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2014
June - 2014
On the Front End of the Curve – Bonnell Aluminum Shifts into Automotive Page 6
   By Andrea Svendsen
New Developments in Automotive Extrusions Offer Huge Opportunities Page 10
   By Geoff Scamans and Andrew Hall
LME Deals with Warehouse Issues and Upgrades Trading Options for Aluminum – Interview with Garry Jones, LME Page 17
Dead Zones in Dies and Their Effect on Streaking Page 20
   By Nick Parson, Chris Jowett, and Jean-Francois Beland
Emirates to Produce Half of the Gulf’s Primary Output – Interview with Abdulla J.M. Kalban, EGA Page 28
Heatsink Redesign Saves Weight and Increases Efficiency Page 30
Innovative Joining Processes Enable Increased Use of Aluminum in GM’s New Corvette Z06 and Beyond Page 32
Extrusion Design Competition Showcases Inventive Functional Designs Page 36
April - 2014
What Kind of Extruder Are You? – Self Planning Matrix for Benchmarking Extrusion Operations Page 6
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   By Craig Werner, Werner Extrusion Solutions, LLC
Southern Aluminum Finishing Goes West – New Anodizing Line Opened in Redding, CA Page 12
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The Impact of Methodological Choices on the LCA Results of Aluminum Extrusion Products Page 14
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   By Marshall Jinlong Wang, The Aluminum Association
Outlook on Aluminum Extrusion Die Industry from an Italian Die Maker, Interview with Tommaso Pinter, Alumat & Almax Mori Page 20
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Saws for Billet and Extrusion Operations Page 22
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   By Roger A.P. Fielding, BENCHMARKS
Arabal 2013 – Part II: Downstream Development in the Gulf Page 32
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   By Andrew Hall, Contributing Editor
Gearing Up Aluminum Extrusions for Automotive, Interview with Matthias Kapp, Sapa Extrusions North America Page 40
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Global Flat Rolled Product Long Term Outlook: Automotive and Aerospace to Drive Growth Page 42
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   By Goran Djukanovic, Aluminum Market Analyst
Novatec Celebrates 20 Years of Service to Aluminum Extruders Page 46
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AEC 2014 Annual Meeting Illuminates N.A. Extrusion Page 80
February - 2014
Primary Aluminum Industry in the Year 2013 & Primary Aluminum Smelters of the World: Nameplate Capacities and Shutdown Capacities on a Temporary Basis Page 6
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   By Rudolf P. Pawlek, Contributing Editor
Aluminicaste – New Remelt in Mexico: World Class Supplier of Extrusion, Rolling, and Forging Ingot Page 24
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Arabal 2013 – 30th Anniversary – Part I: Global Aluminum Outlook and Challenges Page 32
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   By Andrew Hall, Contributing Editor
The 43rd Tokyo Motor Show: Shaping a New Future Page 42
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   By Isao Nakada, Nalk Corporation
UC Rusal Implements EcoSøderberg Technology Page 45
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   By V. Mann, V. Buzunov, A. Pinaev, and V. Kolychev, UC Rusal
Oman Inagurates OARC Rolling Mill – Launches Downstream Sector Page 48
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Assessment of Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Magnesium Use in Transport Page 50
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   By Simone Ehrenberger & Horst E. Friedrich, German Aerospace Centre (DLR), Inst. of Vehicle Concepts
Redefining Tough: The New Ford F-150 Features an All-Aluminum Body Page 54
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