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Feb 10, 2017

Ingersoll Rand | Trane grants the Wieland Group its 2016 Innovation & Value Creation Award

As one of six laureates, the Wieland Group was selected out of 13,000 suppliers by Ingersoll Rand for its 2016 Innovation & Value Creation Award.

Proposed by the Trane leadership for Technical Tubes in North America, the award is an appreciation of the close collaboration with R&D for technical innovations, as well as of the high quality and delivery performance for technical and industrial tubes on a global level. Criteria for this award included the delivery of innovative, customer-driven solutions, the expansion into emerging markets and the increase of the service business to drive profitable growth. In 2016, Wieland Thermal Solutions in particular had risen to the occasion and partnered with Ingersoll Rand to help deliver an innovative solution to customers, creating mutual success for both companies. Especially in the HVAC Chiller business, Wieland Thermal Solutions was recognized for continued effort to work hand in hand with Ingersoll Rand Engineering to develop new products to meet a defined customer niche. The award finally honors the willingness consistently demonstrated to invest in the development of innovative products. Wieland Thermal Solutions has a track record for meeting the high expectations for quality and delivery, while launching new product developments into production.

At the award ceremony f.l.t.r.: Xiangjun Yu, Vice President, Integrated Supply Chain, HVAC Transport Solutions, AP & India, Ingersoll Rand; Florian Hudelmaier, Manager Sales & Technical Marketing, Wieland Copper Products, Wheeling; Thomas G. Baker, Chief Exekutive Officer, Wieland Copper Products, Pine Hall and John Evans, VP, Global Procurement, Ingersoll Rand

Nov 21, 2016

Metal premiums 2017

Through long-term contracts with metal producers and traders operating on a global scale, the Wieland Group ensures a reliable metal supply to its customers.

The current development of the metal markets requires an adjustment of the metal premiums.

For deliveries made from 1 January 2017, the metal premiums will change as follows:

Copper: - 6 US dollars per ton

Zinc: + 10 US dollars per ton

Tin: + 25 US dollars per ton

Nickel: + 25 US dollars per ton

Lead: + 10 US dollars per ton

Aluminium: + 30 US dollars per ton

Press release
Nov 14, 2016

By engineers for engineers – Wieland Thermal Solutions reissues the Heat Transfer Data Books

For many years, the Heat Transfer Engineering Data Books have been a standard reference in thermal engineering. They provide both a comprehensive basic knowledge and detailed insights into heat transfer engineering – a valuable resource for engineers in research and industry as well as for thermal engineering university students.

To the press release
Oct 21, 2016

Opposites combined: special bi-metals from Wieland

How can two metals with very different material properties be combined?

Wieland provides a new solution: special bi-metals which combine two firmly joined materials – even if the properties of both materials are such dissimilar that they cannot be joined together by conventional processes.

These bi-metals are primarily applied in the electrical and automotive sectors and wherever two metals with very dissimilar properties are required. The joining of aluminum and steel, as well as the joining of high-strength materials with ductile metals also belong to the application field of these special bi-metals from Wieland.

Customers obtain the prefabricated material compounds as semi-finished products and components from Wieland for further processing and do not have to carry out a demanding joining process themselves. This operation is a highly specialized process called laser cladding and is carried out directly at the semi-finished and components manufacturer Wieland.

Do you need to combine opposites for your application?

Please do not hesitate to contact us.

Sep 22, 2016

MICRONORA – Besançon 27- 30 September 2016

The international trade fair for precision and miniaturisation – MICRONORA in Besançon, France – is just around the corner. Micronora is the meeting place for the microtechnology sector: from research and development via subcontracting up to production technologies.

The Wieland Group will present a wide range of rolled products in different alloys, surfaces and delivery formats. Visit stand 505-507 at hall A1 and find out:

  • which alloy will optimise your application,
  • which surface and delivery format are suitable for your production,
  • how efficient copper and copper alloy strip is.

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