News - 4 Jan 2013
With the start-up of its batch anodizing line, SAF-West achieves functional parity with SAF's east coast capability. Their Redding, CA, plant operations now include distribution of aluminum...
News - 12 Nov 2009
Duranar powder coatings by PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) have earned a 2009 R&D 100 Award. The honor recognizes the 100 most technologically significant products introduced in the past year as...
News - 20 May 2014
Taber Extrusions LLC, the industry leader in large press aluminum extrusions, is the proud recipient of the Boeing Performance Excellence Award (BPEA) for 2013.
Taber received this award based on a...
News - 29 Jun 2012
MidAmerica Extrusions of Indianapolis, a company specializing in aluminum extrusions, has been acquired by Alexandria Industries, a privately held, high-quality producer of engineered products....
Article - 18 Feb 2003
While aluminium offers high strength-to-weight ratios for building materials, it also contributes high energy efficiency. Through clever design, aluminium this is possible, despite its ability to...
News - 9 Dec 2010
Solutia (NYSE: SOA) announced today that it will upgrade its facility in Gent, Belgium to produce multi-layer rolls of Saflex(R) Q series advanced acoustic polyvinyl butyral (PVB) sheet for automotive...
News - 23 Oct 2008
Today at the Glasstec 2008 exhibition in Dusseldorf, Germany, the Saflex(R) unit of Solutia Inc. , announced that one million square meters of Saflex polyvinyl butyral (PVB) interlayers have been...
News - 14 Sep 2008
PPG Industries’ industrial coatings business has introduced Duranar powder coatings for architectural aluminum. The coatings are an extension of the existing line of Duranar liquid coatings and...
Article - 7 Nov 2001
Vinyl windows are used in many residential and light commercial applications. They are similar to aluminium windows, using an extruded frame around a glass pane.
Article - 31 Mar 2014
Ian Moody, Product Manager at Columbia Metals, discusses the offshore applications of the NIBRON alloy and how this is produced.