Thursday | 25 February, 2021 | 4:27 pm

Advanced Gauging Technologies receives two new AGT400 orders from South Korea

February 25, 2021 - Advanced Gauging Technologies has just received two more orders for AGT400 Thickness Gauges from KSP Steel Company in Incheon, South Korea. A.G.T. previously completed the startup of two AGT400s at this facility late last year and soon after they decided it was time to add more of their gauges.

Thursday | 25 February, 2021 | 12:32 pm

NCCA welcomes new members

February 25, 2021 - The National Coil Coating Association welcomed Assan Aluminyum and United Metal Coating as new coater members of the association.

Thursday | 25 February, 2021 | 9:28 am

Future Metals receives certificate of achievement

February 25, 2021 - Triumph Thermal Systems has awarded Future Metals Co., Dayton, Ohio, with a certificate of achievement for excellent quality and delivery.

Wednesday | 24 February, 2021 | 10:44 am

Advanced Gauging Technologies receives order for AGT800 Laser Thickness Gauge and AGT Mult-With Gauge

February 24, 2021 - Ternium Mexico has confirmed an order for a brand new AGT800 Laser Thickness Gauge and AGT Mult-With™ Gauge with Advanced Gauging Technologies.

Wednesday | 24 February, 2021 | 9:07 am

Nucor announces TrueCore facility in Utah

February 24, 2021 - Nucor Corp. announced plans to build a third TrueCore manufacturing facility to be located in Brigham City, Utah. The 120,000 square foot facility will manufacture insulated wall and roof panels using state-of-the-art continuous line equipment.

Wednesday | 24 February, 2021 | 9:04 am

16,000-ton line to be delivered to thyssenkrupp

February 24, 2021 - In 2022, thyssenkrupp Gerlach is expected to start production on a Farina forging press from Schuler. Internal assembly for the 16,000-ton line has been completed in Suello, Italy, and after the test run the components with a total weight of 1,700 tons will make their way to the customer's forging plant in Homburg, Germany.

Tuesday | 23 February, 2021 | 1:24 pm

NCCA announces Safety Award winners

February 23, 2021 - The winners of NCCA’s 2020 Safety Award were American Metals in Cleveland, Ohio, Novelis in Davenport, Iowa, and Steelscape in Kalama, Washington. The National Coil Coating Association annually recognizes coater member companies that show exceptional commitment to assuring workplace safety.

Tuesday | 23 February, 2021 | 1:13 pm

Global Shop Solutions celebrates 45 years

February 23, 2021 - Founded in 1976 by Dick Alexander, the family-owned business has grown from a small software developer to a global enterprise with five separate divisions in the U.S, Mexico, U.K, Southeast Asia, and New Zealand.

Tuesday | 23 February, 2021 | 11:19 am

Twelfth International Aluminum Extrusion Technology Seminar rescheduled to May 2022

February 23, 2021 - The Aluminum Extruders Council and the ET Foundation have announced that they are rescheduling the dates for the Twelfth International Aluminum Extrusion Technology Seminar, previously postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The ET Seminar, now named ET 2022, will be held May 3 – 5, 2022, at the same hotel, the Hilton Orlando, in Orlando Florida.

Tuesday | 23 February, 2021 | 11:10 am

TAB Industries launches new website

February 23, 2021 - A new Website from metalworking manufacturer TAB Industries LLC, Reading, Pennsylvania, showcases the company's laser cutting, metal fabricating, welding, powder coating, design engineering, and other in-house services.

Tuesday | 23 February, 2021 | 9:12 am

Steel Manager III installed at Specialty Metals

February 23, 2021 - 4GL Solutions announced that Specialty Metals in Kent, Washington, has gone live on Steel Manager III, a completely integrated ERP software designed exclusively for the metals industry.

Monday | 22 February, 2021 | 9:20 am

KOBELCO Group’s CO2 reduction solution

February 22, 2021 - Innovative technology to reduce CO2 emissions from blast furnace operations successfully verified.

Monday | 22 February, 2021 | 9:05 am

AFS to offer new course in Process Control for Engineers

February 22, 2021 - The American Foundry Society Institute will present a new course, Process Control for Engineers, on March 30 - April 1, 2021. It will be presented for the first time live online by Ted Schorn, a noted quality expert.

Thursday | 18 February, 2021 | 6:01 pm

Ryder promotes fleet upgrades for customers with enhanced Fleet Buy-Out Program

February 18, 2021 - Ryder System Inc. announced its updated Fleet Buy-Out Program that allows customers to trade in their fleet and then lease new trucks through Ryder’s leasing program. 

Wednesday | 17 February, 2021 | 1:40 pm

Future Metals Texas Division awarded the Bell 2020 Material Availability and Quality Award

February 17, 2021 - The Bell Supply Chain team recognizes valuable relationships by creating a Supplier Awards Program. After a thorough review of nominees, they've selected Bell’s top suppliers for 2020, including Future Metals.

Wednesday | 17 February, 2021 | 1:28 pm

NCCA announces education course on prepainted metals

February 17, 2021 - The National Coil Coating Association and the Metal Building Manufacturers Association have released a continuing education course titled, “Creative Building Solutions with Prepainted Metal Panels.”

Wednesday | 17 February, 2021 | 10:11 am

Novelis debuts new aluminum solution category for automakers

February 17, 2021 - Novelis Inc. unveiled its strongest automotive aluminum product to date, Novelis AdvanzTM 7UHS-s701. The technologically advanced, ultra-high-strength material is now available commercially to the global automotive industry.

Tuesday | 16 February, 2021 | 12:48 pm

Red Bud Industries receives order slit coil packaging line

February 16, 2021 - Red Bud Industries recently received an order for a .135 in. (3.5 mm) by 72 in. (1829 mm) Slit Coil Packaging Line from Ohio Slitting & Storage, a full slitting and storage center located in Camden, Ohio.

Tuesday | 16 February, 2021 | 10:58 am

Alro Steel completes expansion project

February 16, 2021 - Alro Steel Toledo announced the completion of a warehouse expansion and office remodel. The facility located at 3003 Airport Highway, Toledo, Ohio, was increased in size to 123,000-square feet.

Friday | 12 February, 2021 | 12:52 pm

AISC Remembers Les Robertson

February 12, 2021 - The steel design community suffered a huge loss Thursday when Leslie E. Robertson, whose career came to be defined by his work on the World Trade Center, died following a diagnosis of blood cancer.

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