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SBA Honors Aranda Tooling for Export Success

Thursday, May 8, 2003
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has named Pedro Aranda, president of Aranda Tooling, Huntington Beach, CA, as 2003 Regional Exporter of the Year. Aranda Tooling, with 130 employees at its 70,000-sq.-ft. plant, is a value-added manufacturer of metal-stamped parts and assemblies. It makes parts for a number of industries with automotive being its largest market. The company exports 55 percent of its parts (as measured in sales volume) to Mexico, with other parts exported to Japan, England, China, Brazil and Korea. “International trade is very important to our nation’s economy and Aranda Tooling is an excellent example of the positive impact of exporting on the success of a business,” says Sandy Sutton, SBA district director. Aranda Tooling took top honors for the region that includes California, Hawaii, Arizona, Nevada and Guam.

Edgen Forms Alloy Products Group for Pipe

Thursday, May 8, 2003
Edgen Corp., Baton Rouge, LA, has formed the Alloy Products Group, integrating two of the company’s internal divisions, ProMetals and Radnor Alloys. The group, headed by Ken Rowley, will supply alloy pipe and piping components. Both ProMetals and Radnor are based in Houston, TX. For more, visit

Roller Die & Forming Gains ISO Certification

Wednesday, May 7, 2003
Roller Die & Forming, Louisville, KY, has been certified to ISO 9001-2000 by Perry Johnson Registrars. The firm produces rollformed parts, performs in-line secondary operations such as notching, punching and bending, and can run material to 3/16-in. thick.


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