Voortman’s V325 heavy plate processing machine

Böhler Welding, Dutch TNO, Selco, AMADA MIYACHI EUROPE

Voortman’s V325 heavy plate processing machine
The Voortman V325 plate processing machine is the newest addition to Voortman’s plate machine product line. Voortman Steel Machinery is part of the Voortman Steel Group, with its headquarters in the Netherlands.

Diamondspark – seamless cored wires by Böhler Welding
voestalpine Böhler Welding presented “Diamondspark” by Böhler Welding at Schweissen & Schneiden 2017, in Düsseldorf, Germany. The range of seamless cored wires covers all seamless tubular and laser-sealed types manufactured in Europe.

Dutch TNO has tested TEKA equipment under extreme conditions
The mobile workbench from TEKA achieved optimum values in the Netherlands. The testing and certification company TNO has put the universally usable workstation to the acid test under extreme conditions.

Selco’s Saber 70 CHP for plasma cutting
Saber 70 CHP is the new inverter for plasma cutting designed by the Italian welding machine manufacturer Selco. The inverter allows the cutting of up to 30-millimetre thick carbon steel.

AMADA MIYACHI EUROPE’s hot crimping resistance welding systems
AMADA MIYACHI EUROPE has announced the availability of complete hot crimping resistance welding systems, ideal for joining insulated copper wire to cable shoes or terminals. The hot crimping systems include the weld heads, the transformer, the power supply and the process monitor.

Computer tomography analyses damage to raw materials under load
The Fraunhofer Institute for Structural Durability and System Reliability LBF has developed a method which, for the first time, combines the mechanical testing of a component under realistic loads with a radiographic examination. The new method is used to characterise materials and makes it easier to assess inclusions or damage to raw materials with regard to their influence on the durability and the service life.