Gasbarre Thermal Processing Systems Ships Continuous Mesh Belt Brazing & Annealing Line to Bluewater Thermal

Gasbarre Thermal Processing Systems is pleased to announce the commissioning of a 28” wide, 4 zone mesh belt annealing and brazing furnace for Bluewater Thermal Solutions, one of the largest, U.S. based commercial heat treaters. The furnace is installed in Bluewater’s annealing and brazing facility in Coldwater, Michigan.  The mesh belt furnace is designed with a maximum operating temperature of 2100 with a capacity of 1,600 lbs/hr, and utilizes a blend of nitrogen and hydrogen atmospheres.  The system incorporates an Allen-Bradley PLC and integrated dewpoint meter to ensure precise process control for consistent and reliable part quality.  This is the fifth such Gasbarre furnace at this location.  Gasbarre was selected as the equipment manufacturer based on their expertise in the equipment design, proven performance, and post commissioning support. 

With locations in Livonia, MI, Cranston, RI, and St. Marys, PA, Gasbarre Thermal Processing Systems has been designing, manufacturing, and servicing a full line of industrial thermal processing equipment for nearly 50 years. Gasbarre’s equipment is designed for your process by experienced engineers and metallurgists that understand your requirements.

Bluewater Thermal Solutions operates 12 different heat treatment and brazing facilities in the United States and Canada and is one of the largest heat treating and brazing companies in North America. Each location has different capabilities and equipment to offer specialized different types of processing required by local markets.  To learn more about Bluewater call 1.877.990.0050 or visit

For more information on how Gasbarre can manufacture custom-engineered heat-treating equipment solutions for your specific thermal processing requirements, please contact Keith Fleming at 814.834.2200 or via email at [email protected]. You can also visit our website at and find us on LinkedIn (Gasbarre Products Inc.), Twitter (@gasproinc), and Facebook (Gasbarre Products Inc.).

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