Vol. 10 July Issue
Year 2009




Wheelabrator Allevard Sets the Pace in Technological Blasting Solutions

MFN met Tony Prézeau, Innovation Manager of Wheelabrator Allevard to speak about innovation in the abrasive industry and to discuss latest innovations in Wheelabrator Allevard.

parts2clean – Solutions for Optimised Cleaning Processes in Production and Maintenance

Industrial parts cleaning is playing a more and more important role in manufacturing as well as maintenance processes. This results in the necessity for solutions by means of which the degrees of cleanliness specified for parts and surfaces can be achieved in a cost optimised fashion. MFN spoke with Hartmut Herdin, Managing Director of event promoters fairXperts GmbH, about the offerings presented at parts2clean, leading International trade fair for cleaning within the production process and maintenance.

Author: Doris Schulz

Cover Page

Next Generation Supplier…

Science Update

A Note On the Detrimental Effects of Peened Aluminium Alloys

Author: J. Solis-Romero (PhD)

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Aerospace and Automotive: Two Different Ways to Think about Shot Peening

Author: Mario Guagliano

Good Vibrations

Good Vibrations – a Double Impact?

Author: Mathieu Geuting

MFN Trainer Column

Unmeasured Stresses, A Techno-Human Approach

Author: Juha Siiriainen

Off the Beaten Track

An Ocean of Air

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

Nadcap Column

Organization Responsible for Nadcap Audits Gets “Guru Validation” of New Training Program from Goodrich Employees

From Editor's Desk

Clever Marketing brings Business Opportunities


Wheelabrator and DISA Complete Merger

Pangborn Merges with European Shot Blast Industry Leaders

New Shot Blast and Vibratory Finishing Center in Stuttgart, Germany

Would Your Ground or Finished Material Surface be More Accurate in 3D?

Intertape Polymer Group

Author: Cindy Stoner

A "smart" mass finishing concept for different materials

Reflection on Metal Fatigue

Author: Ananda Talukdar

Modern Surface Technology for Jöst Schwingungstechnik

Author: Norbert Küsters

1st International Trade Fair for Corrosion Protection, Preservation and Packaging, 20 through 22 October 2009 in Stuttgart, Germany

Author: Doris Schulz

The Elcometer Building at NACE International Becomes the First Freestanding Training Center In North America Dedicated Exclusively to Corrosion Education