Monday | 21 June, 2021 | 7:36 am

IMTS 2022 to occupy all buildings of McCormick Place; IMTS also unveils new logo, updated website

June 21, 2021 - Following the announcements that Chicago’s McCormick place will hold events starting in July and that the state of Illinois lifted capacity limits and social distancing requirements on June 11, IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show continued the positive momentum by unveiling the floor plan for IMTS 2022.

Thursday | 17 June, 2021 | 9:06 am

Successful live staging of metal trade fair quartet in Russia

June 17, 2021 - At the recent staging of the four concurrently held metal trade fairs wire Russia, Tube Russia, Metallurgy Russia and Litmash Russia at the EXPOCENTRE in Moscow, Russia, about 200 exhibitors from 11 countries presented their innovations for these sectors to 4,500 visitors.

Wednesday | 16 June, 2021 | 1:16 pm

Powerful, precise, user-friendly right angle grinding abrasives solutions at Norton FABTECH Booth #B35054

June 16, 2021 - Saint-Gobain Abrasives has announced that at FABTECH this year it will feature its wide breadth of industry leading Norton abrasive products for right angle grinding, including for the most complex and challenging applications.

Wednesday | 16 June, 2021 | 9:11 am

Lantek Germany celebrates its 25th anniversary

June 16, 2021 - A pioneer in digitization of sheet metal production: 25 years of Lantek Germany.

Sunday | 13 June, 2021 | 7:40 am

Cliffs cuts ribbon for Toledo DRI plant

June 13, 2021 - Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. is celebrating the initial six months of continued operation and production of hot-briquetted iron (HBI) at the Company’s state-of-the art Direct Reduction plant in Toledo, Ohio.

Sunday | 13 June, 2021 | 7:35 am

GE receives Air Force airworthiness qualification

June 13, 2021 - Pathfinder with the USAF’s Propulsion Directorate and Rapid Sustainment Office (RSO) gathers momentum as it establishes its own qualification path for additively manufactured metal parts.

Sunday | 13 June, 2021 | 7:25 am

Leeco Steel named finalist

June 13, 2021 - Leeco Steel was named a finalist of the 2021 S&P Global Platts Global Metals Awards in the “Metals Service Provider of the Year: Physical” category.

Thursday | 27 May, 2021 | 1:00 pm

AP&T automates new production line for Tenere in Mexico

May 27, 2021 - Tenere, a North American manufacturer of custom mechanicals for tech companies, expands their operations in Monterrey, Mexico with a new production facility for metal part forming, AP&T is there to supply the automation.

Thursday | 27 May, 2021 | 8:00 am

Automatic Feed supports demand for straightening advanced materials with multiple leveler orders

May 27, 2021 - Automatic Feed Company announces that it has received its fourth order for an XLC-HSS Leveler to be installed in North America during 2021.

Tuesday | 25 May, 2021 | 1:51 pm

Reibus announces the launch of its long products category

May 25, 2021 - The powerful, intuitive Reibus platform that has proven itself in flat rolled, sheets and plates is now available to match buyers and sellers of long products.

Monday | 24 May, 2021 | 1:27 pm

Bystronic announces the formation of Smart Factory Solutions Team

May 24, 2021 - Bystronic Inc. establishes highly experienced Smart Factory Solutions Team with extensive experience in demonstrating and implementing digital Industry 4.0 solutions for manufacturing supply chains and manufacturing plants.

Friday | 21 May, 2021 | 8:44 am

Paragon Steel announces acquisition of Ohio steel distributor

May 21, 2021 - Paragon Steel, distributors and processors of flat-rolled steel, announces its acquisition of Cleveland-based Buckeye Metals Industries Inc., a growing distributor of carbon steel featuring a network of suppliers and processing partners.

Friday | 21 May, 2021 | 8:39 am

Harris Products offers free Oxy-Fuel Safety Manual

May 21, 2021 - To help prevent accidents and injuries by individuals who are operating oxy-fuel equipment to cut, weld, braze or heat, Harris Products Group has developed the Oxy-Fuel Safety Manual.

Tuesday | 18 May, 2021 | 1:21 pm

New Architect’s Experience at METALCON

May 18, 2021 - Hear from internationally renowned architect, Yann Weymouth and earn nearly a year’s worth of CEUs.

Tuesday | 18 May, 2021 | 1:16 pm

Lantek responds to the evolution of the sheet metal industry in 2020

May 18, 2021 - Shane Langston, Solutions Sales Manager at Lantek UK examines how Covid has changed the sheet metal business.

Tuesday | 18 May, 2021 | 1:12 pm

A.G.T. receives an order for an AGT400 from Ohio-Kentucky Steel

May 18, 2021 - Advanced Gauging Technologies has just received an order for a brand new AGT400 from Ohio-Kentucky Steel in Franklin, Ohio. This is their first gauge purchase so we are excited to begin working with them as new customers.

Monday | 17 May, 2021 | 10:58 am

MidWest Materials purchased a Red Bud cut-to-length line

May 17, 2021 - MidWest Materials Inc., Perry, Ohio, recently purchased a Red Bud Industries .750 in. (19 mm) by 78 in. (1980 mm) by 80,000 lb. (36,000 kg) heavy gauge cut-to-length line with a 30 ft. (9,000 mm) stretcher leveler.

Friday | 14 May, 2021 | 10:13 am

Rolling mill reduces downtime, receives improved diagnostics

May 14, 2021 - Running a steel mill on an obsolete control and electrical system not only impacts productivity, but it can also pose safety risks.

Wednesday | 12 May, 2021 | 11:57 am

Cincinnati Inc. uses BAAM to produce monolithic multi-material 3D printed object

May 12, 2021 - Cincinnati Incorporated announced that it has used its Big Area Additive Manufacturing (BAAM) machine to demonstrate that recycled materials can be used for 3D printing by producing one of the largest monolithic multi-material objects to date. The demonstration successfully proved that large-scale multi-material printing can be done effectively and economically with recycled composite materials.

Wednesday | 12 May, 2021 | 9:32 am

wire India, Tube India, METEC India and India Essen Cutting & Welding 2021 postponed to 2022

May 12, 2021 - Due to the effects and uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic, Messe Düsseldorf India decided to reschedule the combined staging of the wire India, Tube India, METEC India and India Essen Cutting & Welding trade fairs. Originally scheduled for September 2021, the four events will now take place from November 23 – 25, 2022 at the Bombay Exhibition Center in Mumbai.

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