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Friday, October 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
George Koch Sons LLC Acquires Jessup Engineering Inc »
George Koch Sons, LLC Acquires Jessup Engineering, Inc. EVANSVILLE, IN – George Koch Sons, LLC a subsidiary of Koch...
Friday, September 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Justice Department accuses Perfectus Aluminum of evading $1.5 billion in tariffs »
The Wall Street Journal reported today that the U.S. Justice Department has accused California-based Perfectus Alumninum...
Thursday, September 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Australia will not impose countervailing duties on aluminum extrusions from Vietnam »
The Australian Department of Industry, Innovation and Science’s Anti-Dumping Commission (ADC) has issued its final decisio...
Thursday, September 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Zhongwang acquires German aluminum extrusion firm Alunna »
China Zhongwang Holding announced the acquisition of Germany's Aluminiumwerk Unna AG (Alunna), a well-established aluminum...
Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Senator Charles Schumer calls for action on imports of cheap aluminum »
In a letter to U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and US Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer, U.S. Senate Mi...

Member News
Tuesday, October 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Taber Extrusions is building new legacy with casthouse modernization »
Taber Extrusions recently completed significant upgrades to their aluminum casthouse in Gulfport, MS. The modernization en...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Houghton International patents new aluminum etching technology »
Houghton International has obtained a patent for its new aluminum acid etching technology that provides a superior uniform...
Tuesday, October 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Futura Industries applied lean manufacturing principles to its anodizing plant »
An expanded case study on lean manufacturing and the benefits achieved through the application of specific lean tools and...
Tuesday, October 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hydro’s acquisition of Sapa completed; combination makes Hydro only fully integrated aluminum compny »
The acquisition by Hydro of Orkla's 50% interest in Sapa has received all competition approvals required before closing. C...
Tuesday, October 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Superior Extrusions adding new press, jobs »
According to a report in Platts, AEC member Superior Extrusions is installing a third aluminum extrusion press at its KI...

AEC News
Wednesday, August 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AEC to Host Three Aluminum Extrusion Educational Training Events This Fall »
August 30, 2017; Wauconda, Illinois -- The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC), through their Business Excellence Program, p...
Friday, July 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DOC Makes Final Determination in So-called 5050 Alloy Circumvention Case »
July 21, 2017; Wauconda, Illinois -- The Department of Commerce (DOC) today issued its final determination in the 5050 al...
Friday, October 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
AEC releases EPDs for extruded components »
The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) has released the most comprehensive industry-wide set of Environmental Product Declar...

Extrusion Applications News
Thursday, August 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study: Automotive aluminum growth continues »
"Aluminum remains the fastest growing automotive material over competing materials and is entering its most unprecedented...