Vol. 7 January Issue
Year 2006




A Global Innovator For Over 100 Years!

Looking at the peening and blasting industry, Pangborn® Corporation is certainly one of the world's best known brands and established their good reputation during the whole of the last century. MFN always wanted to interview a member of the board of this company. Randy Hudson, President and CEO of Pangborn® Corporation took some time out of his busy schedule to answer MFN's questions.

Nadcap NMSE Task Group – A Staff Engineer Perspective

An interview with Scott Nelson, NMSE Technical Staff

Cover Page

The Ultimate In Glass Bead Technology

Author: Rick Symanski

Science Update

Crack Arrest Of Controlled Shot Peening On Fatigue Damage Of High Strength Aluminium Alloys (Part II)

Author: Jose Solis Romero (Ph.D.), MSc. Francisco Sandoval Palafox, Ulises Figueroa López (Ph.D.)

From Editor's Desk

A Warm Welcome To Our New Chief Editor Andrzej Wojtas!


New Release of ALMCOM 5.0

Overwhelming Number Of Participants At The 5th Asian MFN Shot Peening Workshop And Trade Show In Singapore

MFN To Become A Partner In Education In Nadcap

Deburring Machines

POMETON ESPAÑA, S.A., Spanish subsidiary of the Pometon Group, has started its own web page: www.pometon.net

Charley Henderson Of The FAA To Be Keynote Speaker At The 8th International MFN Shot Peening Workshop & Trade Show In Florida

KSA and AeroSphere enter Strategic Cooperation on Automated Wing Skin Forming

Structural Steel Shotblast and Iron Phosphate System

CHIRCU PROD-IMPEX COMPANY Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary!

New Shot Peening Facility at Clausthal University of Technology