Article - 20 Nov 2002
Offshore structures require special materials due to the highly corrosive environment in which they exist. These conditions and the corrosion mechanisms are described. The materials that have been...
News - 10 Oct 2012
Alcoa today announced that it has reached a tentative agreement on a long-term power contract with Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) for its Intalco Works aluminum smelter in Ferndale,...
News - 10 Feb 2009
Morgan Technical Ceramics Certech (MTC Certech), a leader in the investment casting industry, has introduced its advanced P52 core material used for producing ceramic cores that remain extremely...
News - 15 Mar 2008
Alcoa Inc. announced it has acquired Republic Fastener Manufacturing Corporation (“Republic”) and Van Petty Manufacturing (“Van Petty”) from The Wood Family Trust. The two...
News - 31 Aug 2006
Alcoa's operation in Hungary announced that it has shipped its first order of turbine airfoils from Alcoa-Kofem, Ltd.
According to Laszlo Veres, Director, Manufacturing Europe/Asia for Alcoa...
News - 28 Jun 2004
Kobe Steel, Ltd. announces that it has received U3 certification of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code for its pressure vessels used in isostatic presses.
The U3 certification from the...
Article - 31 Mar 2014
Ian Moody, Product Manager at Columbia Metals, discusses the offshore applications of the NIBRON alloy and how this is produced.
News - 17 Dec 2013
Alcoa has signed a multi-year supply agreement with Airbus valued at approximately $110 million for value-add titanium and aluminum aerospace forgings. Alcoa will produce the parts using its recently...
News - 2 Feb 2006
Future cars will be far lighter – but just as strong – through new advances in a casting process that uses super lightweight magnesium alloys.
The technology, called T-Mag,...
News - 7 Mar 2014
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) is the lead institution on a $7.4 million, multi-university award from the U.S. Army that will support the development of new metallurgical methods and new...