News - 11 Nov 2003
AZoM, the free to access online materials encyclopaedia covering metals, ceramics, polymers and composites, has registered its 3,000,000th site visitor.
This is a significant milestone for AZoM...
News - 4 Nov 2003
Veeco have just announced their acquisition of Emcore Corp’s TurboDisc® Metal Organic Chemical Vapour Deposition (MOCVD) business.
The transaction cost Veeco $60 million and covers the...
News - 29 Oct 2003
Nippon Steel is to increase its involvement with the privately owned British steel company, LNM. Through this alliance, they plan to increase their supply of sheet metal into the US automotive...
News - 28 Oct 2003
Australia’s Aldoga Aluminium smelter received a major boost today signing two agreements with China Nonferrous Metal Industry’s Foreign Engineering & Construction Co (NFC). The siging...
News - 22 Oct 2003
Georgetown Steel followed the well-trodden path of many other American steel producers, filing for chapter 11 bankruptcy today.
Reasons for Georgetown Steel’s demise included the increased...
News - 16 Oct 2003
The London Metals Exchange has announced that it is working with the plastics industry to establishing a futures contract for the industry.
Primarily they have been looking at polyolefins, but have...
News - 13 Oct 2003
Honda have announced the development of the Honda FC Stack, a compact high performance fuel cell stack that is able to operate at temperatures as low as –20°C.
The design of the FC Stack...
News - 26 Sep 2003
Lynas Corporation Ltd has signed a conditional Heads of Agreement with China Iron and Steel Industry Trade Group Corporation (CSG), the only industrial and trading organisation in the iron and steel...
News - 12 Sep 2003
CERAM is pleased to announce that it has signed a Marketing & Collaboration Agreement with The M&P Lab Inc in the USA. The Collaboration Agreement is underpinned by CERAM also acquiring a...
News - 4 Sep 2003
Commercial Metals Corp have acquired the operating assets of Dunn Del Re Steel, located in Arizona, USA. Dunn Del Re will keep its name and operate as a part of the CMC Steel Group.
Dunn Del Re was...