Welcome to the November/December 2011 issue of AIT.
Once again, we feature an award winning paper, this time from Rio Tinto Alcan's Nick Parson, Marc Lebleu and Frederic Savard. Their paper on acid etch as an anodizing pre-treatment won the Robert L Kersman Award for Best Paper at the 2010 International Anodizing Conference, held in Montreal Canada.
Other Surface Treatment papers includes Judy Runge and Sanford Process Corporation's Mike Sung discussing a technology for corrosion protection.
Heat Treatment articles are supplied by South Africa's Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, and Morgan Thermal Ceramics. Other articles include a report on the Aluminium in Automotive conference orgainsed by Alfed and papers from Dubal and LTB.
Cover image supplied by Buss Chemtech.
The Sept/Oct 2011 issue of AIT includes features on primary and rolling as well as the usual mix of news and updates from around the globe.
The primary feature includes articles from the International Aluminium Institute, Claudius Peters, SNC Lavalin, Alstom, Nalco, UC Rusal and Dubal.
The rolling feature includes articles from Danieli, Shell and Dawson Shanahan. The issue also features a report from the recent CRU World Aluminium Conference in Barcelona, Spain.
Don't forget to click on the AIT features button to access extra features that are free to download in PDF format.
Front cover courtesy of Sohar Aluminium
Welcome to the July/August issue of AIT, which this month features an award-winning paper. Sintef's Anne Kvithyld won the Vittorio de Nora Prize Lecture at this year's TMS event in San Diego for her presentation on Recycling of Contaminated Aluminium Scrap. An abridged version is published in AIT.
Elsewhere the Casthouse feature includes papers from Rio Tinto Alcan, MQP and Precimeter, while the Secondary feature also includes a paper from Gunter Kirchner, Secretary General of the Organisation of the European Recycling Industry.
Other features include an extensive overview of the Icelandic aluminium industry, a report from the 5th Electrodes Conference held in Iceland recently and a focus on the expanding Siberian aluminium market.
Front cover courtesy of R&D Carbon.