Samlak Heat Treatment Co. of Busan, South Korea, received shipment of a turnkey nitriding system that will improve the lot-to-lot repeatability of high-volume production. Supplied by Nitrex Metal Inc. and started up in the fourth quarter of 2008, the system includes Nitreg-C potential-controlled nitrocarburizing, ONC in-process post-nitrocarburizing oxidation and Nitreg-S potential-controlled nitriding of stainless steels. Samlak is a commercial heat treater that serves markets including automotive and industrial machinery. Through the purchase of the system, Samlak hopes to set new quality standards for the South Korean heat-treating market.
Nitrex Metal is a member of United Process Controls, an alliance of five recognized companies (Furnace Control Corp., Marathon Monitors, Process-Electronic, Waukee Engineering) within the heat-treating industry that provide control solutions through their worldwide sales and services network. To date, Nitrex has over 250 installations in plants around the world.
Nitrex Supplies Nitriding System
February 4, 2009