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February - 2010
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Primary Aluminum Smelters of the World/Primary Aluminum Industry Activities in 2009 Page 6
   By Rudolf P. Pawlek
Qatalum Smelter on Target for Full Production in 2010 Page 22
   By Joseph C. Benedyk
Hydro Aluminium's Pioneering HAL250-275 Cell Technology Page 30
   By Alton Tabereaux
Survival of the Fittest: Aluminum Industry Adapting to Unprecedented Change Page 32
   By Anna Henry
Aluminum Recycling: Economic and Environmental Benefits Page 42
   By Subodh K. Das, John A.S. Green, and J. Gilbert Kaufman
Cast House 2009 in Review Page 47
   By B. Rinderer and J. Grandfield
TITANIUM 2009 Conference and Exhibition: Looking Toward the Future in a Cyclical Downturn Page 50
   By Joseph C. Benedyk
April - 2010
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The Maintenance and Upgrade of Extrusion Presses, Part II: Upgrading Used Presses - Comparing Rebuilds with Key Features of a Modern Extrusion Press Page 6
   By Roger A.P. Fielding
Metallurgical Aspects of 6xxx Billet and the Impact of the Casting Process for Extrusion, Part I Page 14
   By J.D. Schloz and R.M. Kelly
New Platform for Aerospace Aluminum in India Page 24
New U.S. Extrusion Service Center: Building a Production Chain for Efficient Extrusion Page 27
   By Joseph C. Benedyk
Pinpointing Problems in an Extrusion Business Page 32
   By A. Klaus
Academic Outreach to Advance Extrusion Industry Growth Page 36
Unique Ideas Shine in the 2010 Aluminum Extrusion Design Competition Page 38
June - 2010
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Custom Extrusions, Custom Solutions: A Way of Life at Futura Industries Company Page 6
   By Joseph C. Benedyk
Interview with Sue Johnson, president and ceo, Futura Industries: Creating the Futura Culture Page 10
Metallurgical Aspects of 6xxx Alloys, Part II: Impact on Homogenization, Preheat, and Extrusion Processes Page 12
   By J.D. Schloz and Richard M. Kelly
Hydro's Expanding Scope of Metal Supply: Qatalum Increases Casthouse Capabilities Page 22
Double Aging of AA7075 Aluminum Alloy Page 26
   By S.V. Emani and P. Nash
Teaching Electrochemistry of Aluminum Production in Qatar Page 30
   By Halvor Kvande
Altogether Theme at Qatalum Symbolizes Ties between Norway and Qatar Page 34
   By Joseph C. Benedyk
TMS 2010: Select Topics in Aluminum Reduction Technology Page 36
   By Rudolf P. Pawlek
TMS 2010 Photo Layout Page 42
August - 2010
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World Secondary Aluminum Industry Annual Review Page 6
   By Rudolf P. Pawlek
International Temper Designation Systems for Wrought Aluminum Alloys: Part II - Thermally Treated (T Temper) Aluminum Alloys Page 16
   By Joseph C. Benedyk
Aluminum Extrusions in Solar Power Applications Page 24
   By Craig Werner
Fundamentals of Grain Refining Aluminum Alloys Page 30
   By J.D. Schloz
Hydro's New Generation Cell Technology: Ready for Action Page 38
   By Kurt Omholt Austreid
Aluminum Can Life Cycle Analysis Helps Quantify the Package's Sustainability Value: New Study Reveals Dramatic Reductions in Al Can's Environmental... Page 42
   By Marshall Jinlong Wang
Extruders Feeling Pinch of Tightening Billet Supply Page 50
   By Anna Henry
Secondary Smelting Yields Greater Demand for Scrap: Separation Technologies Help Sort it Out Page 54
   By Michael B. Jenny
Logan Aluminum Completes Recycling Center: Features First of its Kind Furnace in North America Page 56
October - 2010
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Review of Testing Methods for Anodic Coatings on Aluminum and Aluminum Alloys Page 6
   By Joseph C. Benedyk
Engineering Properties of Anodic Coatings: Protecting Aluminum Alloys against Friction and Wear Page 14
   By Joseph C. Benedyk
Alcan Engineered Products to Stand Alone: Technical Leadership in Automotive and Transport Sustained Page 19
Hungarian Red Mud Disaster: Addressing Environmental Liabilities of Alumina Residue Storage and Disposal Page 22
   By Alton T. Tabereaux
New Process Proposed for the Production of Titanium Metal from Ilmenite Page 25
   By Eli M. Feist
Aluminum Shines in Germany: Farewell Essen, Hallo Duesseldorf Page 28
Artful Display at AlUMINIUM 2010 Page 32
Sustainability is a Business Imperative - Interview with Kevin Anton, Alcoa's Chief Sustainability Officer Page 34
   By Anna Henry
December - 2010
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Airware 2198 Backbone of the Falcon Family of SpaceX Launchers Page 6
Purchase Article
   Michael Niedzinski and Chris Thompson
Aluminum Rises High on a Green Foundation at Greenbuild Page 8
   Joseph C. Benedyk
Armenal Celebrates 10th Anniversay Page 16
A New Class of Materials for Future Light Weight Vehicles: HCR-TP Sheet Metals Page 18
   Joseph C. Benedyk
The Maintenance and Upgrade of Extrusion Presses: Part III, Controls, Hydraulics, and System Integration Page 27
   Roger A.P. Fielding
Anodizing Quality Aluminum Sheet Material with High Recycled Content Page 35
   Greg Courval, Jane Allin, Gail Risto, and Barney Costello