Trutec Industries Orders UBQ Furnace
AFC-Holcroft received an order from Trutec Industries Inc. in Springfield, Ohio, for a 36-inch x 48-inch x 36-inch universal batch integral-quench (UBQ) furnace. This latest furnace, Trutec’s third, will be equipped for carburizing and GSN (gas soft nitriding) processes and will be made CQI-9 compliant. The equipment, which will be added to an existing line, is scheduled for installation by the end of May. Trutec Industries is a North American subsidiary of Nihon Parkerizing, a world leader in metal-improvement technology. The Trutec Group operates five facilities in the U.S. and Mexico that specialize in metal treatments.