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Modern Metal Brief Archive

January 22, 2015

The Association releases all-new Aluminum Design Manual. Aluminum wins big at the NAIAS.

Briefing, Design, Industrial Design, Research
November 20, 2014

Ford to "Make History" with new 2015 F-150.  Association releases environmental "nutrition labels" for aluminum products.

Association Work, Briefing, Environment, Innovation, LEED, Sustainability
November 7, 2014

The Aluminum Association's newly redesigned website won an award.  The impact of the mid-term elections on the aluminum industry.  A new video highlights the “Aluminum Advantage.” An infographic tells the aluminum story in building and construction.

Association Work, Briefing, Safety, Standards, Statistics
October 22, 2014

Here's a recap of what you missed as aluminum industry executives from around the country gathered for five days in our Nation's Capital.

September 9, 2014

The Right Solution. Aluminum & The Economy. Casthouse Safety Workshop Announced for October in Nashville. Driving Innovation – Tom Boney on Accelerated Aluminum Use. Extension Announced for Primary and Secondary MACT Revisions.

August 6, 2014

Association Hosts Event with Congressional Aluminum Caucus on Capitol Hill. “Weird Al’s” Ode to Aluminum Foil. Canned Beer Festivals Sweep the Nation. Fellon-McCord: Risk is Back in Electric Power and Natural Gas Markets.Download Your Copy of the 2013 Molten Metal Incident Report.

Briefing, Caucus
July 1, 2014

Sign up for a free webinar discussing the findings from the new automotive survey conducted by Ducker Worldwide.  Help level the playing field for metal in buildings.  Congressional Aluminum Caucus grows to 25 members. Top 10 reasons why summertime is aluminum time. 

June 17, 2014

New study projects major growth for automotive aluminum into high-volume vehicles. Newly redesigned Aluminum Association website wins award. Environmental Protection Agency proposes 30 percent reduction in Greenhouse Gas emissions.

Automotive Briefing
May 16, 2014

The aluminum industry invests $1 billion for modern manufacturing in the U.S. Industry maven Curt Wells joins the Aluminum Association while Parvaneh Shafiee retires. Saltcake Work Group meets with the EPA.

Association Work, Economy, Employment, Manufacturing, Safety
May 1, 2014

The Aluminum Association donated the original copy of the teal sheets to the Smithsonian Institution.  Casthouse Safety Workshop in June. SAPA’s Chizmar Named AWMI Member of the Year. Aluminum Industry Featured in Bloomberg Sustainable Energy Factbook. And more.

Advocacy, Association Work, Briefing, Energy, Safety, Standards