June 8th, 2019

Precision Quenching: Adding Science to Art

The socioeconomic state of the U.S. and its trade partners is the primary force driving technology within the tube-and-pipe industry. Global infrastructure expansion, growing demands by economic development and aggressive pursuit of material performance are impacting material choice, chemical composition and heat treat process control. Adding to the fray is the constant threat of litigation as customers and local law push accountability deeper down the production chain.