Vol. 13 November Issue
Year 2012




Pioneering Garnet Recycling And Fine Abrasives

Interview with Mr. Torsten Ketelsen, Chief Executive Officer, GMA Garnet Group. The Group is an integrated mining, processing, shipping, global marketing and distribution organisation providing high quality industrial garnet for the surface preparation and waterjet cutting industries with operations established within Western Australia and strategically located warehouses worldwide. The Group has pioneered the operation of large-scale garnet recycling facilities in Italy, Saudi Arabia, UAE and USA offering an environmentally friendly solution to the disposal of used garnet.

Focus on Production of Metal Raw Materials in Powders and Granules

MFN had the opportunity to talk to Carlo Sgarbossa, Marketing and Sales Manager of Pometon SpA in Maerne, Italy.

Cover Page

Solutions For The Surface Finishing Of Pipes

Science Update

Influence Of Shot Peening On Properties Of Aluminium Alloy ENAW 2007 And ENAW 6082

Author: Prof. Dr. Janez Grum, Sebastjan Zagar BSc.

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Shot Peening And Fatigue Strength Assessment

Author: Mario Guagliano

Good Vibrations

Vibratory Finishing: A Marginal Technology? Why Should It Be?

Author: Dirk Gather

MFN Trainer Column

Shot Peening And Deep Rolling

Author: Sirko Fricke

Off the Beaten Track

Lighter Than Air

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

Nadcap Column

Building Internal Support

From Editor's Desk

The Global Economy Is A Dangerous Place; Nevertheless, It Is A Land Of Opportunities

Author: Andrzej Wojtas


Surface Technology

Author: Shirish Thatte, VP - Technical

One of the Best Shows for the Industry Sets to Open its Gate this November!

Vacuum Abrasive Recovery Systems: Impact Blast Cleaning Made Easy

Author: Tribhuwan Raj Bhandari, Managing Director

New Thermal World Range Of Ovens And Incubators

Author: John Eyres

Advanced High Wear-Resistant Ceramic Coating Applied On Location

The Largest Paint Shop Ever For The Indian Market

Hi-Tech Vibrofinishing

Author: Paolo Redaelli

Smooth Promotion of Mechanical Finishing Thematic Exhibition

China Surface Engineering Summit 2012