Forging Industry Hammer Maintenance Workshop

Posted on: May 23, 2017 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Event, Workshop

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Campbell Inc. was one of the instructors at the FIA Hammer Maintenance Work Shop held at the FIA headquarters in November 2016.


Forge Fair 2017 Cleveland

Posted on: May 23, 2017 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Event

Forge Fair

Campbell Inc. exhibited at Forge Fair 2017.  Peter Campbell gave two presentations one on Downtime Reduction for Forging Equipment and a second one on Minimizing Hammer Maintenance Cost.


Forge Fair 2015 Cleveland

Posted on: April 23, 2015 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Event

Campbell Inc. was well represented at Forge Fair 2015.  We had a booth at Forge Fair 2015 and also gave two technical presentations: Ten Tips For Improving Your Forging Operations and Improving Hammer Maintenance.  There was a record turn out at the conference this year.


2014 FIA Workshop on Forging Hammer Maintenance

Posted on: September 10, 2014 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Event, Workshop

Peter Campbell was one of the presenters for this two day workshop covering all areas of forging hammer operation and maintenance.  Peter's talk focused on training for new shop maintenance workers and improving preventative maintenance inspections.  He also showed many examples of  hammer failures and explained the probable causes of those failures.  The overall goal of the conference was to improve...


2014 FIA Forging Industry Assoc. Technology Conference

Posted on: September 10, 2014 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Conference, Event

Peter Campbell gave a presentation on forging press maintenance concentrating on developing the next generation of maintenance technicians.  The conference was at the Inn at St. Johns in Plymouth, MI and was well attended with over 150 registrants coming in from all areas of the US, Mexico and Canada.


Campbell Inc. Presentation at Forging Industry Hammer Work Shop

Posted on: November 5, 2012 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Event, Workshop

August 17th 2012 Peter Campbell provided a seminar on forging hammer maintenance and repair.  The talk included information on repair processes and techniques for the various hammer components from anvils, sow blocks, rams, rods, columns to steam chests and power heads.  Trouble shooting problems were addressed along with technical information on preventative maintenance inspections.  Rebuilding and modernizing hammers was also...


FIA Technical Conference Round Table September 2012

Posted on: November 5, 2012 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Conference, Event

Peter Campbell co-chaired a roundtable discussion group on the repair of forging equipment frames.  The technical discussions touched on failures that forgers have experienced with both fabricated and cast forging press frames.  We discussed the forces involved in failures of mechanical closed die presses and hydraulic open die presses.  Open and closed die hammer anvil and column repair was also...


New Forging Equipment For Sale

Posted on: August 4, 2011 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Equipment For Sale

Campbell Inc. has been working with a number of Eastern and Western European manufacturers of new forging equipment to bring you access to high quality forging equipment. We can quote new mechanical forging presses, new screw presses, new forging rolls or reducer rolls, new open die and closed die hydraulic presses and hydraulic sizing presses.


Forging Industry Press Maintenance Conference

Posted on: January 7, 2011 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Conference, Event

George Pirics- of Campbell, Inc. will be speaking at the FIA Forging Industry Association Mechanical Press Maintenance Workshop March 16-17, 2011 in Middlebury Heights, OH.  This conference will provide education on the different presses that are used in metal forging.  Included in the conference will be explanations of drive train components and assemblies including warning signs of problems for gearing, clutch and...


Peter Campbell to speak at FIA Technical Conference April 2011 Chicago

Posted on: January 7, 2011 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Conference, Event

The Forging Industry Association will be hosting a technical conference in Chicago, Ill the first week of April, 2011.  The conference will be covering current topics of interest in the forging industry as it relates to the equipment and technologies used in the manufacture of forgings.  Peter Campbell's presentation address methods to evaluate your forging equipment's health and productivity coming...


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