Baugh & Weedon is a leading UK manufacturer of MPI Benches, Eddy Current Sorting Bridges, Ultrasonic Thickness Gauges and MT / UT / ET Accessories. Established in 1967, Baugh & Weedon has a...
Article - 6 Jul 2004
Researchers at the University of Warwick have developed a non-contact ultrasound technology that could be used on trains to give them the capability to detect cracks and flaws in railway tracks....
Article - 4 May 2004
The increasing use of aluminium in the railway industry is outlined. Reasons for its increasing usage and areas of usage are covered.
Article - 12 May 2003
Under a new project, the fragmented railway research capabilities in the UK. Together they intend to pool their resources to improve the quality and safety. Institutions involved and courses of action...
Article - 8 Apr 2003
Environmentally assisted stress corrosion cracking can occur is usually associated with the oil and gas industry, but can occur in railway rails. This case study describes sulphide stress corrosion...
Article - 30 May 2001
Aluminium based metal matrix composites have been shown to be a superior material for railway car brake disks compared to conventional iron items. This case study looks at thermal characteristics,...
Article - 20 May 2002
Composites are common place in automotive and aerospace applications, however they have not been exploited in building and construction. LTM provides a technology and advantages that could potentially...
Article - 16 Jul 2010
For ease of application and outstanding performance, choose Master Bond one part, heat curable epoxy systems.
Article - 7 Nov 2009
Gold is used in thermocouples both for high- and low-temperature measurements. Gold-alloy wires have also been utilized for potentiometers.
Article - 15 Aug 2006
The never ending life cycle of aluminium is described, from mining of bauxite to alumina production and then onto aluminium smelting, to the manufacture of aluminium products both semi-finished and...