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Dust-Collection Doodles Online

Friday, August 8, 2014
 
Imperial Systems, Jackson Center, PA, a manufacturer of dust-collection equipment, has kicked off a doodle-video campaign on its website, www.isystemsweb.com/. The brief animated videos present the firm’s technology in a creative yet informative , and also address some “hot topics” related to dust collection. The firm promises to upload a new video each month.

Alcoa Grant to Fuel Vehicle-Lightweighting Research

Friday, August 8, 2014
 
The Center for Automotive Research (CAR) has received a $175,000 grant from Alcoa Foundation to support CAR’s research into technologies for the lightweighting of vehicles. Research efforts focus on cost-benefit analysis of designing with lightweight materials, and on advanced forming and joining processes. The grant also will support an effort by internship students to collect manufacturing case-study data; www.cargroup.org/.

Red Bud Slitting Lines Pulling Duty at Roofing-Panel Manufacturer

Wednesday, August 6, 2014
 
Petersen Aluminum Corp., Elk Grove Village, IL, a manufacturer of metal roofing panels, has installed new slitting lines at its facilities in Acworth, GA and Tyler, TX. Both lines, from Red Bud (IL) Industries, process prepainted material and boast low passlines and a small footprint, avoiding the need for costly foundation work; www.redbudindustries.com/. Petersen is online at www.pac-clad.com/.

 

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