New 10-inch DC Casting System Commissioned

New 10-inch DC Casting System Commissioned At a middle eastern extruder, a 10-inch hop-top DC Casting system was recently commissioned. The new system will significantly improve flexibility for the end user, increasing the amount of scrap that can be recycled. Continue Reading

New order for Heat Treatment Furnace

New order for Heat Treatment Furnace Thermserve have secured a new order for the supply of a heat treatment facility to a Sheffield based producer of Aerospace components. The facility shall consist of a solution heat treatment furnace, complete with rapid quench and an artificial ageing oven. It is anticipated the installation shall be complete… Continue Reading

Billet Homogeniser Commissioned at Brunel

Billet Homogeniser Commissioned at Brunel The final piece of capital equipment supplied by Thermserve to BCAST at Brunel University has been commissioned. The heat treatment oven which is electrically heated is capable of working temperatures between 150C to 585C.┬áThe installation at Brunel will bridge the gap between fundamental research and full-scale industrial trials. The new… Continue Reading

Innovation Award short list

Innovation Award short list Thermserve have been shortlisted in the innovation category for the Shropshire Business of the year awards. The award is aimed at companies keen to show how they are harnessing latest business thinking and technology to keep them at the cutting edge. We are very pleased to be considered for the award,… Continue Reading

280J Dross Press Commissioned

280J Dross Press Commissioned Thermserve has commissioned its second 280J dross press of 2016 at an ingot producer it the north east region of the UK. The press aims to improve dross management at the plant, improving both primary and secondary recoveries. The innovative control system the press employs accurately measures the force acting on… Continue Reading

Automatic Billet Saw Commissioned

Automatic Billet Saw Commissioned Thermserve has commissioned an automatic billet saw at an independent extruder based in the middle east. The saw consists of an infeed conveyor, saw, out feed conveyor and chip collection system. The new system is capable of handling up to 254mm diameter billets and will process approximately 15,000 tonnes per year.… Continue Reading

First extrusion complete at Brunel University

First extrusion complete at Brunel University The Billet Heating facility provided by Thermserve completed its first production run at Brunel University BCAST 2 Facility. It is anticipated that the taper heater and quench system will be commissioned in the coming few days. Continue Reading

First casting completed at Brunel University

First casting completed at Brunel University The DC Casting Machine provided by Thermserve completed its first casting at the Advanced Metal Casting Centre (AMCC) today. The DC caster can produce 2m long billets up to 152 mm in diameter. Thermserve equipment, such as the DC Casting Machine, will be a crucial part of the setup… Continue Reading