VOL. 10 May ISSUE YEAR 2009


MFN has talked to Michael Brauss, the President of Proto Mfg. in Canada and the USA, on several occasions. He is one of the most intriguing personalities of the industry. Once more, MFN gets an insight on his ideas and visions.

The 8th Guangzhou International Surface Finishing and Painting Exhibition 2009 & The 4th Guangzhou International Plating Industry and Anti-corrosion Exhibition (SF EXPO CHINA 2009) will take place in Guangzhou International Convention and Exhibition Centre on May 18-20, 2009. About 300 exhibitors from more than 20 countries and over 25,000 visitors will gather there. MFN had the chance to talk to Chen Yan Hui, Project Manager of Wise Exhibition, the organiser of the SF EXPO CHINA.

Cover Page

Author : Sylvain Forgues & Brigitte Labelle

Science Update

Author : Hong Yan Miao, Claude Perron, Simon Larose and Martin Lévesque*

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Author : Michele Bandini

Standards Forum

Author : Paul Huyton

Good Vibrations

Author : Dirk Gather

Off the Beaten Track

Author : Giovanni Gregorat

Nadcap Column

From Editor's Desk


Author : Doris Schulz

Author : Mark Schanze

Author : Doris Schulz