Archive for January, 2018

Novelis Expands Aluminum Capabilities with Kentucky Investment

Novelis Expands Aluminum Capabilities with Kentucky Investment

Novelis Inc., a major player in aluminum rolling and recycling, has announced plans to build an approximately $300 million automotive aluminum sheet manufacturing facility in Guthrie, Kentucky.

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Shape Corp Acquiring Aluminum Extruder Magnode

Shape Corp Acquiring Aluminum Extruder Magnode

Shape Corp. has come to terms on a purchase agreement to acquire Ohio-based aluminum extruder, Magnode. The deal comes after a successful business relationship between that two companies that included collaboration on engineering projects.

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Predicting the Future of Lightweight Vehicle Composites

Predicting the Future of Lightweight Vehicle Composites

To accelerate the development of new, economical long carbon fiber composites, the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) worked with a team of leading experts to develop a series of engineering tools.

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Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Joins LIFT To Enhance Its Automotive Light-Weighting Research

By on January 10, 2018 in IN THE NEWS
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Joins LIFT To Enhance Its Automotive Light-Weighting Research

Lightweight Innovations For Tomorrow announced Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. has officially joined the institute to advance the group’s research into lightweight metals, therefore reducing the weight of future vehicles.

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