Vacumm Carburizing Seminar at Solar

Solar presents a free seminar on the developments and applications of vacuum carburizing. The event will be held on Thursday, April 17th, at the company’s Hermitage, PA facility. According to a Solar press release, the three-hour seminar will include a tour of the 65,000-square-foot plant—focusing on the vacuum carburizing area—as well as a look at what the company states are the world’s largest commercial vacuum furnaces. The course outline will include talks given by Bob Hill, president of Solar Atmospheres; Trevor Jones, project engineer; and Don Jordan, vice president of Solar’s Technical Center, located in Souderton, PA. Topics to be covered will include the “History of Traditional Carburizing,” “Vacuum Carburizing Furnace Development” and “Benefits and Applications of Vacuum Carburizing.” The seminar, which includes lunch, will start at 9:00 a.m., concluding at 1:00 p.m. RSVP and confirmation by Solar is required by April 11. Contact Lori Wansack at (866) 982-0660, Ext. 238 to make your reservation, or email