Ipsen Ships 25 Furnaces in Fourth Quarter of 2016
Ipsen shipped 25 furnaces during the last three months of 2016. With destinations in six countries and 13 U.S. states, the equipment will support the aerospace, automotive, commercial heat-treating, medical and MIM industries. Heat-treating systems ranged from a custom-built debinding and sintering furnace to a horizontal MetalMaster vacuum furnace with a 20,000-pound (9,072-kg) load capacity. Also included among the shipments were an atmosphere washer and loader, and several H2- and H6-sized TITAN vacuum furnaces equipped with the PdMetrics predictive-maintenance software platform.
Other vacuum furnaces shipped included horizontal and vertical MetalMaster furnaces, TITAN DS (debinding and sintering) furnaces, a VerticalTurbo, a TITAN LT (low-temperature), a horizontal TurboTreater and an HEQ (horizontal external quench) from the VFS product line.