Thursday | 25 March, 2021 | 8:27 am

Atlas Tube invests in new technology with Shuriken Structural Nut Keeper

March 25, 2021 - Shuriken allows for field-bolted HSS column splices and connections with faster erection and lower costs than other connection types. This technology could make impossible tasks possible and will render HSS the obvious choice for structural steel projects.

Thursday | 25 March, 2021 | 8:05 am

Telling the Tale of Shipping in America

March 25, 2021 - The Great Lakes Seaway Partnership today launched American Anchor, a series of short films highlighting key transportation supply chains and illustrating the global and regional impacts of Great Lakes Seaway shipping.

Wednesday | 24 March, 2021 | 10:20 am

Mill Steel Co. expands painted and coated steel business through acquisition

March 24, 2021 - Mill Steel Co. purchased commercial assets of Prassas Metal Products, a Los Angeles based steel trading and stocking distributor of pre-painted and coated coil products with a reputable 30-year track record. Terms of the business transaction that finalized today were not disclosed.

Wednesday | 24 March, 2021 | 8:24 am

Alcoa to supply sustainable, low-carbon aluminum for wheels on the Audi e-tron GT

March 24, 2021 - Alcoa Corp. announced that it is supplying sustainable aluminum for the wheels on the Audi e-tron GT, the first vehicle to ever use metal from a revolutionary technology that eliminates all direct carbon dioxide emissions from the traditional smelting process.

Tuesday | 23 March, 2021 | 2:40 pm

wire 2022 online exhibitor registration open

March 23, 2021 - Exhibitor registration for wire Düsseldorf 2022, International Wire and Cable Trade Fair, is now open. The deadline for reserving exhibit space is June  30, 2021.

Tuesday | 23 March, 2021 | 1:20 pm

Associations announce the 4th National Metalworking Reshoring Award competition

March 23, 2021 - Companies that have successfully reshored products, parts, or tooling made primarily by metalforming, fabricating, casting, or machining, including additive manufacturing, are invited to apply. The Reshoring Initiative, PMA, NTMA, and AMT are pleased to sponsor this competition.

Tuesday | 23 March, 2021 | 9:37 am

World Steel Association releases February 2021 crude steel production

March 23, 2021 - World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association was 150.2 million tonnes (Mt) in February 2021, a 4.1% increase compared to February 2020.

Monday | 22 March, 2021 | 8:14 am

Banner Metals Group celebrates 100 years

March 22, 2021 - Central Ohio-based metal products and engineering services company honors 100 years of collaborative partnerships with clients in safety-critical industries

Thursday | 18 March, 2021 | 2:01 pm

BGL releases Insider Special Report — IoT in Automation & Manufacturing

March 18, 2021 - Brown Gibbons Lang & Company (BGL) has released a new research report on IoT in Automation & Manufacturing. The report covers global capital markets and mergers and acquisitions insights, trends and issues affecting the industry, and performance and valuation data.

Thursday | 18 March, 2021 | 11:44 am

Welser Profile North America expands again

March 18, 2021 - The leading manufacturer of custom roll formed metal sections continues its growth strategy in the North American market by acquiring plant and property in the direct area of its existing facility (Superior Roll Forming) in Ohio.

Thursday | 18 March, 2021 | 8:21 am

Electric Machinery Leads to Diverse Benefits

March 18, 2021 - Safe-Air, an air-distribution product shop in Illinois, recently solved a lot of manufacturing challenges by investing in three state-of-the-art electric fabrication machines from Boschert Gizelis.

Friday | 12 March, 2021 | 12:46 pm

Who We Are Now - Kloeckner's Transformation Story

March 11, 2021 - Learn more about Kloeckner Metals and their strategic vision for the coming years.

Thursday | 11 March, 2021 | 12:52 pm

METALCON introduces new advisory council

March 11, 2021 - METALCON introduces its first advisory council to help shape the future of METALCON ensuring it represents all factions of the metal construction industry and its major attendee groups.

Thursday | 11 March, 2021 | 9:16 am

Desktop Metal announces breakthrough in aluminum sintering for binder jetting technology

March 11, 2021 - This new powder is the result of a multi-year collaboration between the companies to develop a low-cost, raw material yielding fully dense, sinterable 6061 aluminum with greater than ten percent (10%) elongation and improved yield strength (YS) and ultimate tensile strength (UTS) versus wrought 6061 aluminum with comparable heat treatment.

Tuesday | 09 March, 2021 | 9:07 am

Nucor to build tube mill in the Midwest

March 9, 2021 - Nucor Corp. announced that its Board of Directors approved plans to build a tube mill in the Midwest, the largest consuming region for steel and steel products.

Friday | 05 March, 2021 | 2:19 pm

North American Steel Alliance welcomes new member

March 5, 2021 - The North American Steel Alliance announces the addition of Londerville Steel Enterprises, Inc. & Concrete Supply as the newest member company of North America’s largest metals purchasing cooperative.

Thursday | 04 March, 2021 | 11:24 am

SMA comments on ASCE infrastructure report card

March 4, 2021 - In response to the American Society of Civil Engineers release of its report card on the status of America's Infrastructure, Philip K. Bell, president of the Steel Manufacturers Association, issued the following statement.

Wednesday | 03 March, 2021 | 11:36 am

Harbor Steel & Supply investing $2.4 million in expansion

March 3, 2021 - Harbor Steel & Supply Corporation recently announced it is investing $2.46 million into expanding its Holland Charter Township facility – one of four West Michigan locations.

Wednesday | 03 March, 2021 | 10:21 am

Commerce Department says common alloy aluminum sheet unfairly traded in U.S market

March 3, 2021 - The U.S. Department of Commerce announced its final determinations that imports of common alloy aluminum sheet from 16 countries are being sold at less than fair value (or “dumped”) in the United States, and that aluminum sheet producers in three countries are benefitting from unfair government subsidies.

Monday | 01 March, 2021 | 9:03 am

Lantek closes 2020 with record numbers

March 1, 2021 - In a year marked by the impact of COVID-19, which triggered harsh restrictive measures that slowed and paralyzed activity in the metal industry, Lantek has achieved record revenue.

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