Monday | 02 October, 2017 | 8:29 am

UPM adds 6KW fiber laser, Arku leveler and time saver

October 2, 2017 - United Performance Metals has installed a new 6KW fiber laser in the company’s Cincinnati headquarters.

Friday | 29 September, 2017 | 8:40 am

Novelis completes JV with Kobe Steel

September 29, 2017 - Novelis, an aluminum producer, completed the transaction for its joint venture with Kobe Steel, Ltd., which rolls aluminum in Japan. The JV, Ulsan Aluminum Ltd., was formed by Novelis selling Kobe Steel its ownership interest in its Ulsan, South Korea facility, for U.S. $315 million.

Friday | 29 September, 2017 | 8:15 am

Southern Steel Group of Australia selects Steel Manager III Metal Center Software

September 29, 2017 - 4GL Solutions announced today the signing of license agreements with the Southern Steel Group headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

Friday | 29 September, 2017 | 8:07 am

ArcelorMittal announces $1 billion three-year investment program in Mexico

September 29, 2017 - ArcelorMittal today announces a major $1 billion, three-year investment programme at its Mexican operations, which is focussed on building ArcelorMittal Mexico's downstream capabilities, sustaining the competitiveness of its mining operations and modernising its existing asset base.

Thursday | 28 September, 2017 | 10:49 am

CENTRIA donation supports SMART Heroes Training Program

September 28, 2017 - CENTRIA is proud to donate metal building products to the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers’ SMART Heroes Training Program—­a seven-week instructional program for members of the U.S. military that are transitioning from active duty to civilian life.

Thursday | 28 September, 2017 | 7:59 am

Italian carmaker confirms Constellium as its preferred aluminum supplier

September 28, 2017 - Constellium N.V., Amsterdam, has extended its long-term partnership with the Fiat Chrysler Automotive (FCA) to supply aluminum automotive body sheet for the new Alfa Romeo Stelvio.

Wednesday | 27 September, 2017 | 2:21 pm

Industrial fabricator Miller Welding & Machine celebrates Manufacturing Day with free tours

September 27, 2017 - Miller Welding & Machine Company, a strategic metals manufacturing partner for OEMs, will open its doors to the public as part of Manufacturing Day on Friday, October 6. Tours will run every 30 minutes from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. EDT at its two Brookville, Pa., locations.

Wednesday | 27 September, 2017 | 1:09 pm

Value Fastener announced simplified shopping experience

September 27, 2017 - Value Fastener has announced a new e-commerce site that allows users, from hobbyists to purchasing managers in need of quick parts for a production line, to quickly and easily locate the parts and products they need.

Tuesday | 26 September, 2017 | 8:48 am

Volvo to spend $520M to add second assembly line to South Carolina factory

September 26, 2017 - Now under construction, Volvo's Berkeley County manufacturing plant will be the global production home of the company’s S60 sedan, which is expected to roll off the assembly line next year.

Tuesday | 26 September, 2017 | 8:19 am

Pro-Tec to add $400M coating line for Gen 3 automotive steels

September 26, 2017 - U.S. Steel Corp, Pittsburgh, and Kobe Steel Ltd., Japan, have agreed to begin construction of a new continuous galvanizing line (CGL) at their subsidiaries’ joint venture, Pro-Tec Coating Company in Leipsic, Ohio.

Monday | 25 September, 2017 | 7:19 am

Uni-Roller S2 stock lubricator to debut at FABTECH

September 25, 2017 - Lubrication system manufacturer Unist Inc. will reveal an update to its proven Uni-Roller® stock lubricators at the Fabtech tradeshow this November.

Wednesday | 20 September, 2017 | 2:11 pm

The Aluminum Association urges Trump administration to press China on WTO commitments

September 20, 2017 - In comments filed today with the United States Trade Representative (USTR) and the Trade Policy Staff Committee (TPSC), the Aluminum Association urged  the Trump administration to continue pressing China to adhere to both the letter and spirit of its commitment to the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) open, rules-based trading system.

Wednesday | 20 September, 2017 | 12:33 pm

Alliance moves and expands operations

September 20, 2017 - Alliance Machine and Engraving LLC has completed its move to a new 25,000 square foot manufacturing facility. Customized to accommodate three core competencies - engraving, machine assembly and roll fabrication, the modern plant also has room for expansion into additional market segments.

Wednesday | 20 September, 2017 | 11:57 am

Flow to unveil new Mach 200 waterjet at FABTECH

September 20, 2017 - The newest addition to the Flow Mach Series features world-renowned Flow waterjet technology which is backed by industry-leading FlowCare premier service and support. The Mach 200 is specifically engineered to affordably meet waterjet applications from stone to carbon fiber.

Wednesday | 20 September, 2017 | 8:49 am

Unison to open advanced manufacturing facility in Danville, Va.

September 20, 2017 - This will be the company’s second advanced manufacturing facility, firmly establishing Unison’s committed production capabilities in the USA.

Wednesday | 20 September, 2017 | 8:42 am

BLM Group to feature new tube fabricating solutions at FABTECH 2017

September 20, 2017 - The company will feature its new LT8.10 fiber laser tube cutting system, along with its series of highly efficient and productive tube bending machines: SMART, ELECT 102 and E-TURN 52 integrated with robotic load/unload demonstrating a fully automated production process.

Wednesday | 20 September, 2017 | 8:30 am

Carpenter to increase prices on all stainless steel product forms

September 20, 2017 - Carpenter Technology Corporation announced today that it will increase base prices three percent (3 percent) to eight percent (8 percent) on new non-contract orders across all stainless steel product forms. The increases will be effective with new orders placed after September 30, 2017.

Tuesday | 19 September, 2017 | 2:27 pm

Constellium signs multi-year contract with aerospace manufacturer

September 19, 2017 - Constellium N.V. announced today that it has extended its long-term contract with aircraft manufacturer Pilatus to support its new executive jets aircraft program. With this agreement Constellium will supply an increased volume of aerospace plate to Pilatus.

Tuesday | 19 September, 2017 | 1:40 pm

Arconic and Airbus achieve 3D printing first

September 19, 2017 - Airbus installs first 3D printed titanium part on series production commercial aircraft; Part manufactured by Arconic.

Tuesday | 19 September, 2017 | 12:50 pm

AP&T wins Enlighten Award 2017

September 19, 2017 - AP&T was recognized for its innovative production method for hot forming of high-strength aluminum, which enables the production of lighter, safer and more energy-efficient cars that have a lower impact on the climate.

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