Vol. 20 January Issue
Year 2019




One Of The Keynote Speakers For INCASE2019

International Conference on Advanced Surface Enhancement (INCASE2019) is jointly organised by ARTC, MFN and Coventry University to catalyse innovation in surface enhancement technologies by bringing together industry practitioners and academics. The conference will be held in Singapore from 10 to 12 September 2019. Register at www.incase2019.com. MFN was able to get an interview with Thomas Haubold, Manufacturing Engineering and Technology of Rolls-Royce.

A New Winning Proposition For The Cut Wire Shot Peening Market

MFN had the opportunity to talk to Mr. Joan Samuel, the Head of Global Product Management of Winoa.

iTAC.MES.Suite – The Central Control Technology Takes The Helm In The Smart Factory

Bietigheim-Bissingen, October 2nd, 2018 – Increasing customer variance, e-mobility, cyber security: smart factories is the automotive industry answer to current market challenges. Digitization of the production workflow with dedicated software solutions is key. At the heart of smart manufacturing are manufacturing execution systems (MES), which serve as the central data hub that makes the industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) possible in the first place. Felix Losch, a key account manager responsible for the iTAC.MES.Suite from Dürr, explains the benefits of the tailored MES solution for car manufacturers along the entire value chain.

Cover Page

The "State Of The Art" Of Vibratory Finishing Combined with Robot And Industry 4.0.

Science Update

Wire Bristle Impacting as an Alternative to Shot Peening for Improving Fatigue Performance

Author: L.Wagner1, M.Wollmann1, C. Becker1, V. Jannaschk2, A.Montabaur2

Standards Forum

Manual Peening to AMS 2430 & AC7117

Author: Paul Huyton

Good Vibrations

Working Hand in Hand – How Integrated Mass Finishing And Industrial Cleaning Processes Can Streamline Production And Save Costs

Author: Eugen Holzknecht

Off the Beaten Track

Operation Paperclip

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

From Editor's Desk

To Announce INCASE2019 In Singapore

Author: Hong Minghui


Shot Peening and Blast Cleaning Training in Bengaluru, India

Author: Rishabh Shah

Almen Strips: Performance Test, Traceability, Flatness, and improving the Mechanical Finish

Slimmer, More Powerful, Designed For Al: A New Compact Spinner-Hanger Blast Machine For Aluminium Parts

Can Seamers

Experimental Investigations on The Hole-Drilling Test Method for Determining Residual Stresses in Polymeric Materials

2019 China (Guangzhou) Int’l Metal & Metallurgy Exhibition

METAL CHINA and CIDC 2019 Open Up New Markets