News - 9 Jun 2004
Gibraltar today announced that it has acquired the assets of the Copper Powder Division of SCM Metal Products, Inc., a leading manufacturer in the powdered metal products industry for more than 70...
Article - 10 May 2002
Gelling materials together in the green state is the main purpose of a refractory binder.
News - 11 May 2004
Lightweight materials may find exciting opportunities in the automotive industry as a means of increasing fuel efficiency. With 75 percent of fuel consumption relating directly to vehicle weight,...
News - 7 May 2004
Alcoa and RUSAL today announced an agreement in principle under which Alcoa will purchase RUSAL's controlling interests in two fabricating facilities in Samara and Belaya Kalitva in the Russian...
News - 5 May 2004
Bodycote Materials Testing is pleased to announce that it has installed an X-Ray Fluorescence Spectrometer (XRF) at its Teesside, UK laboratory. The laboratory is now UKAS accredited for the following...
Article - 4 Feb 2002
At temperatures greater than 1350 °C, the solid-state reaction of titania and alumina leads to the synthesis of aluminum titanate. Depending on its reactivity, the synthesized powder can be sintered...
Article - 30 Jan 2002
Titanium alloys can be classified either by structure or strength. The main structures are alpha, beta and alpha-beta, which are described. Different strength classifications also exist, and this is...
News - 26 Mar 2004
Magnesium Elektron has announced the launch of a new, high performance, magnesium sacrificial anode that will be shown to the public for the first time at the CORROSION NACE Expo in New Orleans, 28th...
News - 24 Mar 2004
The Commerce Commission has received an application from Visy Industrial Plastics (NZ) Limited seeking clearance to acquire the plastic packaging businesses and assets of ACI Operations NZ...
Article - 18 Dec 2001
Gallium is present as a trace element in germanite, sphalerite, diaspore, coal, and bauxite. Although this metal occurs naturally in approximately the same amount as lead, it is extensively dissipated...