Aluminum supplier Alcoa to split into 2 companiesMon, 28, Sep 2015
Ford, Alcoa plan to replace more steel with aluminum in F-150Mon, 14, Sep 2015
Ford said it would begin using a new type of aluminum from supplier Alcoa to make some parts for the F-150 pickup later this year, in a step toward eventually replacing more steel components with aluminum.
Alcoa plans new r&d center for advanced 3D printing processesThu, 03, Sep 2015
Metals company Alcoa said today it will invest $60 million to expand its r&d center in Pennsylvania to explore ways to make 3D printing viable on an industrial scale to produce parts for the aerospace, automotive and construction sectors.
Alcoa receives committment for $259 million U.S. loan to expand aluminum outputThu, 26, Mar 2015
The U.S. Department of Energy has offered a conditional commitment to lend Alcoa Inc. $259 million to expand automotive aluminum sheet production capacity at the supplier's Tennessee factory, reviving a long-dormant loan program to support the development of energy-efficient vehicles.
Alcoa signals key improvement in auto aluminum, lands new customerThu, 04, Dec 2014
Aluminum giant Alcoa said today it has solved one of the biggest wrinkles automakers wrestle with when stamping aluminum body panels: formability. The supplier said it has at least one customer for the aluminum sheet produced by its new Micromill process.