Author Archives: aev

AI and Tunnel Boring Machine

Academic Istitutions are researching how to use technology to better assist tunnel boring machines’ operations. The studies show that an operator can’t control more than three or four of the more than two dozen parameters TBMs generate, to include real-time information about surface and subsurface settlement, vibrations, cutter-head speed and...

Stainless steel and its applications in medicine

Recent studies have underlined the advantages due to the diffusion of stainless steel inside hospitals. Always more often, stainless steel equipments are present in our hospital facilities. And it is not a case. Thanks to a recent discovery (due to a Spanish scientist), stainless steel applications in hospital could increase… With...

The New York State and the wind energy project

The project provides for the construction of an onshore wind farm and related transmission infrastructure, including underground and overhead lines, substations, an operation and maintenance base and related facilities. The proposed wind farm will use up to 48 turbines, the output of which is expected to be enough to supply...

TurkStream gas pipeline 95% completed

The Gazprom Board of Directors continues to pursue the extensive Eastern Gas Program and to build facilities associated with supplying gas to domestic consumers and to China. 127 producing gas wells were drilled at the Chayandinskoye field, the linchpin of the Yakutia gas production centre. Also underway is the installation...

Stainless Steel and Environment

Stainless steel is a green product. It is 100% recyclable, as it is not coated with any toxic material it does not produce toxic run-off. A huge difference can be made by companies and individuals by simply choosing stainless steel over non-recyclable materials. During production, stainless steel uses scrap metal...

Stainless steel’s history

The inventor of stainless steel is Harry Brearley and was born in Sheffield, England, in 1871. Have already established his reputation for solving metallurgical problems, Brearley was given the opportunity in 1908 to set up the Brown Firth Laboratories, which were financed by the two leading Sheffield steel companies of the...

Festival of Mechanics

The first edition of the Festival of Mechanics will take place from Wednesday 28 November to Saturday 1 December 2018!   The Festival della Meccanica was founded by a group of entrepreneurs from Lecco who have formed a non-profit association and whose goal is to bring to the attention of...