Vol. 13 January Issue
Year 2012




Leading the Field with Innovation and Service

MFN had the chance to interview Hubert Prokopp, Managing Director of Berger Strahltechnik GmbH. The company is well known for manufacturing heavy-duty equipment for the foundry and forge industries.

High-Tech robotic and automated processing on the Surface Treatment Technologies for more than 45 years

MFN met Bojan Crtalic, Gen. Manager of FerroCrtalic International Company from Slovenia, to speak about their news on the Research and Development of Surface Treatment Technologies and their latest ecological innovations and projects, carried out under their trade mark FerroECOBlast Europe®.

Cover Page

Residual Stresses In The Automotive Industry

Author: Jesus Ruiz-Hervias (Ph.D.), Founder of ASM

Science Update

Determination Of Shot Peening Coverage

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Shot Peening For Endurance, Not Only For Strength

Author: Mario Guagliano

Standards Forum

Common deviations from Peening Specifications

Author: Paul Huyton

Good Vibrations

Project Vibrations

Author: Mathieu Geuting

Off the Beaten Track

Strange Happenings

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

Nadcap Column

Murphy’s Law Misunderstood? That’s Just Typical!

From Editor's Desk

MFN web site www.mfn.li reports a record high number of visitors. An increase by a factor of five within 12 months!

Author: Andrzej Wojtas


E-Commerce Store for the Blast Cleaning Industry

Flap Peening Equipment that meets AMS 2590 and Nadcap Audit Requirements

Safer Blasting Because Of Strict Rules And Legislation

Opening The Doors Of World Markets...

Keep Growing And Investing. Expansion of the manufacturing facilities at Rösler USA and the Rösler headquarters in Untermerzbach, Germany

11th Asian Shot Peening & Workshop & Trade shows a good and inspiring Spirit!

4th PaintExpo, Leading International Trade Fair for Industrial Coating Technology from 17 through 20 April 2012 in Karlsruhe (Germany). International Growth for PaintExpo

Author: Doris Schulz