Nutec Bickley's Blog

Effects of quenching of aluminum parts

May 26, 2018 12:18:43 PM

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. An important aspect of this process is the uniformity...

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Testing and Simulation Services in our Lab

May 26, 2018 12:14:50 PM

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.

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Industry 4.0 of Industrial Kilns & Furnaces

May 26, 2018 12:13:36 PM

Industry 4.0 also known as the Industrial Internet of things (IIoT) is proving to be one of the great technologies that will shape the industrial landscape in the near future.

Adding intelligence to physical objects is never been as easy and cheap as it is now. Condition based maintenance and...

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Nutec Bickley's expertise with saving fuel with preheated air

May 26, 2018 12:07:11 PM

For fuel fired kilns and furnaces using preheated combustion air is one of the most efficient ways of saving energy.

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Pulse Firing: An Optimal Solution for Firing Ceramics

May 26, 2018 12:02:36 PM

Pulse firing combustion and control systems enable ceramic manufacturers to alleviate the need for large amounts of excess air during firing.

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Nutec Bickley's Technology: Advanced tools for furnace design and optimizition for heat treating processes

May 26, 2018 11:42:31 AM

Temperature uniformity with pulse firing technology

May 26, 2018 11:21:45 AM

Furnaces for the aerospace industry typically require very homogeneous temperatures in the loading area. A very efficient method for achieving the highest standards in temperature uniformity within furnaces is the use of pulse firing technology.

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Nutec Bickley switches to EPLAN

May 26, 2018 11:17:27 AM

Nutec Bickley has drastically expanded its design capabilities by switching to “EPLAN Electric P8” software for electrical planning and engineering.

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Blast Cooling CFD Simulation

May 26, 2018 11:11:58 AM

A Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) simulation was done to calculate the maximum heat transfer from 60 aluminum pieces that have a constant temperature of 200 °C.

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Temperature Study - Technical Support

May 26, 2018 11:09:05 AM

Nutec Bickley offers different level of technical support for its customers.

One of them is temperature study to anticipate process timeline. Using our CFD software, Ansys CFX, Ansys Flent and OpenFoam, we can simulate heating and cooling curves for parts or furnaces to establish process...

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