Nitrex Metal Receives Second Order from Xi'An Aero-Engine

St. Laurent, QC, Canada - Aug 8, 2011 - Nitrex Metal ( received a follow-on order from Xi'An Aero-Engine Group, a manufacturer of turbojet and turbofan engines and gas turbines. The Nitreg(r)-S type nitriding system will be delivered in the second half of 2011 and used for processing stainless steel aero parts as well as Nitralloy and alloy steel components.

The furnace, with a work zone measuring 32 x 59 inches (800 x 1500 mm), has a maximum load weight of 3300 lbs (1500 kg) and is equipped with an Ammonia Dissociator for delivery of process gases only as needed and a Neutralizing System to meet emission standards.

This order complements a previous system delivered to Xi'An nine years ago and will support the company's production expansion efforts. With this order, Nitrex will have shipped 20 systems to China since its very first sale back in 2002.


Company Center: Nitrex Metal Inc.