Reactor Tower Scallops

  Reactor tower scallops are the ideal solution for radial flow reactor vessels. They offer easier installation and maintenance than single outer baskets and can withstand higher pressure drops. Industrial Alloy Fabrication offers perforated slot scallops, with slot sizes and patterns to meet your specifications. We also offer vee-wire scallops for higher demand applications, whether … Read more

Outlet Collectors

Where can you use Outlet Collectors? Outlet Collectors can be found in a variety of vessels and are used to mitigate catalyst/media migration. They are typically cylindrical in shape and are sometimes confused with inlet distributors when they are mounted at the top of a vessel which. Outlet Collectors are commonly used in axial flow processes such … Read more

ABC Outdoor Extravaganza

On October 24th, ABC will hold their 26th Annual Outdoor Extravaganza/Member Trade Show.  This event will be held Ford Park’s Arena area in addition to their Exhibit Hall. Outdoor Extravaganza has become one of  the most popular “must attend” event of the year.  Attend this year for a chance to win over 300 door prizes, … Read more

Welcome Coty Broussard!

Welcome to Industrial Alloy Fabrications Industrial Alloy Fabrication wants to welcome Coty Broussard to the team. Coty has assumed the role of Business Development within the company. Prior to accepting this position, Coty served as a Product Specialist for Clark Reliance Corp and District Sales Representative for NALCO Chemical. Coty brings experience and a proven … Read more

In-Line Filter Reproduction

Just using hand drawn sketches and photos of an old part, this in-line filter was reproduced as a 3D model in our CAD software and eventually fabricated into the finished product pictured here. The original filter was fabricated from woven wire mesh which was fine for the application and would have continued to work until … Read more

Changes Coming to the Manufacturing Industry

Although it’s always been on the leading edge of technology and innovation, the manufacturing industry is changing as we move into what is considered the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Metal fabrication is an integral part of this sector, and innovations are made every year. There are many metal fabrication innovations are on the horizon, and it … Read more

The Advancement of Perforation Techniques

The production of perforated metal has been an essential manufacturing and fabrication process since the mid-19th century when the mining industry employed a primitive version of the technique to produce screens used for filtration. The process has come a long way since the Industrial Revolution. These days, it is possible to generate a wide variety … Read more

Shielded Metal Arc Welding

Shielded metal arc welding, otherwise known as manual metal arc welding or flux shielded arc welding, is a process that uses a flux-coated electrode to form the weld. Its process doesn’t require much in the way of specialized equipment, making it very popular. How It Works As electricity passes through the electrode, the flux forms … Read more

Flux-Cored Arc Welding

Flux-core arc welding (FCAW) is a semi-automatic or automatic arc welding process with a very high production rate. The unique properties of FCAW give it a few advantages over other types of welding. It also contains its own shielding method and does not need an extra gas tank which results in increased mobility. How Does … Read more

Perforated Metal Sheets See Market Growth

Demand is Driving Growth Perforated metal sheets have been gaining increasing demand for various purposes such as for ventilation, covering, and filtering as these sheets are a great option for environmentally sustainable design objectives. The availability of numerous options in holes shapes, sizes, geometric patterns, and finishes is expected to boost the demand for perforated … Read more