The efficient and very accurate VertiQuench® furnace is SECO/WARWICK’s response to the growing demands of Automotive and Aerospace Industry heat treating professionals for aluminum solution heat treatment, quench and aging.
Porsche’s brand-new and fully-connected press shop, currently under construction as part of a joint venture with Schuler Group in East German Halle (Saale), will employ a state-of-the-art laser blanking line made by Schuler. The order for the high-end technology, placed by Smart Press Shop GmbH & Co. KG, will be filled at the Schuler site in Heßdorf where production is expected to start shortly. The line is equipped with two cutting heads for processing strip material with a width of up to 1,880 mm.
Aluminium Stewardship Initiative certifies Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) against ASI Performance Standard
Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced that Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) has been successfully certified against ASI’s Performance Standard for responsible production, sourcing and stewardship of aluminium. The audit covered the Alba Calciner and Alba Smelter. Their Line 6 expansion project, inaugurated in 2019, has made Alba the world’s largest aluminium smelter outside of China.