The rolling and thermal treatment of forged
rings sometimes leaves residual stresses that cause dimensional distortion.
Corrective measures in industry are often based on trial-and-error techniques.
Ongoing research seeks to base corrective actions on the laws of physics.
The North American steel industry
recognizes the value of environmental, social and economic advances and is
committed to providing sustainable developments in manufacturing products that
meet society’s needs. One example of such achievements is the
development of forged-steel automotive parts that have proven to do all of
Damaged forging machinery or dies don’t always require an investment in new equipment. Weld Mold offers the option of flood welding to repair and refurbish dies, rams and other parts necessary to the forging industry.