Article - 15 Mar 2005
The aim of this article was to study the emergence of blemishes on the inner surface of aluminum MDI cans.
Article - 11 Oct 2002
As the competition with aluminium cans hots up steel can manufacturers have hit back innovations that will make them more competitive. These include weight reductions, materials developments and...
Article - 8 Jun 2004
The European Aluminium Foil Association has reported on sales trends for the first quarter of 2004. Figures indicate that the industry is recovering after a slow end to 2003 with packaging accounting...
Article - 27 Aug 2003
European aluminium production and export figures are provided by the European Aluminium Foil Association. They indicate growth in both areas, as well as an optimistic outlook for the rest of the year....
Article - 8 Oct 2019
This article discusses reasons in which composite solutions can provide critical parts in canning applications.
Article - 28 Jul 2006
This overview on aluminium covers aspects from its discovery, its sources including raw materials, the properties that make it so attractive, common processing techniques and applications.
Article - 17 Apr 2019
This article discusses how 3D optical profiling can used for failure analysis, process optimization, and quality control in additive manufacturing.
Article - 17 May 2005
Aluminium alloys are normally supplied as semi-finished products such as sheet, plate, coil, extrusions, tube or wire. All forms can then be readily fabricated into finished products using a wide...
Article - 21 Jan 2019
This interview discusses X-ray Fluorescence Analysis for Process Control and the new XLNCE SMX product line from EDAX.
Article - 1 Aug 2001
Grain boundaries play an important role in the electrical behaviour of some materials. Control of grain boundaries can influence how well a material performs. A method for measuring the structure of...