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Abbott Furnace Expands to Mexico

Abbott Mexico - Abbott Furnace Company

Abbott Mexico, the Abbott Furnace Company division serving Mexico and South America was established in early 2017. In May, Abbott Mexico completed its first industrial furnace installation at an automotive parts manufacturing company in Mexico. The installation was challenging because the industrial furnace is a very large piece of equipment that needed to be installed in a tight space. Abbott Furnace team member Alan Tellez said, “despite all the challenges, the furnace installation was a complete success thanks to the…

Five Steps of Chemical Weapons Destruction at PCAPP

Robots are in action at the Pueblo Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant to safely destroy chemical weapons. After the chemical agents have been removed One of Abbott Furnace Company’s Industrial Furnaces heats the parts to 1000°rees; F to prepare the chemical weapons containers for recycling. Watch the vide above or click this link for a look at the five steps of chemical weapons destruction at the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant and see an Abbott industrial furnace in action. Abbott…

Abbott Furnace: Journey to Become Lean Champions

Susan Williams and Carl Mohney, Lean Champions at Abbott Furnace

Abbott Furnace, a manufacturer of industrial sintering furnaces, was looking for change on their production floor. As with many manufacturers today, they wanted to increase efficiencies with the goal of reducing costs and increasing profits. Abbott’s Inventory Control Specialist, Susan Williams, shared with the Northwest Industrial Resource Center (NWIRC) the company’s needs and previous initiatives that didn’t net results they were hoping to achieve. Because a major roadblock in the past was “acceptance of change”, NWIRC recommended providing a Lean…

Abbott Furnace Company Joins the EPMA

EPMA: European Powdered Metallurgy Association

Abbott Furnace Company recently joined the EPMA, the European Powdered Metallurgy Association. The EPMA works to promote and develop Powdered Metal technology in Europe, to represent the European Powdered Metal industry within Europe and internationally, and to develop the future of Powdered Metal. The European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) was formed in Brussels in 1989, and has three key missions: To Promote and Develop PM Technology in Europe To Represent the European PM Industry within Europe and Internationally To Develop…

Abbott Furnace Company Acquires Drever IP from The Rose Corporation

Drever Industrial Furnaces: Service, Repair, Maintenance

Abbott Furnace Company, a leading manufacturer of continuous industrial furnaces and thermal processing equipment, is pleased to announce that it has acquired the intellectual property of Drever Furnace from The Rose Corporation, located in Reading, PA. An excellent complement to Abbott Furnace Company’s expertise and technology in continuous powder metal sintering furnaces, brazing furnaces, and heat treating equipment, the Drever designs will be integrated into Abbott Furnace Company’s current product offering and manufactured in St. Marys. Ed Gaffney, CEO of…