Wednesday | 14 September, 2016 | 2:19 pm

WARDJet to give away two FREE waterjets at The Build It! Challenge

September 14, 2016 - WARDJet Inc. will be hosting the first ever Build It! Challenge at this year’s IMTS with Hypertherm. The event will be held at McCormick Place in downtown Chicago Sept. 12 – 17 as part of the SmartForce Student Summit.

Wednesday | 14 September, 2016 | 1:11 pm

Metaldyne will close Brillion Iron Works in Q4

September 14, 2016 - Metaldyne Performance Group Inc., a Southfield, Michigan-based provider of components for use in powertrain and suspension applications for the global light, commercial and industrial vehicle markets, plans to close Brillion Iron Works, Brillion, Wisconsin, about 10 days after it acquired the castings producer from Accuride Corp.

Wednesday | 14 September, 2016 | 8:25 am

Nucor forecasts higher 3rd quarter earnings

September 14, 2016 - Nucor Corp. expects its third-quarter earnings per share to range from 85 to 90 cents, up from 73 cents in the second quarter and 71 cents a year earlier.

Thursday | 08 September, 2016 | 1:04 pm

Kia Motors opens Mexico manufacturing plant

September 8, 2016 - Located on around 500 hectares, the Kia Mexico plant is comprised of four main shops: stamping, body welding, paint and assembly.

Friday | 02 September, 2016 | 8:09 am

Dörken Corp. USA celebrates 15th anniversary

September 2, 2016 - Dörken Corporation USA, an operating unit of Dörken MKS-Systeme, Herdecke, Germany and a global leader in the manufacture of corrosion protection coating systems, recently celebrated the 15th Anniversary of the company’s presence in North America. The company hosted coating and plating licensees, and OEM equipment manufacturers to a two-day conference and seminar at the Manistee National Resort in Manistee, MI., August 16-17, 2016.

Monday | 29 August, 2016 | 7:50 am

Aleris agrees to $2.3B buyout by Chinese aluminum extruder

August 29, 2016 - Aleris Corp., Cleveland, which rolls aluminum products worldwide, has agreed to a $2.33 billion buyout by Zhongwang USA LLC, which is majority-owned and led by Liu Zhongtian, who founded China Zhongwang Holdings Ltd.

Monday | 29 August, 2016 | 7:26 am

METALCON 2016 gives back to veterans

August 29, 2016 - METALCON has partnered with the America’s Fund, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping veterans in all branches of the military. The program was created to direct urgently needed resources and financial support to injured and critically ill members of the U.S. Armed Forces along with their families, and is a self-funded program of the Semper Fi Fund.

Thursday | 25 August, 2016 | 9:27 am

Workshops for Warriors honors 43 Veterans, Wounded Warriors, transitioning service members at summer graduation

Augut 25, 2016 - Nonprofit school celebrates students embarking on new careers in advanced manufacturing; Alex Funk named first Veteran student to earn every welding credential.

Thursday | 25 August, 2016 | 7:50 am

National Museum of Industrial History now open in Bethlehem, Pa.

August 25, 2016 - The National Museum of Industrial History opened its doors to the public on the morning of Tuesday, August 2, 2016 following a short program and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. The 30-minute program was attended by over 150 public officials, business leaders, educators, non-profit partners and community members.

Tuesday | 23 August, 2016 | 7:32 am

CINCINNATI to launch new fiber laser and portable electric press brake at FABTECH 2016

August 23, 2016 - Located in booth C31102 in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, the exhibit will feature the company’s latest product lines - the CL-960 fiber laser, the MAXFORM high speed hydraulic press brake, and the recently introduced GOFORM electric press brake.

Friday | 19 August, 2016 | 7:19 am

Transload facility breaks ground in Illinois

August 19, 2016 - CMI Logistics LLC (CMI) will break ground Aug. 23 on a 121,680-square-foot metals transload facility in Joliet, Illinois.

Wednesday | 17 August, 2016 | 2:18 pm

National Tube Supply achieves ISO 9001:2008 certification

August 17, 2016 - National Tube Supply Co. is pleased to announce that they have achieved certification for ISO 9001:2008, as audited by Integrated Management Systems Group LLC. The certificate applies to their main University Park facility, with the goal of having its other locations certified in 2017.

Tuesday | 16 August, 2016 | 10:31 am

TIMET’s Henry Seiner to head ITA’s executive board; New directors to be introduced at TITANIUM 2016

August 16, 2016 - Henry Seiner, vice president-business strategy, TIMET (Titanium Metals Corp.) has been selected as the new board president. Michael Stitzlein and Taras Lyssenko will join the board as incoming directors. Board members will be introduced at TITANIUM USA 2016, the annual conference organized by the ITA, which will be held September 25-28.

Monday | 15 August, 2016 | 10:30 am

Membership on the rise as Aluminum Association welcomes four new members

August 15, 2016 - The Aluminum Association announced today the addition of three new member companies – UC RUSAL, Tri-Star Glove and MAGNECO/METREL. In addition, the Association introduced a new member category and announced its first ever individual membership for Professor Diran Apelian of Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

Thursday | 11 August, 2016 | 9:24 am

Kobe Steel’s U.S. aluminum extrusion company breaks ground on new plant in Kentucky

August 11, 2016 - A subsidiary of Kobe Steel, Ltd., Kobelco Aluminum Products & Extrusions Inc. will manufacture and sell aluminum bumper beam material and car frame material for the automotive industry in the United States. Fabrication operations will begin in the second half of 2017 and the melting to extrusion processes will begin in the second half of 2018.

Thursday | 11 August, 2016 | 9:16 am

ArcelorMittal releases film to mark the company’s first decade

August 11, 2016 - ArcelorMittal has released a film to mark the first decade since the creation of the world’s leading steel and mining company.  It is ten years since the merger of the company on August 1, 2006.

Thursday | 11 August, 2016 | 7:26 am

BLM Group to feature tube and sheet metal fabricating solutions at FABTECH

August 11, 2016 - The company will demonstrate the LC5 tube and sheet fabricating machine, the LT-FREE fiber laser tube cutting machine for cutting 3-dimensional parts, as well as the E-TURN and 4-RUNNER tube bending machines.

Wednesday | 10 August, 2016 | 8:59 am

Andritz Herr-Voss Stamco Inc. supplied new, state-of-the-art multi blanking line to Metals USA

August 10, 2016 - Andritz Herr-Voss Stamco Inc. supplied new, state-of-the-art, turnkey multi blanking line to Metals USA, Horicon, Wisconsin. The line, with an incoming coil capacity of 50,000 lbs., processes material 0.25 in. thick by 72 in. wide.

Wednesday | 10 August, 2016 | 7:52 am

New reverse part number lookup function for Bernard and Tregaskiss Online MIG gun configurators saves time

August 10, 2016 - The new time-saving reverse part number lookup function provides users with the complete replacement parts list — from power pin to contact tip — for previously configured MIG guns, based on the existing part number.

Wednesday | 10 August, 2016 | 7:40 am

The Hollingsworth Companies complete Service Center Metals expansion in Prince George, Virginia

August 10, 2016 - The Hollingsworth Companies designed and constructed the 190,462 square foot aluminum remelt facility expansion at Service Center Metals located in SouthPoint Business Park, Prince George, Va.

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