This article looks at the magnesium industry, in particular the effects of cheaply produced metal coming out of China. Applications of magnesium are also covered.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2417 | 17 Mar 2004
AM-SC1 is a magnesium alloy developed specifically for sand casting. It is especially suited to automotive applications such as engine blocks and other powertrain components. Details about the...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3519 | 3 Aug 2006
The applications, markets and demand for magnesium and magnesium alloys are changing. It is increasingly being used in automotive applications with demand increasing. The corresponding supply and...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1801 | 15 Jan 2003
A review of the materials and processing designs to improve the mechanical and corrosion properties of magnesium alloys is reported by grains refinement via repeated plastic working and magnesium...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3011 | 21 Sep 2005
With global magnesium demand increasing, sourcing magnesium is becoming more important. A new process where it can be produced from power station fly ash has been devised. The technology, advantages,...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1800 | 15 Jan 2003
With potential applications for magnesium increasing steadily due to an attractive set of properties, the demand for magnesium sheet is also increasing. Outlined is a process that has been developed...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2074 | 10 Jul 2003
AM-lite is a new magnesium alloy, specially formulated to provide excellent die castability with significant cost advantages and a high-quality as-cast surface that is highly suitable for decorative...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3524 | 3 Aug 2006
While magnesium alloys have excellent strength to weight characteristics, they have poor wear resistance when emplyed in friction applications. Reinforcing with Mg2Si dispersoids was found to be...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3059 | 7 Oct 2005
The new magnesium diecasting alloy, AM-lite from Advanced Magnesium Technologies, offers considerable advantages over the existing general purpose diecasting alloy, AZ91D. These advantages include...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3822 | 24 May 2007
AM-lite is a new magnesium high pressure die casting alloy from Advanced Magnesium Technology aimed at a wide range of applications that currently utilise magnesium alloy AZ91D, aluminium and zinc die...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3819 | 24 May 2007