Our daily search for industry news over the past year has revealed that most of the growth of the aluminum industry has been occurring overseas. This has been the case for some time now. In fact, in 1995 the U.S. manufactured 17% of the world’s output and consumed 29%. By 2005, U.S. production is down to 8% while usage is 22%.
The January 2017 issue of Industrial Heating features our cover story on a horizontal quench system, the importance of materials science in failure analysis, a new quarterly column, Academic Pulse, and much more.