Surface Combustion Receives Order for Vacuum Carburizing System
Surface Combustion (Maumee, Ohio; http://www.surfacecombustion.com) received an order for a MultiChamber vacuum carburizing system from MMS Thermal Processing LLC using Surface's VringCARB® technology and companion equipment. MMS Thermal, a commercial heat treater that will specialize in vacuum processes, is locating in Davenport, Iowa. MMS Thermal plans to build a new facility to house its vacuum carburizing system. The line will consist of a multichamber system including a combination charge vestibule/oil quench chamber with quench oil heating system, a transfer chamber with lift and carry mechanism; two gas-fired vacuum carburizing chambers utilizing VringCARB® vacuum carburizing technology, one electrically heated high temperature processing chamber and a 20-bar gas quench cell. The installation also will include a variety of companion equipment including multiple Uni-DRAW® temper furnaces, a VacuDraw® gas-fired vacuum temper furnaces, a spray/dunk companion washer and an array of support equipment.