Suppliers Products CAD Drawings Product News Certifications
Search By: Category Company Name Brand UNSPSC Commodity
Promote Your Business | MyThomas
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Basque Research Center Begins Work on Cryogenic Machining

CICMarguneResearch organization CIC marGUNE has announced a cooperative research line to study cryogenic machining properties.

CIC marGUNE, a high-performance manufacturing cooperative research center located in the Basque region of Spain, will work with UPV/EHU (University of the Basque Country), Spanish technology center Tecnalia, and the University of Mondragón to study the process of cryogenic machining and its applications in aerospace manufacturing. Researchers are keen to focus on sustainable aspects of cryogenic machining, particularly the reduction or absence of chemicals that manufacturers must dispose of at high cost in order to prevent negative effects on the surrounding environment.

Additionally, cryogenic machining’s use for aerospace manufacturing provides a cheap and precise technique for manufacturing safe parts under tight tolerances.

“[Carbon dioxide] can be applied externally to an already existing machine, without the need for any modification to the equipment, greatly saving on investment,” Franck Girot, coordinator of the CIC marGUNE research line, said in a statement. “There are already proof that the technology functions and so it is a research line directly related to our companies, and which may well arrive onto the market shortly.”

Brian Lane

 

 

Advertisements
Add Comment Register



Speak Your Mind

*

Copyright© 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved. See Terms and Conditions or Privacy Statement. Website Last Modified July 22, 2014.

Thomas Register® and Thomas Regional® are part of ThomasNet.com.

ThomasNet Is A Registered Trademark Of Thomas Publishing Company.