13
Dec

Lightweighting Innovations Challenge Issued by ALLIANCE

  Source: CompositesWorld A challenge has been issued by the Affordable Lightweight Automobiles (ALLIANCE) industry group to innovators to present

12
Dec

Ohio Axle Production Facility to Support Light-Vehicle Programs

A major engineering solutions group recently inaugurated a high-tech axle production facility in Toledo, Ohio, where the company will be able

11
Dec

Aleris Opens Kentucky Plant, Includes Heat Treatment, Annealing Capabilities

Global aluminum producer Aleris recently announced the opening of its aluminum automotive body sheet production facility in Lewisport, Kentucky, which includes heat

08
Dec

Honda Driveshaft Recall Due to Improper Heat Treating Process

Due to an improper heat treating process at a supplier, Honda is recalling 5,404 model-year 2017 Civic 2-door and 4-door

05
Dec

Wooster, OH, Auto Supplier Facility Celebrates 40th with E-Mobility Expansion

A global automotive and industrial supplier recently launched the company’s latest expansion, its U.S. center for advanced e-mobility development located

30
Nov

Hyundai Recall Traced to Heat Treatment Induction Coil

  Source: RecallMasters.com More than 400 Hyundai vehicles have been recalled due to concerns about defective crankshaft assemblies, according to

22
Nov

Rolled Aluminum for Auto Body Production Included in Logan Expansion

A flat-rolled aluminum sheet manufacturer recently broke ground on Phase II of its expansion project in Logan County, Kentucky, where

21
Nov

Auto, Aerospace Demand for Aluminum Favors Hindalco Bid

  Source: Moneycontrol.com   Aluminum manufacturer Hindalco Industries Ltd is considering a bid to acquire a U.S. maker of aluminum

09
Nov

Austenitizing, Salt Quenching Processes Enhance Auto Supplier’s Heat Treating Capabilities

A Mexico-based automotive supplier recently awarded a contract for the design and manufacture of a 1,500 lb/hr mesh belt furnace

06
Nov

Canadian Auto Parts Manufacturer Adds Chain Conveyor Oven

A Canadian automotive parts manufacturer recently contracted a chain conveyor oven to preheat aluminum billets prior to forging into automotive suspension