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.

Monday | 21 March, 2016 | 7:52 am

Chemcoaters addresses EQ controversy directly

March 21, 2016 - “G40 hot dip galvanized with Intercoat® ChemGuard will substantially outperform G235 and offer a much lower overall cost,” states director of sales and marketing Mike Tieri.

Wednesday | 16 March, 2016 | 2:03 pm

Red Bud Industries announces the release of two new videos

March 16, 2016 - Red Bud Industries announces the release of two new videos that feature their light gage, high strength slitting lines and heavy gage, high strength slitting lines.

Wednesday | 16 March, 2016 | 8:38 am

Fonon Corp. announces trinity of technology advancements

March 16, 2016 - Latest advancements allow laser cutting systems to cut highly-reflective metals up to 4X faster than conventional lasers of equal wattage.

Wednesday | 16 March, 2016 | 8:29 am

Walter Surface Technologies expands European footprint

March 16, 2016 - The company announced the inauguration of its new 59,000 square foot production and office complex in Küssnacht am Rigi, Switzerland to better support the company’s growing business needs in the European market.

Tuesday | 15 March, 2016 | 12:39 pm

Alcoa’s future value-add company to be named “Arconic”

March 15, 2016 - Lightweight metals leader Alcoa today unveiled the name, logo and tagline of its future Value-Add company: “Arconic. Innovation, Engineered.” The future Upstream company will operate under the Alcoa name. The Company’s separation into two, independent, publicly-traded companies in the second half of 2016 remains on track.

Thursday | 10 March, 2016 | 4:04 pm

SAF-West wins Business of the Year Award

March 10, 2016 - The annual award recognizes a business distinguishable by their investment in Redding, Calif., employment, development, and community involvement.

Tuesday | 08 March, 2016 | 1:43 pm

New Butech Bliss CTL line commissioned at Champagne Metals

March 8, 2016 - Champagne Metals, Glenpool, Okla., recently commissioned their new Butech Bliss state-of-the-art 111 in. wide Cut-To-Length Line at its newly constructed Middlebury, Ind., facility.

Tuesday | 08 March, 2016 | 10:03 am

Direct Metals supplies bar grating for Atlanta’s Historic Fourth Ward BeltLine project

March 8, 2016 - 57,000 lbs. and 139 pieces of 3/16 in. and 1-1/2 in. serrated 7TW4 galvanized fabricated bar grating panels were involved in the manufacturing of the access ramp, platforms and stairs, which connect the Edgewood Avenue bridge to the Atlanta BeltLine’s Eastside Trail near the Krog Street Market.

Tuesday | 08 March, 2016 | 9:16 am

Enerquip teams up with KASTO

March 8, 2016 - Enerquip teamed up with KASTO Inc.’s designers as part of an August 2014 plant remodeling project, with a key component being the installation of a KASTO Unitower 3.0 metal product storage system.

Monday | 07 March, 2016 | 1:46 pm

Bradbury Group announces partnership with Bonak S.A.

March 7, 2016 - The Bradbury Co. Inc. is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Bonak S.A., San Sebastián, Spain. Together, both companies will expand opportunities through innovative know-how and an expansive global footprint.

Thursday | 03 March, 2016 | 11:32 am

BGL releases metals insider

March 3, 2016 - The Brown Gibbons Lang & Company Metals Insider addresses capital markets and mergers and acquisitions activity, financial and operating performance of certain publicly-traded companies, and trends and issues affecting the industry.

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