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May 17, 2011  

Alcoa spending $2.2 billion to improve efficiency in Quebec plants

Aluminum giant will improve efficiencies with smaller workforce, avoid layoffs

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April 29, 2011  

Lakeside Steel to expand Alabama mill

Company will spend US$10 million to end-finish and heat-treat casing products

News Metals Business Operations Operations Production Technology
March 29, 2011  

Lighter steel, safer vehicles

The overall objective seems rather simple – build lighter vehicles by using thinner, stronger grades of steel sheet and tubes for structural components.

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February 28, 2011  

Lakeside Steel to build new $15M plant

Lakeside Steel plans to build a standalone, state-of-the-art end finishing and heat treatment facility for tubular steel products and is adding thermal processing capabilities at its Welland, Ont. operations.

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February 24, 2011  

New metals research lab opens in Hamilton

The Government of Canada has opened a $40-million state-of-the-art federal laboratory that will provide technology and innovation support to industries that manufacture mineral and metal products.

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January 12, 2011  

New plant to make large diameter pipe

An Alberta wholesale distributor of oil and gas drilling fluids, steel pipe and piping products, is teaming up with a Chinese specialty steel manufacturer to produce large-diameter seamless steel pipe in Edmonton.

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September 2, 2010  

Quebec manufacturer opens US facility

MONTREAL: Delhi-Solac Inc., a Quebec-based manufacturer of steel tubing,

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February 9, 2010  

Lakeside Steel investing $5M to expand Welland facility

WELLAND, Ont.: Lakeside Steel Inc. is investing $5 million