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Rolled Alloys Canada names vice president, director Canadian operations

April 8, 2004

Rolled Alloys Canada Inc., Mississauga, Ont., has named Hugh Khan as vice president and director of Canadian operations.Khan joined the company as sales manager in 1996. Previously, he spent eight...

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Rexarc appoints president

April 8, 2004

Rexarc Intl. Inc. has appointed Robert Moyer as president. Previously, Moyer served as the company's executive vice president.The 75-year-old West Alexandria, Ohio-based company produces welding...

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Roll-Kraft, Bull Moose Tube reach agreement

April 8, 2004

Mentor, Ohio-based Roll-Kraft and Chesterfield, Mo.-based Bull Moose Tube have reached an agreement regarding tube and pipe tooling for 2004.Roll-Kraft will supply new tooling for various size Bull...

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ASKO names North American sales director

April 8, 2004

ASKO Inc., Homestead, Pa., has promoted Mark. G. Nicholas to the newly created post of director of sales, North America. In his new position, Nicholas oversees all products and services sales in the...

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ILMA signs alliance with OSHA

April 8, 2004

The Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association (ILMA), Alexandria, Va., has formed an alliance with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) that will help the association move...

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ITW ROCOL, Sugimura extend licensing agreement

April 8, 2004

ITW ROCOL™ North America, a division of Illinois Tool Works, has announced the extension of its licensing agreement with Sugimura of Nagoya Japan for manufacturing all Cedar Lubricants®...

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RIA honors Delmia Corp. executive

April 8, 2004

Delmia Corp., a Dassault Systèmes company in Auburn Hills, Mich., has announced that company executive Robert G. Brown has received the Robotics Industry Association's (RIA) Joseph F. Engelberger...

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JETCAM signs new dealer for Hungary

April 8, 2004

JETCAM International has signed graphIT Ltd. as a reseller for its sheet metal and aerospace CAD/CAM software for the Hungarian market. Based in Budapest, graphIT also is a distributor for the...

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Metalworking association to hold government action meeting

April 7, 2004

The Precision Metalforming Association's (PMA's) Southern California District is ramping up efforts to become politically active in California. The organization is gathering information about other...

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Wise words from the mountaintop—Part 4

April 6, 2004

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Editor's Note: This is the fourth episode in a mountaintop dialog that Gerald has been having with a "wise business guru." They have been talking about customers and the time line of money.

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Titanium—You can weld it!

April 6, 2004

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"Titanium need not be all that hard to weld!"The American Welding Society (AWS)1said it, and I agree. Well-done titanium welds look like frozen mercury: shiny and reflective. A couple of basic factors make titanium different from other metals. These unique characteristics, and a lack of...

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Don't throw away your profit margin

April 6, 2004

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Grinding applications can be divided into three broad categories, especially with regard to tube and pipe:Welding preparation and heavy metal removalMetal fabrication and constructionLight metal removal, finishing and sharpeningAbrasives for grinders come in many grains, shapes, and product designs...

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Personality + Protection

April 6, 2004

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Being expected to wear more than one hat at work these days is commonplace??but not more than one welding helmet.

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Next-generation synthetic forming fluids

April 6, 2004

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Successful metal forming, stamping, and deep drawing depend on three basic elements: the metal substrate, tooling, and lubrication.

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Sizing up servo presses

April 6, 2004

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Servo-powered presses will not replace all flywheel mechanical presses. Each technology has its advantages and disadvantages, depending on the stamping application.

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