News - 27 Nov 2014
Saint-Gobain Seals has launched their new polyamide-imide (PAI) based Meldin® 4000 series, developed as a result of their collaboration with newly acquired LS Kunststofftechnologie GmbH, a German...
The Meldin® 1000 thermoplastic economical material solution is ideal for rigidity and strength. All grades are processed using injection molding and available as finished parts.
News - 4 Dec 2013
Austria-based Hoerbiger, a leading global supplier of compressor components and services, produces reciprocating compressor valve plates (also known as valve sealing elements) and wear-resistant rings...
News - 7 Apr 2004
Kobe Steel, Ltd. has begun supplying titanium for use in Rolls-Royce's Trent 900 aircraft engine, developed for the Airbus A380. The Airbus A380 will be the world's biggest passenger plane...
Article - 7 Mar 2001
The benefits of PM superalloys over conventional superalloys are explored. It covers the nickel and titanium based superalloys and looks at future developments and directions.
News - 18 Apr 2013
Metallized Carbon Corporation, a global leader in the manufacture of oil-free, self-lubricating, carbon-graphite materials for severe service lubrication applications, announces the availability of...
News - 31 Mar 2008
Engineers have known for years about the wonderful positives of different thermoplastics, including light weight, low friction, non-corrosion, dimensional stability, cleanliness and static...
News - 7 Jan 2016
The new Kistler KiTorq torque measuring flange is now available in eight ranges from 50Nm to 5000Nm and with speed and angular measurement capability. The open stator design allows easier installation...
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Although production costs for composite materials (polymer, ceramic and metal matrix) are coming down, it is difficult for them to become accepted materials for aeroengine applications. Thus article...
Article - 11 Dec 2003
A compressor oil is used to lubricate both the working parts and the pressurized spaces in a compressor.