Pepperl+Fuchs has announced that online ordering is
available for more than 2,000 commonly stocked items,
including sensors, intrinsic safety barriers, and select accessories for purge and pressurization systems.
Orders can be placed 24/7 at www.pepperl-fuchs.us.
Saar-Hartmetall USA, Covington, Ky., a subsidiary of
Germany-based parent company Saar-Hartmetall GmbH,
has launched a new and expanded website at www.sh-
The new website presents the company’s three main
product lines: tube and pipe scarfing tools, bar and wire
peeling tools, and Gerima beveling tools made for weld
and edge preparation.
Multiple video clips on the site demonstrate the beveling
machines in action.
Technical Solutions plus Design BV, based in Albergen,
Netherlands, has launched www.dxfcreator.com, a web-
The contract requirements include
value-added, JIT, cut-to-size, and cut-
to-shape processing of aluminum
plate for all F- 35 aluminum flat-rolled
United States Steel Corp., Pittsburgh, has announced it is examining
a consolidation of its North American
flat-rolled operations and may temporarily idle its Granite City Works
steelmaking operations and most
finishing operations in Granite City,
Ill. With Granite City Works being the
primary flat-roll supplier of Lone Star
Tubular Operations, the consolidation is part of an ongoing adjustment
of steelmaking operations throughout North America to match customer
The company routinely adjusts
production at its operating facilities
to reflect market fluctuations. The
potential consolidation is a result of
continued challenging global market
conditions including fluctuating oil
prices, reduced rig counts, depressed
steel prices, and unfairly traded imports. The company will continue to
operate its steelmaking operations in
Indiana, Michigan, and Pennsylvania.
As part of the possible consolidation, 2,000 employees at Granite City
Works were issued notices under the
Worker Adjustment and Retraining
Notification (WARN) Act on Oct. 6,
Eriez®, located in Erie, Pa., has produced a variety of videos focused on
metalworking applications, particularly in filtration and fluid recycling.
The video series can be viewed on the
company’s You Tube channel at www.
Two of the most recent instructional videos posted are moderated
by Ron Wendt, product manager for
Eriez HydroFlow®. One video helps
metalworking operators set up a tank-side coalescer, while the other shows
viewers how to set up a portable coalescer.
Other videos feature such products
as HydroFlow sump cleaners, Sump-Doc™, and STAR Filter® systems. Ed-ucation-oriented videos cover topics
such as tramp oil solutions and fluid
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