Markets We Serve
The use of forged seamless rolled rings is ubiquitous throughout many industries that demand a high strength, low-cost raw materials solution. At Hammond & Irving, Inc., our reputation as a leader in the forging industry is built on a century of providing high quality forged products that meet or exceed our customer’s requirements. Our facility is equipped with some of the most advanced equipment available, operated by a team of experienced professionals, all of which is backed up by a robust quality program.
The bearing industry has been a primary market served for many years. Our seamless rolled rings are ideally suited for inner and outer races, housings, and spacers. For the demands of gear manufacturers, we forge rings in various configurations in carburizing material grades, and have the ability to meet a broad range of specifications.
Bearing and gear manufactures are only a small segment of the industries we serve. For manufacturers of pumps, valves, pressure vessels, and heat exchangers, we forge stainless steel and low carbon seamless rings in a wide range of sizes. These industries and many more rely on the uncompromising quality of our seamless rolled rings. Our rolled rings can also be found at work in the chemical and food industry, oil and gas applications such as offshore exploration and extraction, refining, and distribution.
Hammond & Irving, Inc. is a premier supplier of seamless rolled rings to the U.S. Bearing market and beyond. We specialize in Bearing Quality alloy steels used in applications that keep the world turning. Producing to ASTM, AMS, or custom specifications, we forge rings of various sizes and geometries, for the production of Inner and Outer Races, Spacers, and Housings. Our CNC controlled ring roller and forging presses yield uniform sizes, ensuring easy machining and minimal stock removal. Common grades are 52100, A485-1, A485-2, 4140, 4145, 8620, 4320, & 3310.
Ring Gears come in a variety of shapes and sizes, and Hammond & Irving, Inc. is there to meet your needs. Our 63/63 Radial/Axial ring roller can form thin or thick-walled rings, in tall sleeve like configurations or flat washer style rings for bevel gears. Materials include grades such as 8620, 4320, 4140, 4820, & 9310. We work to industry standards or your custom specifications.
Pump, Valve & Pressure Vessel
Hammond & Irving, Inc. make seamless rings for use in Tanks, Valves, Pumps, and Heat Exchangers, in stainless steel and low carbon grades. Markets include Chemical and Food Processing, Fluid Control, Pipeline, Oil & Gas.
Common requirements: ASME SA105, ASME SA182, ASTM A105, ASTM A350 LF2, ASTM A182. We certify our rings to the EN 10204 3.1 PED requirement.
Power Generation/Oil & Gas
Hammond & Irving, Inc. supplies the world's traditional and 21st Century renewable energy leaders with quality ring forgings. A broad range of applications include Wind, Gas, & Steam Turbine, Wind power Gearbox, and Power Transmission & Drive components. Hammond & Irving, Inc. is an American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) certified forging facility.
Both Onshore and Offshore Oil & Gas exploration needs are satisfied with our seamless rolled rings and open die forgings, from extraction, to refining, to distribution. Offshore Rigs, Lifts, Onshore Oil Wells, and Pipelines all use our ring forgings in stainless steel, alloy, and low carbon grades.
Other markets for our seamless rolled rings include Transportation, Off-road Equipment, Machine Tools, Pulp & Paper, Mining, Food Processing Equipment, Pharmaceutical Equipment, Steel Mills, Drilling, Construction, Agriculture, Molds, and Dies, to name a few.
All of these applications and many more have one thing in common; they require components that are created from quality rolled rings. To learn more about all of the products we offer contact us today.