Aluminum

Aluminum

Alcoa Defense Wins Contract to Supply Austal Sheet and Plate

WASHINGTON - Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that it has won a contract to supply 5XXX-series alloy sheet and plate through 2014 for all AUSTAL USA vessels, including commercial ships and U.S. Navy ships such as the Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV) and all future platforms. We are pleased that Austal, the world's premier aluminum shipbuilder, has selected Alcoa aluminum for its next-generation...

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Guardrails and Railings

Alcan Engineered Products Introduces Future-Ready Innovations at "Aluminium 2010" in Germany

ESSEN, Germany, September 15, 2010 -- Alcan Engineered Products - a business unit of Rio Tinto -showcases a unique range of innovative aluminium-based products offering custom ready solutions to key industry sectors such as aerospace, automotive, transportation, packaging, renewable energy at the ALUMINIUM 2010. "We are proud to showcase these innovations on such a visible scale", said Christel...

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Aluminum

AIRWARE(TM) Technology by Alcan on the Airbus A350 XWB

PARIS - Alcan Global Aerospace Transportation and Industry (Alcan Global ATI), part of Alcan Engineered Products - a business unit of Rio Tinto, announces that it has signed a contract agreement with Airbus through to 2020 to supply AIRWARE(TM), aluminum-based technology, for the A350 XWB. Contract specific terms were not disclosed. AIRWARE(TM) is a comprehensive offer of complementary Low...

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Aluminum

Alcoa Primary Aluminum Receives Cradle to Cradle® Certification

NEW YORK--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that it is has received Cradle to Cradle® Certification - Silver for its primary aluminum. Cradle to Cradle® Certification is an independent environmental certification process for materials and products that assesses the total impact of a product on human health and the environment. The announcement was made at the Aluminium 2010 show in...

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Powders

Powdermet's Next-Generation Micro/Nanocrystalline Powder Metallurgy Alloys Offer Lighter, Increased Hardness Alternative to Aluminum and Steel

Euclid, Ohio - Powdermet Inc. announces the development of a breakthrough powder metallurgy approach to the production of bulk nanocrystalline metallic composites. Working with the Army Research Laboratory and Case Western Reserve University, Powdermet recently demonstrated a unique, scalable processing route to the production of aluminum composites with stable nanocrystalline grain structures....

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Do it Yourself with Aluminum Tubing Coils
Tubes and Tubing

Do it Yourself with Aluminum Tubing Coils

Lancaster, NY: Create your own fuel, vacuum, oil and coolant lines or other custom applications with Aluminum Bulk Tubing Coils from Classic Tube. Available in 25-foot coils, this aluminum tubing is lightweight and easy to bend and flare. Classic Tube's Aluminum small diameter tubing is 3003 alloy produced to ASTM B483 specifications. The .035-inch wall tubing is 0 temper (soft annealed) and Eddy...

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Molybdenum

YS Manufacturing Offers Complex Machining Capabilities with Difficult Materials Such as Tungsten and Molybdenum

YS Manufacturing in Kennett Square, PA has come to the market to help customers with difficult or critical applications in the machining and casting industries. There is a reason that most machine shops do not work with Tungsten, Molybdenum and even Aluminum and Stainless Steel. These materials are difficult to work with and cost prohibitive. A mistake cost the shop more because the materials are...

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Aluminum

Delphi's Innovative K-Alloy SP Now Available for Sand Casting and Permanent Mold Processes

TROY, Mich. - Following the successful introduction of K-Alloy in 2003, Delphi Corp. has added another aluminum alloy formula to its portfolio. The new alloy -- K-Alloy SP -- can be used in sand casting and permanent mold applications while maintaining a high-corrosion resistance at a lower cost compared to other alloys. The original K-Alloy continues to provide aluminum die casting with...

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A New Elegant Light Fixture Demonstrates the Limitless Flexibility of Vista System's Modular Curved Frame Technology (MCFT)
Sign and Label Holders

A New Elegant Light Fixture Demonstrates the Limitless Flexibility of Vista System's Modular Curved Frame Technology (MCFT)

Vista System International, a world leader in Modular Curved Frame Technology (MCFT), recently supplied its v200 aluminum profiles to Stobinski-ART-DE-SIGN-, a leading signage and lighting vendor located in Holzgerlingen Germany. The profiles were used to create a new elegant LED-light fixture. The client Stobinski -ART-DE-SIGN- is known for its innovative products and designs. The client was...

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Roll Forming Services

Aluminum Alloys Now Available For Us to Use

I wanted you to know that we are now able to obtain many new aluminum alloy raw material thicknesses in the coil form we need to manufacture Roll Formed Aluminum parts from that were not available previously. The incredible amount of Aluminum Alloys available will include Temper Hardness's from Full Hard to Dead Soft. Depending on the shape required we can manufacture Roll Formed Components from...

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