Wednesday | 27 April, 2016 | 8:06 am

Bohler-Uddeholm introduces new grades for aluminum extrusion tooling

April 27, 2016 - Villares VEX is a unique new hot work tool steel, specifically developed for extrusion dies and Uddeholm Formvar is a new high performance hot work tool steel for hot forging and aluminum extrusion tooling.

Tuesday | 26 April, 2016 | 8:12 am

Worthington Industries earns recognition as a John Deere supplier of the year

April 26, 2016 - Worthington was selected for the honor in recognition of its dedication to providing products and service of outstanding quality as well as its commitment to continuous improvement.

Friday | 22 April, 2016 | 8:07 am

Ford recycles enough aluminum to build 30,000 F-150 bodies every month

April 22, 2016 - Opting for aluminum over steel in new automobile construction is the best way to reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions, according to Oak Ridge National Lab.

Thursday | 21 April, 2016 | 12:04 pm

NanoSteel delivers advanced automotive steel to General Motors

April 21, 2016 - Designed to provide automakers with a new standard in material performance, the sheet steel is poised to accelerate vehicle lightweighting initiatives focused on affordably meeting rising global fuel-economy regulations.

Monday | 18 April, 2016 | 8:14 am

New members join Aluminum Association Executive Committee

April 18, 2016 - The Aluminum Association announced today two new members to the Association’s Executive Committee – Buddy Stemple, Chief Executive Officer of Constellium Rolled Products and Gervais Jacques, Chief Commercial Officer at Rio Tinto Aluminium.

Monday | 18 April, 2016 | 12:00 am

AIMS to host Quality In Manufacturing event

April 18, 2016 - In addition to plant tours and new equipment demonstrations, AIMS is scheduling industry heavyweights from the aerospace, medical and automotive industries to talk with manufacturers that want to increase throughput yet are hampered by slow inspection and data collection capabilities.

Tuesday | 12 April, 2016 | 12:24 pm

MSCI Chairman: USTR should target currency manipulation

April 12, 2016 - Richard A. Robinson, who is president of Norfolk Iron and Metal, testified April 12 that USTR should make it a stated principle objective to target countries that use market distorting policies to inflate supply and should increase efforts to address currency manipulation.

Tuesday | 12 April, 2016 | 9:35 am

AIIS: State-owned enterprises remain instrumental in creating glut

April 12, 2016 - A U.S.-based trade group says the Chinese steel industry must make more progress on overcapacity.

Tuesday | 12 April, 2016 | 8:47 am

Witnesses pack steel hearings on the Hill

April 12, 2016 - Steelworkers, manufacturing experts, legislators and steelmakers from around the country are in Washington, D.C., this week to testify about the impact overcapacity and trade policies have had on the U.S. steel industry.

Tuesday | 05 April, 2016 | 8:57 am

Sapa opens automotive-focused R&D lab in Detroit

April 5, 2016 - Sapa Technology Americas is the first facility of its kind in North America dedicated to the research and development of extruded aluminum solutions for the automotive industry. The new lab facility opened its doors on Tuesday in the Detroit suburb of Troy.

Tuesday | 05 April, 2016 | 8:49 am

Bridge Tool and Die buys American Die and Mold

April 5, 2016 - The merging of these two companies expands Bridge Tool and Die’s capabilities by doubling their manufacturing square footage, bringing in experts in machining injection molds and adding CNC milling and related equipment.

Monday | 04 April, 2016 | 8:23 am

Handheld LIBS analyzer achieves MIL-STD-810G certification

April 4, 2016 - KT-100 Katana is the only handheld alloy analyzer certified to strict MIL-STD-810G standards providing users with the industry’s first drop tested analyzer for metal and alloy identification in industrial environments.

Friday | 01 April, 2016 | 10:05 am

Waupaca Foundry, Hitachi Meetal Automotive Components complete merger

April 1, 2016 - Under the terms of the merger, Waupaca Foundry will assume the assets and liabilities of Hitachi Metals Automotive Components. The merger solidifies Waupaca Foundry’s vision to increase revenue and profitability while maintaining diversity across markets and sectors.

Friday | 01 April, 2016 | 8:33 am

Houghton launches metal removal fluid platform for machining and grinding

April 1, 2016 - HOCUT 4440 is the first product to be introduced from the new platform, delivering a cutting edge metal working fluid for automotive, general machining and grinding applications.

Thursday | 31 March, 2016 | 8:25 am

AISC to honor 14 top structural steel professionals at NASCC: The Steel Conference

March 31, 2016 - Fourteen leaders from across the structural steel design, construction, and academic community will receive distinguished awards from the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) at the 2016 NASCC: The Steel Conference (April 13-15 in Orlando).

Wednesday | 30 March, 2016 | 7:57 am

NTC Laser joins Komatsu America Industries

March 30, 2016 - The aim of the move is to provide improved sales and service support as well as new and innovative products to meet future customer needs.

Wednesday | 23 March, 2016 | 12:48 pm

Behringer introduces line of heavy duty automatic plate saws

March 23, 2016 - The LPS Series heavy duty electronically controlled production plate saws enable fast, accurate, automated cutting of aluminum, low alloy and high tensile strength solid materials.

Wednesday | 23 March, 2016 | 9:12 am

Department of Commerce initiates circumvention investigation on 5050 alloy extrusions

March 23, 2016 - The DOC decided that while 5050 alloyed aluminum extrusions are not expressly covered by the scope of its orders, it initiated an anti-circumvention investigation to determine whether imports of 5050 alloyed extrusions have been circumventing the AD/CVD duties.

Wednesday | 23 March, 2016 | 8:18 am

Gardner chooses Quintus press for A350 ramp-up

March 23, 2016 - A modern high-pressure fluid cell press from Quintus Technologies will support the Airbus widebody aircraft program at Gardner Aerospace, one of Europe’s largest independent manufacturers of metallic aerospace detailed parts.

Wednesday | 23 March, 2016 | 8:09 am

Manufacturer improves productivity with new all-electric tube benders

March 23, 2016 - Two new all-electric tube bending machines are helping Ultibend Industries to boost the manufacturing productivity of stainless steel tube fittings for food and beverage processing systems.

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