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Press Releases from Metallurgical High Vacuum (8 total)

Major U.S. Heat Treater Selects MHV Pumps for Vacuum Furnace Application

Survivor™ models increase service life and reliability Fennville, MI --- MHV shipped another Survivor™ model HD300 vacuum pump for a heat treating furnace built by Ipsen® going to a major heat treater in the USA. According to Geoff Humberstone, MHV President," The customer chose the MHV pumps for their longer life capabilities with positive pressure oil filtration in severe environments. The HD300 provides longer life because of it robust construction and

Metallurgical High Vacuum Announces High Vacuum Newsletter

Fennville, MI---Metallurgical High Vacuum has created a new “High Vacuum News” to provide heat treat industry professionals with tips and hints to keep their vacuum pumps running strong. As Geoff Humberstone, MHV President, comments: “This year marks 30 years for us as Metallurgical High Vacuum. Back in 1981, I saw the need for vacuum design and consulting and started the company. Within four years we added pump remanufacturing because we

Metallurgical High Vacuum Exhibits at Furnaces North America

Fennville, MI--- Metallurgical High Vacuum will show its newest vacuum pump a 430-CFM HS 430 at Booth # 620-622 at the FNA show in Orlando, Florida*, on October 5—6, 2010. The booth will also feature information on rebuilt vacuum pumps for tough heat treating applications, at which MHV excels. Also on display will be mechanical seal retrofits for the Roots® 615 blower and Stokes® 306/310 blower. Below the cost of

Metallurgical High Vacuum Ships Vacuum Chambers

Special Designs are Built to Customer Specifications Fennville, MI--- Metallurgical High Vacuum recently shipped two chambers for customer-specific applications. One vacuum chamber is over 72” high and will be used in atomic layer deposition (ALD) to strengthen glass used in LCD's for phones. The other chamber is a 12-inch square design that will be used to weld silicon sticks, complete with a two-stage booster vacuum pumping system. Both chambers are

Metallurgical High Vacuum Debuts "Torture Tank" To Assure Peak Pump & Blower Per …

Fennville, MI--- Until now, most replacement vacuum pumps were tested under actual conditions only when they were first connected to a customer’s heat treating chamber. Now, Metallurgical High Vacuum puts their new and rebuilt pumps and blowers through their torturous “stress test” at the factory to assure performance under pump-down conditions. As Geoff Humberstone, MHV President, comments: “We have always done a blank off test and a 20-24 hour

Metallurgical High Vacuum Launches Premium Mechanical Shaft Seal Kits for Roots …

Fennville, MI--- Metallurgical High Vacuum has released a new kit that resolves seal issues on Roots™ 6-inch blowers by replacing the original lip-type seals with precision mechanical shaft seals. The robust mechanical seals are designed to last longer and stand up to rugged operating conditions. In addition, they simplify future maintenance as the mechanical seals can be replaced without draining oil or removing housing end plate. The large sight

Metallurgical High Vacuum’s TechCon 2009 Exhibit to Focus on Higher Speed Vacu …

Fennville, MI---Visitors to Metallurgical High Vacuum’s Booth 837 at the TechCon Conference and Exposition* May 11 & 12 will learn how they can achieve faster process cycles using the 430 CFM rated pumping speed of the model HS 430 rotary piston pump. The MHV HS 430 affords a pump down time of 2.43 minutes compared 3.10 minutes for a Stokes 412 model, on a 70 cubic foot volume to 100

Metallurgical High Vacuum Expands Sales Representation

Fennville, MI April 12, 2008 - Metallurgical High Vacuum Corporation has announced a partnership with CF Thermal, Inc. of South Carolina as the sales arm for its High Vacuum Pumps in the Southeastern United States. Dave Petersen, Vice President of Marketing and Sales of MHV noted:”CF Thermal is a premier group committed to the heat treating industry in the southeast. Their technical background and commitment to customer service matches our