AFC-Holcroft received an order from Parker Trutec for a 36-inch x 48-inch x 36-inch universal batch integral-quench furnace. Parker Trutec will add the unit to an existing line at its facility in Springfield, Ohio. The furnace, which is scheduled for installation this month, will be equipped for carburizing and will be made CQI-9 compliant. Parker Trutec is a North American subsidiary of Nihon Parkerizing, a world leader in metal-improvement technology. The Parker Trutec Group operates six facilities in the U.S. and Mexico.