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Oberg Earns AS9100 Registration
Oberg Industries, Freeport, PA, has been registered to AS9100 Rev. C, the aerospace-industry quality-management system, ahead of the July 1, 2012 deadline when all AS9100B certificates will be withdrawn. Among the objectives of the latest revision: incorporate ISO 9001:2008 changes, and expand the scope to include land- and sea-based systems for defense applications. Visit Oberg online at www.oberg.com.
New Coil-to-Coil EPS Line on Displa
Attend an open house at Stripco Inc., Mishawaka, IN, June 18-25, to take a look at the firm’s new coil-to-coil EPS line. The line, from Red Bud Industries, handles coils to 60,000 lb. of material to 72 by 0.375 in. The EPS process replaces acid-based pickling to remove scale and oxides from the surface of hot-rolled steel. Learn more and schedule a visit to Stripco.
Wintriss Launches Die-Protection Knowledge Base
Wintriss Controls Group, Acton, MA, has added a Die Protection Knowledge Base to its website, loaded with tips on sensor selection and installation. Articles already posted to the site include Know Your Critical Angle, Partial Feed Detection, Prox Sensors in the Lower Die for Feed Protection, and Selecting the Right Stop Type. Visit the site regularly, as Wintriss will post a new article each month.