November 29, 2016 - voestalpine as a technology partner to the automotive industry enters the next stage of its internationalization with continued expansion in the NAFTA region, as well as in Europe and Asia. The deciding factor was an order worth almost USD 600 million in the automotive sector which the Group has recently signed with a premium manufacturer.
November 22, 2016 - During the Fabtech 2016 show in Las Vegas, TECHNI Waterjet featured the Intec 510-G2 (5 ft. by 10 ft.) Waterjet Cutting Machine complete with the latest Generation Four QUANTUM NXT (Electric Servo Pump) ESP66, the PAC 60 Five-Axis Cutting Head for taper elimination and 60 degree bevel cutting as well as our Advanced Diagnostics package with virtual maintenance intelligence.
November 18, 2016 - At the recent staging of indometal, International Metal & Steel Trade Fair for Southeast Asia, 200 exhibitors from 24 nations showcased a comprehensive range of products to 5,836 visitors from 30 countries. The next edition of indometal will take place from October 17 – 19, 2018 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
November 17, 2016 - Red Bud Industries recently received an order for a .625 in. (16 mm) by 84 in. (2100 mm) Cut-To-length Line with Stretcher Leveling from Kloeckner Metals, Chicago.
November 16, 2016 - Mark Saturday, November 12 as another milestone in Amy Ruman’s racing career. Her win at Daytona International Speedway catapulted her to the 2016 Trans Am Class Championship for the second consecutive year.
November 10, 2016 - Axalta Coating Systems announced that Mike Withers, responsible for Axalta’s architectural powder coatings in North America, will lead a technical session at the Fabtech 2016 tradeshow.
November 7, 2016 - Alliance Steel is completing the installation of its newest piece of equipment; a Red Bud Industries 72 in. by .400 in. High Efficiency Stretcher Leveler with a 90,000 lb. coil capacity. This line will feature RBI’s SUREGRIP technology and will be capable of a 40-foot Stretch at under 8 seconds cycle time.
November 7, 2016 - Precision engineering and advanced manufacturing leader Arconic today announced a multi-year contract with Airbus valued at approximately $1 billion. The contract gives Arconic aluminum sheet and plate an unprecedented position on Airbus’ highest volume programs.
November 4, 2016 - The International Aluminum Institute, the global association of aluminum producers, and the Aluminum Stewardship Initiative, a multi-stakeholder organization with the mission to foster responsible production, sourcing and stewardship of aluminum, today signed a memorandum of Understanding to collaborate in their respective efforts to support continuous improvement in the performance of the global aluminum industry and the sustainable use and recycling of its products.
November 3, 2016 - The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) preliminarily determined that there is a reasonable indication that imports of steel concrete reinforcing bar (rebar) from Japan, Taiwan, and Turkey have materially injured the U.S. rebar industry. Six out of six Commissioners voted in the affirmative.
November 3, 2016 - Real Industry Inc. subsidiary Real Alloy Holding Inc. closed on its purchase of select assets of Beck Aluminum Alloys, which operates three secondary aluminum recycling plants. Beck Alloys’ facilities primarily produce high purity foundry alloys from aluminum scrap to supply the automotive, wheel, and recreational equipment casting industries.
November 2, 2016 - Ampco-Pittsburgh Corp. is pleased to announce the acquisition of ASW Steel Inc., a premier specialty steel producer based in Welland, Ontario, Canada. The total purchase price of ASW is approximately $13.1 million, including $3.5 million in cash and assumption of approximately $9.6 million of outstanding indebtedness.
November 1, 2016 - Reliable Metalcraft Corp. announces the recent addition of tool and die, engineering and design capabilities to help develop new products and concepts for its clients. These new capabilities will allow Reliable Metalcraft to better meet the needs of customers for unique specifications and custom metal stampings.
November 1, 2016 - The National Coil Coating Association has presented its 2016 Safety Award to the American Metals’ facility in Westlake, Ohio. The award was announced at NCCA’s Fall Technical Meeting in Indianapolis on Sept. 28.
November 1, 2016 - Alcoa Corp. today announced that it has completed the separation from its parent company Alcoa Inc. (now named Arconic Inc.) and has begun operating as an independent, publicly-traded company listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “AA.” Alcoa Corporation is a globally cost-competitive industry leader in bauxite, alumina and aluminum products, positioned to succeed throughout the market cycle.
October 28, 2016 - DGI Supply, a leading national industrial distributor, announced today that in order to better serve its growing customer base in the area, it is opening a new regional office located at 4705 Entrance Drive, Suite A, Charlotte, N.C., 28273.
October 26, 2016 - The OMAX MicroMAX JetMachining Center has been named a finalist by R&D Magazine in the field of Mechanical/Materials for the magazine’s highly regarded 2016 R&D 100 Awards. Such a nomination places OMAX among an elite community of companies and individuals dedicated to the advancement of science and technology.
October 26, 2016 - Wismarq Industries, provider of coil coating services for metal products, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the assets of Prior Coated Metals Inc. Headquartered in Allentown, Pa., Prior Coated Metals is a leading producer of pre-painted steel and aluminum products, with a reputation for quality and service earned during its 50-year operating history. As part of the transaction, the Prior Coated Metals operation will be renamed Wismarq Allentown, LLC.