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2014-08-29 20:21:31

DUBLIN, August 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4265ck/casting_and) has announced the addition of the "Casting and Forging Market in Europe 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4265ck/casting_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Casting is a manufacturing process in which molten or liquid metal is poured into a mold made of sand,...

2014-08-22 08:22:01

DUBLIN, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Ferroalloy (Ferrochrome, Ferromanganese, Ferrosilicon and Others) Market - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast to 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Ferroalloy refers to compounds that contain iron as well as other elements such as silicon, manganese and chromium. Ferroalloy is commonly manufactured through the...

2014-08-04 12:21:45

DETROIT, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), announced today that Dr. Jody N. Hall, former Technical Integration Engineer at General Motors Company Global Body Manufacturing Engineering Center in Warren, Michigan, will succeed Ronald P. Krupitzer as Vice President Automotive Market for the Institute. Krupitzer, who has held the position for 13 years, will retire at the end of the...

2014-07-30 12:24:42

ALBANY, New York, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research has published a new market report titled "High Performance Alloys Market (Non-ferrous Alloys, Platinum Group Metal Alloys, Refractory Metal Alloys and Superalloys) for Aerospace, Industrial Gas Turbines, Industrial, Automotives, Oil & Gas, Electronic & Electrical and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020." According to the report,...

2014-07-29 12:37:06

DUBLIN, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Shape Memory Alloy Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 SMAs are advanced materials that remember their original shape after being strained at a certain temperature. SMAs exhibit two important thermodynamic properties: pseudoelasticity and shape memory. They have a wide range of applications in various industries such as the...

3d printed rocket nozzle
2014-07-29 03:30:50

Elizabeth Landau, NASA JPL / Cynthia Eller, Caltech 3-D printers can create all kinds of things, from eyeglasses to implantable medical devices, straight from a computer model and without the need for molds. But for making spacecraft, engineers sometimes need custom parts that traditional manufacturing techniques and standard 3-D printers can't create, because they need to have the properties of multiple metals. Now, researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California,...

2014-07-25 23:00:16

SizeMetal.com Features High-Quality, Durable Materials Designed to Withstand Water, Sanitizers, and Harsh Chemicals Ontario, CA (PRWEB) July 26, 2014 SizeMetal.com, a leading online vendor of diamond plate aluminum and stainless steel sheets and plates, is pleased to announce the launch of its new website. In celebration of this development, SizeMetal.com is offering 30 percent off its line of high-quality, durable materials. SizeMetal.com strives to provide outstanding customer service,...

2014-07-24 23:09:43

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on High Performance Alloys markets. Global market for High Performance Alloys is projected to reach 619.6 thousand metric tons by 2020, driven by growing demand in major end-use sectors such as aerospace, turbines, chemical process industry, construction, electronic and electrical engineering, oil & gas, and automotive, among others. San Jose, California (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – High performance alloys...

2014-07-21 04:20:48

- $1.625 billion acquisition of Severstal Columbus to be funded with available cash and debt FORT WAYNE, Ind., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of Severstal Columbus, LLC ("Columbus") from OAO Severstal. Located in northeast Mississippi, Columbus is one of the newest and most technologically advanced mini-mills in North America. Steel Dynamics will purchase...

2014-07-21 04:20:43

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) said today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Severstal North America's integrated steelmaking assets located in Dearborn, Michigan for $700 million in cash. The acquisition also includes a cokemaking facility and interests in three joint ventures that process flat-rolled steel products. Summary of Benefits: -- Increased scale enhances company's ability to better serve customers -- Highly modernized...


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2005-05-26 09:40:46

Lead is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Pb (L. Plumbum) and atomic number 82. A soft, heavy, toxic and malleable poor metal, lead is bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes to dull gray when exposed to air. Lead is used in building construction, lead-acid batteries, bullets and shot, and is part of solder, pewter, and fusible alloys. Lead has the highest atomic number of all stable elements. (But see the article on Bismuth, which has a half life so long it can...

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