Capital Scrap Metal, Deerfield, Fla., expanded its operations by purchasing scrap metal dealer Coastal Scrap Metal, West Palm Beach, Fla.
ESAB Launches CNC cutting blog
ESAB Welding & Cutting Products has launched a blog for the CNC cutting community. ESAB Edge, The CNC Cutting Blog, will feature a variety of posts on CNC cutting systems, plasma, oxyfuel, waterjet, and laser cutting processes, and related topics.
The Warren Co. celebrates 100th anniversary
The Warren Co., Erie, Pa., has been providing steel and metal products to customers for 100 years.
McNichols opens new service center
The McNichols Co., Tampa, Fla., recently opened a 24,000-square-foot facility in Denver.
Marmon/Keystone’s Charlotte branch upgrades equipment
Butler, Pa.-based Marmon/Keystone invested in new cutting equipment for its Charlotte, N.C., branch.
Boeing recognizes TW Metals as a top supplier
The Boeing Co. recognized Exton, Pa.-based TW Metals’ Woodville Division as a Supplier of the Year in the Common Aerospace Commodities category.
O’Neal Industries buys Vulcanium Metals
O’Neal Industries, Birmingham, Ala., through its subsidiary United Performance Metals, Hamilton, Ohio, acquired Vulcanium Metals, Northbrook, Ill., a distributor of titanium sheet, bar, block and plate products for the aerospace and defense industries.
Novelis victorious at Platts Global Metals Awards
Novelis Inc., Atlanta, brought home Company of the Year honors and it’s CEO, Phil Martens, won CEO of the Year at the inaugural Platts Global Metals Awards in London.
Mazak expands North American headquarters
Mazak Corp., Florence, Ky., currently is adding 200,000 square feet of floor space to its North American manufacturing plant.
Rolled Alloys’ Richburg, S.C., facility earns ISO certification
Rolled Alloys received ISO 9001:2008/AS9100C certification for establishing and applying a quality system for the supply and distribution of stainless steel, nickel alloys and titanium alloys.
Italian waterjet company opens in the United States
Waterjet USA LLC, Geneva, Ill., was established to support users of cutting machines from Waterjet Corp., Monza, Italy, with sales, service and parts.
The steel industry loses a great friend
John “Bart” Williams, 71, a former salesman at Taylor Steel Inc., Stoney Creek, Ontario, recently passed away.
Lenox completes surveillance audit
Lenox, East Longmeadow, Mass., a manufacturer of band saw blades, power tool accessories and hand tools, completed the annual ISO 9001 surveillance audit in April.
MidWest named service center of the year finalist
American Metal Market named MidWest Materials, Perry, Ohio, a finalist in the Steel Service Center of the Year category at its fourth annual Awards for Steel Excellence.
Harbor Steel adds space, equipment
To meet customer demand, service center Harbor Steel & Supply Corp., Muskegon, Mich., added new facilities and capital equipment.
CBSA welcomes Univertical
Univertical Corp., Detroit, recently joined the Copper and Brass Servicenter Association, Overland Park, Kan.
Champagne Metals mourns Rex William Allen
Rex William Allen passed away in April at age 57. He was the CFO of Champagne Metals, Glenpool, Okla., for 13 years.
Koike Aronson opens latest expansion
Koike Aronson, Inc./Ransome, a leading manufacturer of metal cutting and positioning equipment, opened on July 19 a 30,000 sq. ft. expansion of its main facility in Arcade, N.Y.
Register for the ASD September Regional Meeting
The Association of Steel Distributors Regional Meeting will be taking place Thursday, September 12, 2013, at 6:00 pm, at the Ritz-Carlton Cleveland in Cleveland, Ohio.
Whitford hires worldwide regulatory manager
Whitford, makers of the world’s largest, most complete line of fluoropolymer coatings, has hired Tom Hmiel as its new regulatory manager covering all markets.