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LINAMAR GEAR ADDS ADDITIONAL MANUFACTURING CAPACITY WITH NEW AFC-HOLCROFT BATCH FURNACE FACILITY

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Canadian auto parts supplier Linamar Gear located in Guelph, Ontario has expanded their manufacturing capacity with the addition of a new AFC-Holcroft UBQ (“Universal Batch Quench”) batch furnace facility.  This order represents the 26th and 27th UBQ furnace at this site, making it one of the largest batch integral quench installations in the world.

The newest batch heat treatment facility consists of two gas-fired UBQ Universal Batch Quench furnaces sized 36-48-36 with top cool, along with two UBT Universal Batch Temper furnaces, all served by a new spray/dunk washer and transfer car.

Installation of the batch facility is planned for the 2nd quarter of 2015.

About AFC-Holcroft:

AFC-Holcroft is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of heat treating furnaces.  The legacy companies that comprise AFC-Holcroft have a combined 225+ years of thermal processing experience.  The company manufactures turn-key heat treating systems for applications including commercial heat treating, bearings, automotive, aerospace, mining, military, aluminum heat treatment, gear manufacturing, fastener manufacturing, and alternative energy industries.

AFC-Holcroft, headquartered in the United States, has a global reach with direct sales coverage in North America and worldwide, while AFC-Holcroft Europe serves major industrial markets in Germany, France, and other European locations.   AFC-Holcroft’s Asian Operations manages partners in China, India, South Korea, and other countries in the region, and the company also extends into markets in Australia, Brazil, Mexico, Poland, Russia, and Spain, through relationships with partners, many of whom have manufacturing capability.

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AFC-Holcroft World Headquarters

49630 Pontiac Trail 
Wixom, MI 48393 USA 
Sales@afc-holcroft.com 
Ph. 248-624-8191

AFC-Holcroft Europe

42, rue Émile-Boéchat 
2800 Delémont 
Switzerland 
Europe@afc-holcroft.com
Ph. +41 32 475 56 16

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AFC-Holcroft Asian Operations

Unit 1912-1913, Founder Tower
No. 1122 Xin Jin Qiao Road
Pudong, Shanghai 201206, P. R. China
Asia@afc-holcroft.com
Ph. +86 21 5899 9100