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Orbite Aluminae starts construction

Orbite Aluminae Inc. has begun construction at its high-purity alumina production facility in Cap-Chat, Quebec.

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Metaldyne, Grede, HHI merge to form MPG

Automotive suppliers Grede Holdings LLC, HHI Group Holdings and Metaldyne LLC have merged to form global metalformer Metaldyne Performance Group Inc. (MPG).

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Superior Tube adds cutoff machining capacity

Superior Tube Co. Inc. has added electrochemical machining capacity at its Collegeville, Pa., facility.

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E-cycler sued over stormwater runoff

An electronics scrap recycler is being sued by the California Sportfishing Protection Alliance (CSPA) for alleged violations of its stormwater permit and the federal Clean Water Act.

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Aluminum extruders balk at duty request

U.S. aluminum extruders have formally objected to a duty exclusion request on 5050 aluminum extrusion products filed by a California importer of aluminum extrusions.

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Detroit ignites August ferrous scrap trading

Ferrous scrap markets across most of the United States have reportedly kicked off trading for August at prices that are mostly unchanged compared with July levels, with many expecting...

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Line pipe trade case could be near: NW Pipe

The prospects of a line pipe import trade case have been bolstered by a recent victory for domestic producers of oil country tubular goods (OCTG), Northwest Pipe Co.’s top...

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Lead battery price outlook dims

Lead battery demand is expected to be weaker than expected this fall, as intense summer heat—which usually puts stress on automotive batteries—has failed to materialize.

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Reliance buy grows aerospace stance

Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. has acquired the capital stock of Aluminium Services UK Ltd., the holding company that owns All Metal Services Ltd. (AMS), a major independent raw...

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Aleris in red despite stronger auto sales

Aleris International Inc. posted a net loss in the second quarter as a weaker mix of rolled products sales coupled with reduced rolling margins continued to offset significantly higher...

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