Steam rises from tanks where aluminum extrusions are being anodized at Pries Enterprises in Independence, IA. Pries recently finished a 50,000 sq ft expansion and installation of a state-of-the-art anodizing line. See story beginning on page 6.
Pries Installs One of the Most Advanced Anodizing Lines in the U.S.
By Rose Eaton
The Value of ET ’20 Remains Unsurpassed: Showcasing the Technical Knowledge and Best Practices for Excellence in the Extrusion Industry
By Craig Werner, ET ’20 Chairman and Kaiser Aluminum
AEC’s Dedication to Extrusion Industry Solid: ET 2020 Celebrates Milestone 50th Anniversary Interview with Jeff Henderson, president of the AEC
By Andrea Svendsen, Managing Editor
FEA in Extrusion Die Design – The Influence of Die Design on Productivity and Recovery for an AA7020 Hollow Section
By Tommaso Pinter, Almax Mori
The Coming BEV Wave: Implications for Extrusion
By Lynn Brown, Consulting Collaborative, and Rob Nelson, Almag Aluminum
Driving Business Excellence to Help Customers and Communities Thrive: Interview with Rick Merluzzi, Metal Exchange Corp.
Aluminum Safety Summit Encourages a Stronger Safety Culture Throughout the Value Chain
Top Extruders in North America – New Press Line to Increase Capacity by 30%: Interview with Steve Schabel, Alexandria Industries
ET ’20 – Papers Submitted for Presentation
ET ’20 – Exhibitor Profiles