Posts by Håkan Grubb
Laser hardening reinforces Engcon’s tiltrotators
An excavator needs to be flexible and technically advanced, as well as efficient, durable, and deliver consistent results. To satisfy these requirements, Engcon sought Permanova’s help to reinforce the material of its tiltrotators for its excavators by using laser hardening to harden various components. The result was fewer production stoppages for customers, and lower maintenance and servicing costs.
How do you know if an investment in laser welding is profitable?
In this article we look at how to develop a business case together with a customer who is interested in laser welding. Although every project and company is unique, there is something that we and our customers need to do and be familiar with in order to offer the right kind of laser welding solution.
“Our investment in laser welding equipment has generated new customers for us”
Brogren Industries firmly believes in using lasers in the production of high-tech products for mechanical industries. When the company identified a future need for laser-welded components among its customers, it took the plunge and invested in laser welding equipment from Permanova.