Manufacturing

  • Robert A. Baker Jr. has been elected president of Hillman Manufacturing Company, which has been formed to consolidate and focus on certain of the engineering and manufacturing companies owned by The Hillman Company.

    The new group has approximately 1,600 employees and is expected to produce sales approaching $100 million in 1977. The Hillman Company is a privately owned Pittsburgh, Pa., corporation with diversified operations and investments.

    Hillman Manufacturing is engaged in broadly diversified areas of engineering and manufacturing.

    Operations include barge and towboat design and manufacturing and marine transportation.

    These growing functions will continue to serve the energy needs of mid-America through transportation of fuels in all forms, as well as serving shippers of ores, grain, fertilizers and other basic commodities and heavy manufactured products.

    In the environmental area, Hillman Manufacturing will focus on the fabrication and erection of sophisticated air and water pollution control devices. A company in the new group provides plant engineering and construction for the gas and oil industry, with emphasis on the processing of natural gas.

    Another company in the group designs and manufactures equipment for sugar and soybean producers and machinery for further processing of these agricultural products.

    In other companies that are members of this new group, Hillman Manufacturing has structural steel and specialty fabricating capacity available in Central and Midwest states, as well as the Southeastern region. Other activities in these areas of the U.S.

    include the building of recreational vehicles and steel warehousing.

    Mr. Baker, who will concentrate on growth and coordination of the manufacturing and engineering operations, came from Westinghouse Electric Corporation with a background in marketing and production of a wide range of products which serve electric utilities and heavy manufacturing industries.

    Mr. Baker received his B.S.

    degree in mechanical engineering from Lehigh University and holds a certificate from the Program for Management Development of the Harvard Business School.

    Headquarters of the Hillman Manufacturing Company are at 1900 Grant Building, Pittsburgh, Pa. 15219.

  • Cambridge Instruments recently announced the completion of a new 50,000-square-foot manufacturing facility located in Monsey, N.Y. The new facility, in addition to the present 250,000-square-foot structure, will house all manufacturing, quality control, shipping/ receiving and storage facilities

  • Richard Fuller was recently appointed manager of manufacturing for Alco Power Inc. of Auburn, N.Y. Mr. Fuller came to Alco from the Mixing Equipment Co., Inc. in Rochester, N.Y., where he held the position of manager of weld and fabrication departments. In his new position, Mr. Fuller will be

  • factory, the Group's largest in size, is equipped to manufacture a number of products simultaneously. The factory has already acted as a back-up manufacturing facility for the Wartsila 46 engine and it has experience of producing several different engine types. Engines previously News L manufactured

  • communities recently gathered in Houston, Texas, for the commissioning ceremony of Oerlikon Welding Industries's new $7-million welding consumables manufacturing facility. Oerlikon Welding Industries (OWI), an Oerlikon-Buehrle Group Company, will serve as the North American headquarters for the welding

  • plants, four were terminals, docks and wharves, three were paper and wood-producing plants, and the remainder consisted of general manufacturing and miscellaneous installations. The Mississippi River led with 22 facilities, followed by the Houston Ship Channel with 13, the Gulf Intracoastal

  • cable and umbilical products for the oilfield and remote operated vehicle (ROV) service industries and for specialty cable markets. The company’s manufacturing facilities in Houston, Texas, produce technically sophisticated and highly reliable cabling and umbilical solutions for electrical, fiber optic

  • The Marine Valve Division of Clow/Greenberg Valve Products, Carona, Calif., has available a free 24-page catalog containing detailed information on the major valves and fittings the company manufactures. All Clow/Greenberg valves and fittings are manufactured in accordance with military quality

  • , and pneumatic and electric instrumentation. The newly acquired product lines will be manufactured in Leslie's Tampa, Fla., headquarters and manufacturing facility, and their addition will make Leslie's line of Navy and marine fluid control equipment one of the most comprehensive in the industry

  • Microphor marine products." Microphor also manufactures and markets a wide range of products for the railroad, commercial plumbing and custom manufacturing industries. Microphor is a subsidiary of the Harrow Corporation. For further information, Circle 49 on Reader Service Car

  • of Colt Industries' Fairbanks Morse Engine Division in Beloit, Wise., has announced the appointment of Marshall L. Field Jr. as vice president, manufacturing. He will be responsible for all facets of the manufacturing functions including materials, manufacturing engineering, and all production departments

  • , Wis., recently received an order valued at more than $6 million covering construction of 60 mud pumps for drilling rigs made by the Wilson Manufacturing Co., Wichita Falls, Texas. The division, whose major activity is construction of large marine diesel engines, also operates a custom manufacturing

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    was signed in Q3 2019. he Elektra push boat ordered by BEHA- energy concepts for many maritime areas – that an With the growth of Norsepower’s manufacturing capacity LA, Berlin harbor’s warehousing and lo- energy turnaround is quite possible.” and the anticipated increasing demand for its Rotor Sails

