Coil Processing

Monday | 26 October, 2015 | 10:56 am

Pride in results

Distributor takes on tolling opportunities with multi-blanking line

Wednesday | 23 September, 2015 | 9:01 am

Bigger is better

A toll processor’s new line supplies quality P&O steel in quantities never before possible

Monday | 24 August, 2015 | 2:39 pm

Pipe dreams

Slitting line technology pushes new manufacturing plant into high gear

Tuesday | 14 July, 2015 | 9:35 am

Riding the storm

To tackle low-volume jobs, toll processor invests in laser blanking technology

Tuesday | 24 March, 2015 | 9:38 am

Flexing muscle

U.K. service center processes HSS using a tough but elegant Italian solution

Wednesday | 28 January, 2015 | 1:40 pm

All about the setup

Fluid coil-to-coil changes make the difference

Monday | 22 December, 2014 | 10:12 am

Balance under pressure

Soft material meets its match with custom technology

Monday | 27 October, 2014 | 1:06 pm

Coil automation: Where we stand

Examining the current state of computer and quick-change technologies

Thursday | 21 August, 2014 | 7:41 am

Making the grade in Mexico

As the manufacturing sector in Mexico accelerates, one major American steel processor is ready to ride

Wednesday | 04 June, 2014 | 10:38 am

Closing the door on scrap

With a fast, coil-fed fiber laser, OEM cuts waste and changeover while tripling production time on thin-gauge steel

Wednesday | 30 April, 2014 | 1:32 pm

Cascadia adds coil capabilities

State-of-the-art equipment is integral to growth of a regional service center in the Pacific Northwest

Wednesday | 05 February, 2014 | 10:11 am

Achieving true flatness

Defects in materials are rarely acceptable, and for some industries, they’re simply not an option

Wednesday | 08 January, 2014 | 11:37 am

High-speed slitting

Coil processing line handles range of materials including advanced high-strength steel

Tuesday | 05 November, 2013 | 3:18 pm

Tried & true

When technology works well, word spreads

Monday | 30 September, 2013 | 9:36 am

Successful slitting

Aluminum slitting line provides quality products that meet close manufacturing tolerances

Friday | 30 August, 2013 | 9:54 am

No-pressure purchase

Knowing what equipment you need to produce flat products is half the battle

Monday | 03 June, 2013 | 8:56 am

Upgrade to flat material

JDM Steel Service retrofit its cut-to-length line to meet customers’ requirements for laser-quality steel

Monday | 01 April, 2013 | 2:10 pm

Please hold the pickling & oil

Metals distributor eliminates scale, prevents rust with patented eco-friendly, dry process

Friday | 01 February, 2013 | 2:54 pm

Unfailingly flat

Technology produces flat material by overcoming defects

Wednesday | 28 November, 2012 | 11:16 am

A competitive future

MidWest Materials invests in a Leveltek stretch leveling system to ensure customers receive high-quality, memory-free material

Wednesday | 31 October, 2012 | 12:19 pm

Memory-free tension leveling

With new lines, steel suppliers expand gauge range, take control of scrap

Monday | 01 October, 2012 | 2:41 pm

Three-fold leveling

Lee Steel produces super flat steel with its new multi-blanking line to secure business

Tuesday | 28 August, 2012 | 4:20 pm

Another level

A Pacific Northwest company needed the right technology for first-rate flatness

Wednesday | 18 July, 2012 | 11:49 am

Supersized capabilities

A toll processor pairs a large-scale stretcher leveler with an equally large leveler to create a unique processing line

Thursday | 31 May, 2012 | 10:01 am

Light-gauge leveling

Working with thin foil materials requires precise equipment

Friday | 30 March, 2012 | 11:48 am

The benefits of versatility

Processing a wide range of products is a competitive advantage for Calstrip Industries

Monday | 06 February, 2012 | 3:24 pm

New line, more opportunity

Expanded capabilities from a new blanking line enable growth for Viking Materials

Monday | 09 January, 2012 | 1:36 pm

Seizing opportunity

Champagne Metals will serve growing markets with a new processing branch in Indiana


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