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16 May 2022

Keystone Tower Systems begins manufacturing world’s first spiral-welded wind turbine towers in Pampa, Texas

Brings advanced manufacturing to conventional tower market; plans for on-site manufacturing of tall towers, and entry into offshore wind market Denver, Colorado, May 13, — Keystone Tower Systems has begun commercial production of the first utility-scale spiral-welded towers at their new factory in Pampa, Texas, in the heart of America’s wind energy industry. Keystone’s new factory has brought back to life the site of a former oil…

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13 May 2022

JUUNOO raises EUR 6.6 million to accelerate circularity in the building sector

Pioneer in circular partition walls wants to do away with disposable walls Kortrijk - JUUNOO, a scale-up from West-Flanders has completed its Series A Financing round with a total capital increase of EUR 3.6 million, complemented by EUR 3 million in loans and grants. The business intends to use these funds for the further internationalisation of its sustainable walls and the development of a brand new digital platform within the office…

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8 March 2022

The world’s first solid titanium fountain pen with an unscratchable surface

With the ambition of creating the ultimate fountain pen, combining innovative production methods with advanced materials, Capillaris reached even further by seeking Expanite’s help with hardening the surfaces of the unique writing tool. The result is a fountain pen designed by aerospace engineer Zsolt Pataki, made from a solid titanium bar for the ultimate weight, look and feel, hardened by ExpaniteHard-Ti making it long-lasting and virtually…

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11 February 2022

Sensor Cleaning

A basic prerequisite for automated driving and drivers assisted functions is to be able to provide a precise and reliable evaluation of the vehicle’s surrounding, therefore it is essential to keep a clear and unobstructed view of the sensor, to guarantee its functionality and ensure road safety. Alongside radar and camera, LiDAR is exposed to the effects of dirt and adverse weather in the form of snow, ice, dust, and rain. To provide solutions…

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7 February 2022

Expanite provides sustainable alternative to Teflon® & Co.

Expanite – The technology of the Danish pioneer for surface hardening of stainless steel and titanium is used more and more frequently when it comes to alternatives to classic fluoroplastic coatings such as Teflon®, Halar® or Xylan®. In addition to technical and commercial advantages, the environmental compatibility and sustainability of the Expanite process are playing an increasingly important role for customers. After the discovery…

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7 February 2022

THE IMPORTANCE OF CHOOSING A METAL ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING SERVICE PROVIDER

Once you have decided to go down the Metal Additive Manufacturing (AM) route, the next step is at least equally important. While «value for money» is often the most analysed criterion, the truth is, working with a solutions provider must go beyond this important argument. Indeed, not only is the market filled with companies offering AM services, but also confusion can quickly arise when one realizes there is also a wide range of metal…

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