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    E EMISSION REDUCTION SCRUBBERS Scrubbers: A 360-degree solution for shipowners and the environment By Scott Poulter, founder and CEO, Paci? c Green Technologies s part of the IMO’s com- vessel to LNG would be prohibitively ies being built are super-modern and will The second compelling reason to in- mitme

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    in- speci? c to give competitive advantage. centuries much more quickly, so les- understand the reason for change and dustries such as steel manufacturing Looking more widely, there is a sons from new designs and how they that an environment of change is the or concrete. And clearly, global regu-

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    a local supply chain of undertaken in the UK, something that for these initial early phase projects.” Railroads: make highways look easy. turbine manufacturing. needs to start now in the US. Getting the job done. The public sec- Interestingly, when asked about Dr. Ya- • The Union report described a “fail-

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    D DESIGN: BACK TO THE DRAWING BOARD Rik van Hemmen is the President of Martin & Ottaway, a marine consulting ? rm that specializes in the resolution of technical, operational and ? nancial issues in maritime. By training he is an Aerospace and Ocean engineer and has spent the majority of his career in

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  • MN Nov-19#100 PRODUCTS
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    PRODUCTS HOLDFAST – Engineered with One Key Goal in Mind: Grip Holdfast utilizes HMPE and nylon ? ber to deliver a lightweight, high- strength, ? oating line that will grip on H-bitts and capstans much bet- ter than traditional 100% HMPE lines. Holdfast is coated with TEUFELBERGER’s proprietary

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    the manufacturer’s authorized inspec- Depending on the function for tion representative, independent of the which a product is used, speci? c ap- manufacturing department. proval from classi? cation societies A Type 3.2 certi? cation is a docu- may be required. This speci? c product ment prepared by

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    quality of your propeller. TrueProp records data from of standard performance models from the most popular the blade surfaces and uses the ISO-484 manufacturing propeller manufacturers. With over 260 users world-wide, criteria to identify damage and differences between each PropExpert is used for a wide

  • MN Nov-19#18 INSIGHTS
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    INSIGHTS built. A vessel built in the Gulf for service in Alaska has to Here and overseas, Fernstrum continues to drive trends in emerging markets. These include under- have a cooling system designed for both conditions. You water tidal turbines, AUV’s and ROV’s. Tell us a bit won’t pass sea trials in

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    rigid and more It is no secret that R.W. Fernstrum & Company has ? exible. This led us to tighten up our quality control speci- been engineering and manufacturing GRIDCOOLER ? cations as well as make changes in the copper alloys we Keel Coolers for the marine industry since 1949. Fern- use in our tubing

  • MP Q3-19#42 ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW
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    ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW “We’re like a giant test bed. We’re very concerned about impacts on customers, but we need to continue to clear the air. We’ve met goals in the past and costs started high. But they’ve dropped and we see that (decline) continuing as we keep working at it.” – Matt Arms, Acting

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    ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW hen it comes to maritime related environmental issues, start to reverse these emissions. Additionally, and importantly, no two ports in the world have been more active, per- CO increases are sometimes allowed as a tradeoff. In their report Wsistent – and successful – than the San

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    mer. The tape is then fused together in layers using lasers within ATB. The ATB Tug will have 5,100 horsepower, GE 6L250 MDC Magma’s precision manufacturing process, resulting in a continuous EPA Tier 4 main engines, with Z-drives, and dimensions of 128’ long length of spoilable pipe with excellent

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    (ULEC) in all of which seek to beneft from a rush of ethane trade into key the pipeline, waiting for the projects that are underpinning their manufacturing centers in Asia, Europe and South America. construction to be approved. Most seek to transport U.S. eth- The strong demand for ethane has created

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    Apollo” plan – invest- private sector investments resulting in ing $400 billion in 10 years in R&D. a “100% clean energy economy and • “Green Manufacturing” plan, a net-zero emissions no later than 2050.” 10-year, $1.5 trillion investment in American-made energy products. Elizabeth Warren • A

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    law for domestic and international clients. She counsels owners and operators of vessels, charterers, cargo owners, and facilities, including manufacturing facilities, both marine-side and inland. Dana Merkel is an associate at Blank Rome LLP and prior to joining Blank Rome, she worked through the

  • MN Sep-19#59 PRODUCTS
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    PRODUCTS Nippon Paint’s Ever Cool Coating What industry needs is a darker coating that fails to absorb the heat: a coating like Nippon Paint Ma- rine’s Ever Cool. Introduced follow- ing extensive shipboard trials, Ever Thordon’s Emergency In? atable Cool is formulated to reduce the Seal Prevents

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    on the Great Lakes since 1983. Mea- suring 639 feet in length (78 feet W / 45 feet H / 28,000 DWT), the ship will transport raw materials to support manufacturing throughout the Great Lakes region. The Interlake Steamship Company, Fincantieri Bay Shipbuild- ing and Bay Engineering are jointly designing the

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    . GE has, since the 1970’s, built more than 950 sys- operator interface that was totally revised form the ground tems. Beier has been distributing, manufacturing and sup- up, producing the latest in state-of-the-art intuitive op- porting DP and DP-related equipment for a similar period erator interfaces