Alcoa spending $2.2 billion to improve efficiency in Quebec plants
Aluminum giant will improve efficiencies with smaller workforce, avoid layoffs
Lakeside Steel to expand Alabama mill
Company will spend US$10 million to end-finish and heat-treat casing products
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.
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.
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.
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.
Quebec manufacturer opens US facility
MONTREAL: Delhi-Solac Inc., a Quebec-based manufacturer of steel tubing,…
Lakeside Steel investing $5M to expand Welland facility
WELLAND, Ont.: Lakeside Steel Inc. is investing $5 million…