RMT Industries LLC purchased a 12-bar HPQ vacuum furnace with convection heating, gas quenching and low-pressure carburizing for its Southfield, Mich., facility from Seco/Warwick Corp., Meadville, Pa. The model VPT-4050/48IQ furnace is an advanced cold wall, front-loading vacuum carburizing furnace incorporating high-pressure gas quenching. It is scheduled to be installed in February 2003.