Article - 20 Jul 2001
Cobalt is a brittle, hard metal white in appearance resembling nickel but with a bluish tinge instead of the yellow of nickel. It imparts hardness to steels and alloys. Radioactive cobalt 60 has many...
Article - 8 Apr 2009
McDanel Advanced Ceramic Technologies is a leading manufacturer of high quality advanced ceramics. Over half of our business is dedicated to engineering components specific to customers needs. This...
Article - 23 May 2006
New high-temperature materials are required to increase energy conversion efficiency of thermal cycles such as gas turbine engines. To use Functionally graded materials (FGMs) at high temperatures,...
Article - 21 Apr 2005
Precipitation hardening stainless steels can be supplied in a readily machineable condition. After fabrication, a single, low temperature heat treatment can dramatically increase the strength of the...
Article - 15 Feb 2002
Cobalt-chromium-tungsten alloys often referred to as stellite, are a group of wear-resistant alloys with applications where a tough wear-resistant material is necessary.
Article - 23 Jan 2002
Tantalum is a rare metal with a grey-blue appearance. It is found in about 15% of the world’s pegmatites. Tantalum has several properties that currently make it a valuable commodity.
News - 7 Feb 2018
Researchers are taking inspiration from an unlikely source, the ocean, to design more aerodynamic machines.
A team of evolutionary biologists and engineers at Harvard University, in partnership...
News - 19 Apr 2013
Sirius Integrator is announcing the new WindKinetic Polar 50w Wind Turbine Generator and our North American distribution agreement. The Polar 50w is a 12v or 24v battery charger that is designed and...
News - 2 Oct 2008
Derbyshire-based Advanced Composites Group Ltd (ACG), part of the Composites Division of Umeco plc, is to play a major role in two ground-breaking research and development projects into turbine...
News - 1 May 2006
A new turbine generator with a total installed capacity of 25MW has been commissioned at the Cogeneration Plant of OJSC “NLMK”.
Its exploitation will improve reliability of energy...