Nickel from bacteria

Nickel recovery technology being used in Finland relies on bacteria for a higher yield.

Second life for slag - Processing dry slag granulates

This article examines dry slag granulation, a process of using metal smelting waste by-products for value added results.
Cutting the wear load arm

Delivering results – Surface Engineering Group progress

Projects to enhance manufacturing processes in the north of England coming out of the Surface Engineering Group are presented.

Accuracy counts – metrology for surface engineering

Discussing the importance of metrology and standardisation for surface engineering and describing the benefits of different test methods.

Advancing aero-engines

The changing face of design using engineering materials and coating systems for advanced aero-engine applications is discussed by Keith Harrison of the Surface Engineering Division at IOM3 and Mike Hicks of Rolls-Royce, UK.