J.L. Becker Co. received a contract to provide a single row, 12 tray (30 in. by 30 in. by 30 in.) pusher carburizing harden, quench and temper line complete with material handling system for a Southeastern Michigan commercial heat treater.

J.L. Becker Co. (Plymouth, Mich.; http://www.jlbecker.com) received a contract to provide a single row, 12 tray (30 in. by 30 in. by 30 in.) pusher carburizing harden, quench and temper line complete with material handling system for a Southeastern Michigan commercial heat treater. The five-zone high heat carburizing furnace will have waterless fan assemblies, recuperators for the gas-fired burners, carbon control and the latest control system. The J.L. Becker Co. computer management system (CMS) will monitor and control the furnace line and related components. The CMS system allows for minimal operator control. All return conveyors in the material handling system will be fully automated and controlled through the CMS system.