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October 12, 2012
A plate rolling primer
Jeff Visser remembers the day he was thrown to the wolves. He was a newbie plate rolling operator in a job shop known in the area for its rolling expertise. He spent months shadowing experienced technicians who showed him tricks—open the... Read more...
June 2, 2011
Plate rolls keep rolling heavier plate
Plate rolls have gotten seriously big. Machine pits are deeper, the frames massive, the rolls ever larger. Certain machines have specifications stating they can roll plate of certain yield strengths to 4, 6, and 7, even 11 inches—cold.... Read more...
March 1, 2010
Rolling for wind
Wind towers have gotten their fair share of coverage over the past few years. Much of what's made headlines involves the regulations and tax benefits that promote the technology. What isn't talked about as much is the actual design of the... Read more...
July 2, 2009
Rolling it just so
Walk onto the floor at BEPeterson (BEP) and nothing looks particularly out of the ordinary for a contract manufacturer specializing in large fabrications. There' the 53-foot-long, 13-ft.-wide plasma table; large vertical turning centers; and arc... Read more...
April 6, 2004
New bends in the roll
Editor's Note: Allan Flamholz is now president and founder of Trilogy Machinery, Belcamp, Md., the U.S. distributor for ROUNDO in the U.S. as of July 2009. COMEQ Inc., White Marsh, Md., remains a source for roll bending equipment and expertise... Read more...