Tuesday | 11 August, 2015 | 8:11 am

Novelis unveils next-generation high-strength alloys for automotive industry

August 11, 2015 - Novelis Advanz 7000-series aluminum designed for superior vehicle lightweighting and passenger safety.

Tuesday | 11 August, 2015 | 7:51 am

Messer Cutting Systems celebrates 60 years in North America

August 11, 2015 - In the US, Messer Cutting Systems began under the name CRO Engineering. CRO stood for the first names of the founding partners Carl, Rudy, and Orville and was incorporated in 1955 as a flame cutting machinery manufacturer with three employees working in 3,000 square feet of rented space in Milwaukee.

Friday | 07 August, 2015 | 9:10 am

Strong exhibitor registrations at Wire and Tube 2016

August 7, 2015 - To date, 920 exhibitors from 46 countries have reserved 630,800 square feet of exhibit space at wire 2016. The 741 companies from 41 nations at Tube 2016 occupy 516,700 square feet.

Thursday | 06 August, 2015 | 12:51 pm

Marmon/Keystone’s national break bulk facility expands

August 6, 2015 - After reaching full capacity, Marmon/Keystone’s 150,000 square-foot break bulk warehouse in Bucyrus, Ohio has expanded to include two additional storage facilities in nearby Galion, Ohio.

Thursday | 06 August, 2015 | 7:42 am

KASTO installs first KASTOwin machine at Bassett Industries

August 6, 2015 - Bassett were in need of a general purpose machine that would be flexible enough to cut a variety of materials (predominantly steel, aluminum, and stainless), yet versatile enough to handle tube and bar stock, either by the piece or in bundles.

Friday | 31 July, 2015 | 7:58 am

Hobart partners on the reconstruction of the Bay Bridge project for the ‘It’s the Tie That Binds’ brand campaign

July 31, 2015 - The latest video to join the campaign features the reconstruction of the San Francisco – Oakland Bay Bridge, one of the longest spans in the United States.

Thursday | 30 July, 2015 | 12:25 pm

Proto Labs announces service updates

July 30, 2015 - Improvements are underway to make it even easier to do business with Proto Labs.

Wednesday | 29 July, 2015 | 2:40 pm

ASD member discount to Steel Market Update's Steel Summit 2015

July 29, 2015 - Through your ASD membership, you are eligible to receive a discounted rate of $850/registrant ($350 off) for the 5th Steel Summit Conference, September 1-2 in Atlanta.

Wednesday | 29 July, 2015 | 12:58 pm

HK Laser & Systems to host open house August 26-27

July 29, 2015 - HK Laser & Systems invites you to their open house to view their new 4KW Fiber Laser, HPB-31200 Hydraulic Press Brake and HK-RDM-39 De-Burr Machine. Event also includes presentations, seminars and a preview of new HK products.

Wednesday | 29 July, 2015 | 10:08 am

Rolled Alloys receives Silver Boeing Performance Excellence Award

July 29, 2015 - The Boeing Company issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance. Rolled Alloys maintained a Silver composite performance rating for each month of the 12-month performance period, from October 1, 2013 to September 30, 2014.

Wednesday | 29 July, 2015 | 7:47 am

Tosyali Toyo and Globus sign contract

July 29, 2015 - Tosyali Toyo Çelik A.Ş signed a contract with Globus S.r.l. to supply the continuous coil coating line to be installed in their new integrated steel cold rolling complex under construction in Osmaniye, south-eastern Turkey.

Tuesday | 28 July, 2015 | 1:34 pm

Steel Framing Industry Association releases 2015 Technical Guide

July 28, 2015 - The Steel Framing Industry Association has released the 2015 edition “Technical Guide for Cold-Formed Steel Framing Products,” the industry’s most comprehensive technical guide for designing with cold‐formed steel framing members.

Tuesday | 28 July, 2015 | 8:36 am

Metal Cutting Specialists and Houston Water Jet announce new location in Houston

July 28, 2015 - The brand new 155,000-square-foot facility will house both divisions of BLP Holdings, Metal Cutting Specialist and Houston Water Jet, under one roof and will be operational in November of 2015.

Monday | 27 July, 2015 | 12:06 pm

All Metals completes facilities upgrade

July 27, 2015 - The upgrades included construction of a new climate controlled Storage bay expanding the total plant size to 225’000 sq. ft and an on-site rail expansion that now allows the company to receive 24 rail cars per day at this location.

Friday | 24 July, 2015 | 11:31 am

Mazak Optonics Corp. partners with Federal Equipment

July 24, 2015 - Based in Ronkonkoma, NY, Federal Equipment will serve manufacturers and job shops in Long Island, all boroughs New York City and West Chester County focusing on Mazak’s full line of laser-cutting systems.

Friday | 24 July, 2015 | 11:14 am

Mazak adds new distributor in Western Canada, goes direct in B.C.

July 24, 2015 - The new Mazak distributor is Moretti Machine Tools Inc. based in Edmonton whose areas of responsibility will include the Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta territories.

Friday | 24 July, 2015 | 11:07 am

Mazak announces new distributor in Pacific Northwest

July 24, 2015 - With the recent addition of CNC Machine Services Inc. to Mazak’s powerful distribution network, manufacturers in Washington and Oregon now have easy access to the most advanced metalworking technology, strongest service and experienced applications engineering.

Monday | 20 July, 2015 | 9:06 am

ThyssenKrupp enters into new long-term agreement with ITP

July 20, 2015 - ThyssenKrupp Aerospace UK, a company belonging to the ThyssenKrupp Business Area Materials Services and the Spanish aero engine components manufacturer ITP based in Zamudio have agreed on a strategic cooperation.

Monday | 20 July, 2015 | 8:13 am

EDSCO moves anchor bolt operation to new facility in North Carolina

July 20, 2015 - The new facility in Harrisburg, N.C., features significantly more manufacturing square footage, overhead cranes and higher clear space than previously available.

Thursday | 16 July, 2015 | 8:42 am

JSPL Angul and SMS group commission largest high-speed billet caster in India

July 16, 2015 - Jindal Steel and Power Limited and SMS group have successfully commissioned its high-speed eight-strand billet caster at the Angul Odisha plant. The caster is the largest high speed billet caster in India. The JSPL and SMS group team has commissioned the plant within 13 months from ground-breaking.

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