Company will spend US$10 million to end-finish and heat-treat casing products
The overall objective seems rather simple – build lighter vehicles by using thinner, stronger grades of steel sheet and tubes for structural components.
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.
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.
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.
MONTREAL: Delhi-Solac Inc., a Quebec-based manufacturer of steel tubing, has officially opened its plant in Kings Mountain, NC. Solaris Industries Inc., the new wholly owned subsidiary of Delhi-Solac, plans to hire about 50 employees over the next two years. The…
WELLAND, Ont.: Lakeside Steel Inc. is investing $5 million in an expansion of its Welland, Ont. operations. Its Lakeside Steel Corp. subsidiary, a steel and pipe manufacturer, will get a casing threading line to perform work that is currently outsourced…