VOL. 13 January ISSUE YEAR 2012


MFN had the chance to interview Hubert Prokopp, Managing Director of Berger Strahltechnik GmbH. The company is well known for manufacturing heavy-duty equipment for the foundry and forge industries.

MFN met Bojan Crtalic, Gen. Manager of FerroCrtalic International Company from Slovenia, to speak about their news on the Research and Development of Surface Treatment Technologies and their latest ecological innovations and projects, carried out under their trade mark FerroECOBlast Europe®.

Cover Page

Author : Jesus Ruiz-Hervias (Ph.D.), Founder of ASM

Science Update

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Author : Mario Guagliano

Standards Forum

Author : Paul Huyton

Good Vibrations

Author : Mathieu Geuting

Off the Beaten Track

Author : Giovanni Gregorat

Nadcap Column

From Editor's Desk

Author : Andrzej Wojtas


Author : Doris Schulz