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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.smfpa.t53500133
EISBN: 978-1-62708-317-1
... of parts with ultrahigh strength, minimum springback, and reduced sheet thickness. Fig. 7.1 Components manufactured using hot stamping. Source: Ref 7.1 Hot stamping was developed and patented in 1977 by a Swedish company (Plannja), which used the process for saw blades and lawn mower blades...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250187
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
...Abstract Abstract This chapter discusses the formation and growth of various integrated steel companies from 1901 to 1959, namely the United States Steel Corporation, Bethlehem Steel Corporation, and a few of the notable smaller steel companies. The chapter discusses labor unrest and the growth...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250219
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... in the steelmaking industry from 1900 to 1960. The business was dominated by a few very large integrated companies led by U.S. Steel Corporation. Steel minimills came on the scene in the late 1960s and in the 1970s. Besides being much smaller than the big mills, they featured three areas of technology that set...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250107
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... the Pittsburgh Reduction Company to a pilot plant on Smallman Street in Pittsburgh, to a production plant in New Kensington, and to Niagara Falls, New York, is then described. This is followed by a discussion on early aluminum applications and the usage of lower-cost raw materials. The chapter provides...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250207
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
...Abstract Abstract This chapter is an account of the various events that led to the decline of the integrated steel industry during the 1950s. These include the steel strike of 1959, the improvements in technology and increase in imports since 1950s, widespread closures of steel companies...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.9781627082877
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250025
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... businessmen, went bankrupt. Kelly moved his experimental operations to the Cambria Iron Company in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, the company where Daniel Morrell and John Fritz were laboring to develop the three-high mill to roll wrought iron into rails. He sold a controlling interest in his patented process...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230007
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... to beryllium oxide and to 4 wt% Be-Cu alloys. This company also fabricated various mill shapes, parts, and nonsparking tools. The Brush Beryllium Company of Cleveland, OH, processed beryllium ore to beryllium oxide and to 4 wt% Be-Cu master alloy. Small amounts of beryllium metal were produced...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180061
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... at a company. The bars show the number of counts for each failure type, and the data points show the cumulative percentage (from left to right). In this example, the three most frequent failure types at the company account for 80% of total failures. Fig. 8 Timeline of an organized failure...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180029
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... and the roadway had remained flat. Such twisting motions caused metal fatigue, resulting in the collapse on November 7, 1942. Abstract Abstract Many companies conduct only metallurgical evaluations in the wake of failures, discovering nothing more than the physical mechanism by which the failure occurred...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180127
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... out over the water, making them hard to access Abstract Abstract This chapter describes some common pitfalls encountered in failure investigations and provides guidance to help engineers recognize processes and “quick fixes” that companies often try to substitute for failure analysis...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250129
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... to make titanium was in the 1920s at the Philips Company in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. This process involved the thermal dissociation of titanium iodide and the deposition of the titanium on a hot tungsten wire. Many years later, samples of this material were studied at the United States Bureau of Mines...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980551
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
... requirements. In addition to the product and service provided, the customer considers the social and corporation aspects of the company. This includes the social politics, integration into the region, and environmental issues. The quality of a company is the sum of these properties. It can be used...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780075
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
... may be an inspection escape). The failure analysis team may find sloppiness or errors in the inspection documentation, again suggesting an inspection escape. Inspection records: In a manner similar to that described previously, most companies retain their inspection records to show...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250013
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... at en.wikipedia. The Cornwall Furnace remained in the Grubb family until 1798, when it was acquired by an iron company controlled by Robert Coleman, who owned a number of furnaces and forges in the area. Coleman became wealthy with his many investments and was reported to be the first millionaire...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250059
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... Company of Brooklyn, 1865 2. Haynes E. , Materials for Automobiles , ASME Trans. , Vol 29 ( No. 1148 ), 1907 , p 209 – 16 3. Chapin W.R. , Properties of Some Steels in the Hardening Range , Trans. Am. Soc. Steel Treating , Vol 2 , 1922 , p 507 – 15 4. Davenport...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mnm2.t53060001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-261-7
... : Frederick Taylor and Maunsel White of Bethlehem Steel Company invented a high-impact tungsten carbide tool steel that outperformed the competition worldwide. 1903 : Orville and Wilbur Wright succeeded in flying their airplane: a wood, cloth, and metal structure. 1906 : Dr. Alfred Wilm invented a new...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250093
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... at the Pittsburgh plant of the Firth-Sterling subsidiary of Thomas Firth and Sons in Sheffield. Another early producer was the Carpenter Steel Company, which produced material for the Liberty Aircraft engines in 1917. Most of the production was in the heat-treatable martensitic grade steel, 13% chromium and 0.30...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpmpa.t54480001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-318-8
...Early capacities of major U.S. producers Table 1.1 Early capacities of major U.S. producers Company Mill product capacity, est. 1956 Ingot melting capacity, est. 1957 × 10 6 kg/yr × 10 6 lb/yr × 10 6 kg/yr × 10 6 lb/yr Titanium Metals Corp. of America 2.3 5.0 10.0...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250073
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... is discussed. The chapter also describes the role of the Cleveland Twist Drill Company as the first adopter of molybdenum high-speed steel. It ends with a discussion on the advanced work on high-speed steels by Swedish researchers. crucible melting high-speed tool steels steelmaking toolmakers...