15
Dec

NASA Reinvents Wheel: Heat Treated Shape-Memory Tires

  Source: Business Insider   Memory foam mattresses and pillows ease millions of restless sleepers through rough nights; perhaps tires

05
Dec

Western PA Aero, Defense Components Supplier Reaches JV Agreement with Global Steel Producer

A definitive agreement to form an innovative 50-50 joint venture (JV) was recently reached between the world’s largest stainless steel

28
Nov

Aerospace Supplier’s Horizontal Heat Treat Capacity Expands to Meet Demand for Thick Aluminum Plate

Lightweight metals engineering and manufacturing firm Arconic Inc. announced last week plans to install a new horizontal heat treat furnace

27
Nov

Kanfit Achieves Nadcap Accreditation for Composites, Renews Heat Treatment Certificate

Aerospace engineering company Kanfit Ltd announced recently that it has successfully completed its Nadcap audit for composites as well as a

17
Nov

Kobe Steel Invests $88M to Prevent Future Data Tampering

  Source: Nikkei Asian Review   Kobe Steel, Ltd, will earmark roughly 10 billion yen ($88 million) for capital improvements

14
Nov

Most Powerful U.S. Rocket Engine in 20 Years Fired by Amazon’s Bezos

  Source: ThomasNet.com   The most powerful U.S. rocket engine fired in two decades is also reusable and could become

07
Nov

First FAA-Certified Structural AM Aviation Components Heat-Treated in Western PA

The first FAA-certified, structural additive manufactured Ti-6Al-4V parts produced by Norsk Titanium AS have been processed successfully by a commercial

31
Oct

Boeing Approval for So. Carolina Heat Treat Supplier Covers AMS 2759/3 Requirements

Boeing has granted an approved scope of processing to a South Carolina heat treat processing plant to include the processing of

30
Oct

Airbus Provides Glimpse into Production of 5 New BelugaXL Super Transporters

  Source: ThomasNet Airbus recently released an update on their progress on five new Airbus BelugaXL super transporters, anticipating the first

27
Oct

Auto, Aero Among Industries to Benefit from Corrosion Protection Process

An Indiana-based coil coater and manufacturer of proprietary coating chemistries has recently introduced a new type of corrosion protection for