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Magellan Aerospace receives license to manufacture Aeromet A20X aluminum castings

October 21, 2018

Magellan Aerospace, Toronto, and Aeromet Intl. Ltd., U.K., announce that Magellan’s plant in Haley, Ontario, has joined a global network of foundries licensed to cast the advanced A20X aluminum alloy, said to be the world’s strongest aluminum casting alloy.

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Nucor to invest $650 million in Gallitin flat-rolled sheet steel mill to expand production

October 21, 2018

Nucor Corp., Charlotte, N.C., announces that its Board of Directors has approved an investment of $650 million to expand the production capability of Nucor Steel Gallatin, the company's flat-rolled sheet steel mill located in Ghent, Ky.

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Solar Atmospheres develops better cleaning process for vacuum furnace heat exchangers

October 12, 2018

Solar Atmospheres, Souderton, Pa., announces that it has developed an improved process to clean heat exchanger fins that have become clogged with dirt and debris.

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Lucifer Furnaces supplies convection oven for heat treating stainless steel medical parts

October 12, 2018

Lucifer Furnaces, Warrington, Pa., has supplied a forced air recirculating oven to a manufacturer of medical and aerospace parts.

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Seco Vacuum supplies second vacuum heat treating furnace to global manufacturer

October 12, 2018

Seco Vacuum, Meadville, Pa., announces that it is to supply a second vacuum furnace to the U.S.-based manufacturing operations of a global manufacturer.

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Constellium Alplan specialty rolled aluminum plate features up to 15 times better flatness

October 12, 2018

Constellium N.V., The Netherlands, introduces its new Alplan Beyond Precision aluminum product line, which consists of specialty rolled plates with up to 15 times better flatness compared to industry standards, up to 40 percent less material needs, and up to 90 percent reduction in part rework compared to a mill finish plate.

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One Minute Mentor: Introduction to cast irons

October 12, 2018

Cast irons typically possess higher carbon levels than steels, so that cast irons can take advantage of eutectic solidification in the binary iron-carbon system, as shown in the diagram.

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Norsk Titanium’s Rapid Plasma Deposition 3D printing process wins ITA award

October 04, 2018

Norsk Titanium, Norway, announces that it has been named the recipient of the International Titanium Association’s 2018 Titanium Application Development Award.

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AIST names flash bainite, nanotexturing, and steel foam as T.C. Graham Prize finalists

October 04, 2018

The Association for Iron & Steel Technology, Warrendale, Pa., has disclosed the three finalists for the third annual T.C. Graham Prize, which was established in 2014 through an endowment from one of the steel industry’s most successful and innovative executives, Tom C. Graham Sr.

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U.S. Department of Energy grant to advance electrolysis process for copper production.

October 04, 2018

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, announces that associate professor of metallurgy Antoine Allanore has received a $1.9 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy to run larger scale tests of a new way to produce copper using electricity to separate copper from melted sulfur-based minerals, which are the main...

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