Sun Steel Treating Installs Ionitriding Vessel
Sun Steel Treating, Inc. (www.sunsteeltreating.com), a commercial heat treater in South Lyon, Mich., has built and installed its 10th ionitriding vessel. The capacity of this vessel is 60 inches high x 106 inches wide x 150 inches in depth and 60,000 pounds. Ionitriding is a surface hardening treatment for extending tool life in the metalforming, forging, hydroforming and plastics industries. Having 10 vessels that run 24 hours a day, seven days a week assures SST's customers of a quick and timely turnaround, minimizing costly production downtime. SST is ISO 9001-2000 and NADCAP accredited.