VOL. 11 July ISSUE YEAR 2010


As one of the world’s leading manufacturers of ultrasonic components, Weber Ultrasonics GmbH facilitates construction of highly efficient ultrasonic systems through its innovative developments. MFN got together with Britton Diver, Sales Manager at Weber Ultrasonics America, to discuss this and other related topics.

Scott Nangle, Vice President of Marketing & Sales Development with Empire Abrasive Equipment Company, explains his firm’s forward-looking capital deployment amid one of the worst economic collapses of the past century.

SF EXPO China in the process of full development is highly recognized by the surface finishing industry. MFN is happy to talk with Ms. Ann Chen, the project manager, about SF EXPO China. Ms. Chen has been working on this project for many years, with acute insight into the surface finishing industry and profound understanding of industry exhibition.

Cover Page

Author : François-Xavier Abadie, Product Manager - Surface Treatment

Science Update

Author : Osamu Takakuwa, Masaaki Nishikawa (Dr. Eng.), Hitoshi Soyama (Dr. Eng.)

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Author : Mario Guagliano

Good Vibrations

Author : Mathieu Geuting

MFN Trainer Column

Author : Dan Spinner

Off the Beaten Track

Author : Giovanni Gregorat

Nadcap Column

From Editor's Desk

Author : Andrzej Wojtas


Author : Doris Schulz

Author : Doris Schulz

Author : Doris Schulz

Author : Inès A. Melamies