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Industry News

  • WARDJet introduces new, small scale A-Series waterjet
    WARDJet introduces new, small scale A-Series waterjet

    December 15, 2017 - The A-0612 was designed to be a space-saving cutting system that can handle industrial jobs. With a footprint of less than 25 square feet, the A-0612 is a compact yet powerful machine that delivers the same performance as a full-size waterjet in a smaller package.

  • Experienced VP of sales joins CENTRIA

    December 14, 2017 - CENTRIA is pleased to announce that Mark Sendar has joined the company as the new Vice President, Sales. Mark lends a myriad of leadership qualities to CENTRIA, having served in senior leadership roles in sales, distribution, pricing and customer care throughout his impressive 20 years of related industry experience.

  • Nucor provides earnings guidance, discusses trade case decisions

    December 14, 2017 - Nucor Corp. expects fourth-quarter results to be in the range of 50 to 55 cents per diluted share, down from third-quarter earnings of 79 cents a share.

  • Norsk Hydro to restart Husnes line

    December 14, 2017 - Norsk Hydro will upgrade and start up the second production line at Hydro Husnes, Norway. With both lines in operation, production of primary aluminum at Husnes will double.

  • Constellium wins defense manufacturing award
    Constellium wins defense manufacturing award

    December 14, 2017 - Constellium N.V., Amsterdam, has won the 2017 Defense Manufacturing Technology Achievement Award in the category of Enhancing Military Capability, for its contributions as part of the U.S. Army’s Affordable Protection from Objective Threats (APOT) ManTech program.

  • ANDRITZ Herr-Voss Stamco Inc. to supply state-of-the-art multi-blanking line to Steel Technologies, Mexico

    December 12, 2017 - ANDRITZ Herr-Voss Stamco Inc., a member of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Steel Technologies, headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, to supply a new multi-blanking line for their facility in Pesquería, Nuevo León, Mexico. The line will process 150 in. by 74 in. wide material with an incoming coil capacity of 60,000 lbs.

  • Lapham-Hickey Steel Corp. to transition its management structure to fourth generation Hickey

    December 11, 2017 - Lapham-Hickey Steel Corp. has announced that it will be transitioning its management structure to the fourth generation of the Hickey family effective January 1, 2018.  Brian Hickey will be promoted to President of the company.

  • Almetals Inc. recognizes employee milestones

    December 8, 2017 - Almetals, Inc. is proud to announce service anniversary milestones of Scott Warford, Mike Krzyskowski, and Dan Hausler, along with celebrating our 33rd year in business.

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  • CENTRIA releases rainscreen wall systems brochure

    Brochure highlights countless aesthetic options backed by superior thermal and moisture protection.

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    Jet Edge’s latest precision CNC waterjet cutting products, including workhorse industrial-grade waterjet gantries, the widest range of ultra-high pressure waterjet pumps, and a complete lineup of waterjet parts and accessories.

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    Scotchman updated their product catalog with the latest machines and features in their 50th year serving the heavy metal manufacturing industry.

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  • Bandsaw adds moveable table

    The moveable material support table on the KASTOwin F 10.6 makes it possible to feed in and position heavy, bulky stock such as ingots, large tools or offset shafts easily and reliably.

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    LED Series DUR-A-LITEs are light weight and compact in size, yet provide bright, white LED light on the work surface while consuming less wattage than fluorescent lights.

  • UV inspection lantern checks steel for contaminants

    The UV inspection lantern is used to detect contaminations that react under UV- illumination and cannot be seen with the naked eye.

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  • Kastalon rolls out new website

    The new site offers a look at the company’s extensive lines of standard products, including rollers, pads, bumpers and sleeves for various uses in materials handling, metals producing and processing.

  • American Punch Co. launches new website

    This website features their extensive line of punches, dies and shear blades for the metalworking and structural steel industries.

  • Northshore Steel launches new corporate website

    North Shore Steel offers a wide range of carbon, stainless, aluminum, and galvanized products, including structural steel, pipe, fittings, flanges, and plate.

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  • Restricting access

    Editorial: “Whistling past the graveyard.” It’s an idiom which describes staying cheerful in a dire situation or proceeding down a particular path with little or no understanding of the potential consequences.

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