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Testing and Simulation Services in our Lab

Nutec Bickley’s R&D laboratory is used not only for testing and simulation, but also to help develop new products and processes for our customers. We have both direct fired and indirect fired equipment that can control temperatures from 100°C to 1800°C. Our Equipment Includes Elevator Kiln 1m3 kiln with maximum operating temperature of 1800°C. Multiple control […]

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Crossing the line – firing ceramic sanitaryware under 1,000 Kcal per kg of ware.

Over the past years, much have been said about specific fuel consumption on tunnel kilns in sanitaryware plants. A lot of information can be found in trade magazines, advertising and social media about this important topic. However, in real life, very few kilns out there can do this. While looking at the fuel usage variable, […]

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Aluminum Quenching Interesting Facts

The aluminum heat treatment industry has a great variety of products and processes designed to enhance the material’s physical properties. Quenching is a process that involves cooling the workpiece at a rapid rate to increase its hardness. Quenching with air results in a mostly uniform, but slow, process. The long cooling times affect the workpiece’s […]

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Aluminum Heat Treatment Systems

Nutec Bickley provides custom Aluminum Heat Treatment Systems to match customer’s production and process requirements featuring: Batch and continuous or semi-continuous systems Solution Heat Treating lines including front or below quenching function and aging ovens. Direct or Indirect Gas fired and electric heating systems. Automated handling systems for load management. Customized SCADA software Design to […]

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Why we can meet Investment Casting customer’s expectations

NUTEC BICKLEY is focused on understanding our Investment Casting customer’s thermal equipment needs and working to supply the best equipment to meet those needs at the most competitive price. By applying the latest proven technology, Nutec Bickley can provide innovative solutions that meet or exceed our customer’s expectations in equipment quality, production efficiency, and operational […]

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Product Showcase: Tunnel Kilns

Tunnel kilns become the most efficient and consistent firing method when required volumes become large and consistent. They have become significantly more flexible in recent years with intelligent controls but they still demand higher production capacities. This means different quantities for different products but a normal size for Sanitaryware would be 80-120m long and 3.5m […]

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