or to convert weldment parts into casting. Resulting in greater physical properties and cost-reduction vs the assembly of a few machined parts together. The useage of the 3D printing technology enables the foundry to produce pre-production samples without paying … Read More