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Tuesday, November 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Futura Industries recognized as Utah Top Manufacturing Company »
Futura Industries, a division of Bonnell Aluminum, was recognized with an honorable mention by the Utah Manufacturers Asso...
Wednesday, October 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arconic names Charles “Chip” Blankenship as Chief Executive Officer »
AEC member Arconic Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Charles “Chip” Blankenship as Chief Executive...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Valspar introduced new acrylic coating for extruded aluminum products »
Valspar has introduced Valspar Acrylicoat TM , a new, cost-effective acrylic coating with a propriety resin system develop...
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...