Blast machine forensics - quest for IBC efficiency
A blast machine is a complex beast. Assessing its energy consumption behaviour to find room for improvement therefore isn’t as straightforward as it sounds.
New specification for rail wheels
A change in the specification of rail wheels by the American Association for Railroads (AAR) raises peening questions.
A lean, mean Wheelabrator machine
Our lean journey has taught us to never stop looking for better ways of doing things. Whether that’s a small change to a routine task or a whole new way of prototyping – ultimately, to let us deliver better solutions for our customers.
Adding a new dimension to R&D with 3D printing
A glimpse into how we use 3D printing in LaGrange for our R&D.
The right abrasive for the right job
Selecting the correct abrasive medium for cleaning and peening surfaces is crucial to achieve the desired surface finish, but the process can be both complex and confusing.