Article - 11 Apr 2006
The addition point of grain refiner rods into molten aluminium streams can be critical. This article examines various addition points such as furnace an launder as well as the effects of degassers,...
Article - 7 Apr 2006
The use of Titanium Boron Aluminium grain refiners in castings helps improve die filling and mass feeding, to counteract solidification shrinkage. This results in an improved distribution of porosity,...
News - 23 Apr 2004
A NASA invention that can make outboard engines quieter, cleaner, gives better fuel mileage and increased durability has been adapted for commercial use by a major international corporation.
News - 7 Aug 2012
Research and Markets has included a new report titled ‘South Africa Metals Report Q3 2012’ to its catalogue.
Egypt is catching up the market share from South Africa to become...
Article - 7 Sep 2018
Aluminum (Al) is an abundant element, in up to 8% of the earth’s crust and appears ubiquitously in the supply chain of consumable goods.
News - 7 Dec 2008
Biomimicry – technological innovation inspired by nature – is one of the hottest ideas in science but has yet to yield many practical advances. Time for a change. Scientists with the U.S....
News - 3 Aug 2009
Alcoa (NYSE:AA) today announced that Alcoa World Alumina LLC has completed its previously announced transaction to acquire BHP Billiton's bauxite and alumina refining interests in Suriname. Terms...
News - 5 Feb 2008
Using a tabletop laser, University of Rochester optical scientists have turned pure aluminum, gold.
And blue. And gray. And many other colors. And it works for every metal tested, including...
News - 21 Dec 2007
The Timken Company applied its advanced research to secure additional contracts with Siemens VAI Metals Technologies for the supply of bearings to two new aluminum-rolling mills under construction in...
News - 10 Jul 2006
Jaguar has revealed its new supercharged sports car - the Jaguar XKR.
Like the XK model, the new supercharged XKR makes intelligent use of practical, modern technology such as an industry-leading...