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Roofing-Panel Maker Orders
Third Red Bud Blanking Line

Friday, February 15, 2008
Petersen Aluminum Corp., Elk Grove Village, IL, manufacturer of Pac-Clad metal roofing panels and other building products and fabricated-metal and rollformed products, has ordered its third precision-blanking line from Red Bud Industries, Red Bud, IL. The line will include a high-speed hydraulic shear, three-side blank-support drop stacker with automatic part diverter, and a precision grip-feed system for production of blanks with length tolerances of plus or minus 0.005 in. Coil capacity: 50,000 lb, 72 in. wide, 0.135-in. material thickness. Learn more at; take an online plant tour of Petersen Aluminum at

Nucor to Acquire Cincinnati, OH-Based Scrap Broker

Friday, February 15, 2008
Nucor Corp., Charlotte, NC, has signed a purchase agreement to acquire the stock of SHV North America Corp., which owns The David J Joseph Co., Cincinnati, OH, a scrap broker (and the broker of ferrous scrap to Nucor since 1969). The David J Joseph company has five main businesses—brokerage services, scrap processing, mill and industrial services, rail services and self-service auto parts. It operates 35 yards and owns more than 2000 scrap-related railcars. The company will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Nucor. Learn more at

SoCal Stamper Earns ISO Registration

Thursday, February 14, 2008
All-New Stamping Co., El Monte, CA, has earned ISO 9001/AS 9100 registration. The firm operates a 40,000-sq.-ft. stamping and fabricating shop with more than 150 employees and high-tonnage stamping presses, automated turret presses, CNC press brakes and other state-of-the-art equipment. Its ERP-system providers, The Attivo Group, Irvine, CA, provided certification consulting services to review, streamline and further automate planning and execution processes in the Macola ERP system (from Exact Software, Andover, MA) at All-New Stamping. From start to finish, registration took 6 months. All-New Stamping is online at; learn more about The Attivo Group and Macola software at


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