TimkenSteel is embracing its status as a standalone organization: In October, just four months since its spin-off from the century-old bearings and specialty steel group, the steelmaker’s Faircrest Plant in Canton, OH, launched production of co...
Showa Denko strengthens its supply chain for forged automotive aluminum parts
Tokyo-based Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) describes itself as a chemical company, but that’s misleading in a way: the group has business units dedicated to petrochemicals...
Alcoa inaugurated its new aluminum-lithium alloys casting complex in Lafayette, IN, in October 2014, the result of a two-year, $90-million development that now takes its place as the largest such operation in the producer’s global portfolio. Th...
Developing a flat cross-wedge rolling machine for small- and medium batch-production of parts in high-value materials
Saving material costs
Flash reduction sought
Thermographic process monitoring