Big things are happening in small-town America, where Sapa Extrusions Cressona is rapidly stepping up capacity.
LED-lighting come as a welcome relief as much of the world is looking for ways to reduce energy. Aluminium extrusion plays a key role.
This year marks the 125-year anniversary of a discovery, which enabled the production, and the use of aluminium on an industrial scale.
The 2009 global recession rocked business and economies around the world. But the North American truck trailer market is rebounding with verve: new trailer construction was up 109 percent in the first quarter of 2011 compared with the first quarter of 2010, and the outlook remains bright.