News - 26 Sep 2011
Russian semi-trailers and tank manufacturers, Alcoa and Becema have introduced aluminium trailers that weigh less.
For this purpose, the companies used Alcoa’s latest aluminium sheet...
News - 14 Aug 2008
A cheap and simple structure made of aluminium can mean the difference between life and death the day the bombs go off. War is never safe. Nevertheless, it’s possible to protect soldiers from at...
News - 17 Apr 2018
An innovative process that welds thick plates of aluminum to steel has been developed and successfully tested by researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL). Known as Friction Stir...
News - 10 Apr 2008
Hydro's aluminium customer ProTechT Solutions was among the winners of this years'Alufoil Trophy, presented by The European Aluminium Foil Association.
Showing off aluminium...
News - 15 Jun 2010
Accuride Corporation (OTCBB: ACUZ) today announced that Polar Tank Trailer, LLC, recently named Accuride its preferred supplier for forged aluminum wheels.
“For many years, Accuride has...
News - 10 Jan 2005
General Motors Corp. and Sandia National Laboratories have launched a partnership to design and test an advanced method for storing hydrogen based on metal hydrides.
Metal hydrides - formed when...
News - 14 Sep 2012
Pre-bake aluminium smelters coat anode stubs (or “pins”) with a thin layer of graphite before sealing them into the carbon anode with molten cast iron.
This graphite film...
News - 15 Jul 2008
Despatch Industries announces the recent sale of a solution heat treat furnace to Aernnova Componentes Mexico. Aernnova is a new customer that has chosen a Despatch furnace for utilization in their...
News - 19 Jun 2007
Hydro has introduced two new aluminium alloys, designed to help the heat exchange industry in its work to replace environmentally harmful refrigerants in mobile air-conditioning systems. The alloys...
News - 16 Jul 2003
Under a new contract from NASA, Northrop Grumman, through its Integrated System’s sector will continue developing and refining manufacturing processes, with the aim of producing large cryogenic...