Vol. 12 November Issue
Year 2011




PaintExpo in Brilliant Condition

PaintExpo is the only trade fair worldwide which focuses exclusively on the process chain for industrial coating technologies. The fourth show will be held from 17 – 20 April 2012 in Karlsruhe (Germany). MFN talked to Juergen Haussmann, managing director of trade fair organizers FairFair GmbH about the product range that will be on display as well as the development of the event.

Cover Page

How to Save Money, Time and Energy on Dust Collection

Author: Tomm Frungillo, Tony Supine

Science Update

Comparing Coverage Effects in Mechanical Surface Treatments on HCF Performance of Al2024-T4: Ball-Burnishing vs. Shot Peening

Author: Prof. Lothar Wagner, Dr. Mansour Mhaede

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Roughness And Shot Peening

Author: Mario Guagliano

Good Vibrations

IAA 2011 Frankfurt – Perfect Surfaces Are Gaining In Significance

Author: Dirk Gather

Off the Beaten Track

Like Flying off a Cliff!

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

Nadcap Column

Celebrating World Quality Day

From Editor's Desk

Companies Operate In An Era Of Risk And Instability

Author: Andrzej Wojtas


New Software for Almen Saturation Curve

Securing The Investment: Maintenance And Upkeep Of Shot Blasting Machines

Author: Ulf Kapitza

A Brand New Choice In Approved Respiratory Protection For Abrasive Blasting

A Third Major Order From Hyundai in China

DuPont and Rippert powder coating systems are cost-saving alternative to liquid coating systems. Capacity And Quality Up, Costs Down

Author: Doris Schulz

Tube & Pipe Pavilion And FABEX Saudi Arabia 2012

Cleaning Of Renewable Products

Author: Bojan Crtalic, Peter Butala, Mladen Cvjeticanin, Rok Vrabic