aerospace industry

AMAG Austria Metall Extends Specialty Aluminium Supply Agreement With thyssenkrupp

AMAG Austria Metall Extends Specialty Aluminium Supply Agreement With thyssenkrupp

Austrian metals firm AMAG Austria Metall AG and German industrial supplier thyssenkrupp AG announced this week the six-month extension of their aerospace aluminium supply agreement. The half-year extension will have AMAG continue to supply thyssenkrupp’s aerospace division with premium aluminium featuring a...

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Aleris Wins Performance Award From Airbus

Cleveland rolled aluminium firm Aleris International, Inc. announced yesterday that it is the recipient of Airbus SE’s “Industrial Performance” award for 2018. The award, which was given in recognition of Aleris’ outstanding performance in the field of Aerostructures and Materials, highlighted the firm’s record for delivery of quality products and for the close and robust […]

Constellium Lands Rolled Aluminium Supply Deal With Boeing

Amsterdam rolled and extruded aluminium leader Constellium N.V. announced the execution of a new deal with The Boeing Company yesterday that will have it providing the aerospace firm the aluminium alloys necessary for constructing its commercial aircraft. The agreement is the latest of many between the two firms. Though details of the accord were scarce, […]

Arconic Lands Long-Term Aluminium Sheet Supply Contract With Boeing

Value-added aluminium firm Arconic announced Monday a new, long-term contract with The Boeing Company to supply the aerospace firm with aluminium sheet and plate for the entirety of its offerings from Boeing Commercial Airplanes. This latest contract is the biggest to date, and it builds upon a deal signed by Arconic’s predecessor-in-interest with Boeing four […]

Aleris Lands New Multi-Year Aluminium Deal with Boeing

Cleveland rolled aluminium firm Aleris International, Inc. revealed yesterday that it has come to a multi-year agreement with The Boeing Company to supply the aerospace firm with aluminium plate and sheet for a variety of its aircraft models. Specifics of the deal, including the term and financial details, were not released. However, Aleris confirmed that […]

Russian Researchers Design World’s First All-Aluminium Aircraft Engine

Researchers at a university in the Russian Federation have developed the world’s first all-aluminium aircraft engine. Russian news agency TASS reported last week that the breakthrough at Novosibirsk State Technical University in southwest Siberia. According to the Novosibirsk Region Ministry of Education, this design is the first to utilize aluminium in even heavily-stressed components. “The […]