Category: Press Release

Element Six Promotes Longer Tool Life Technology

Element Six, the world’s leading synthetic diamond supermaterials group,has announced that its HardZone™ encapsulation technology can increases construction tool life by 34%. ‘Concrete cutting tests with our HardZone™ encapsulation technology showed a 34.6% increase...

Sandvik acquires Varel International Energy Services Inc.

Sandvik has reached an agreement to acquire Varel International Energy Services Inc. (Varel). The acquisition price amounts to approximately 740 million USD. The closing of the acquisition is subject to standard regulatory approvals and...

Three Abrasives Companies Announce Financial Results

28 January 2011 3M, Grindwell Norton and Carborundum Universal have all posted financial results this week. 3M reported fourth-quarter sales of $6.7 billion, up 9.6 percent year-on-year including an 8.6 percent increase in organic...