27 03, 2019

AHSS Infographic: National Material of Mexico Capabilities


More about NMM and National Material L.P. National Material of Mexico is a subsidiary of National Material L.P., operating 16 steel service centers and processing facilities in North America and shipping over 2,000,000 tons of steel annually. National Material L.P. specializes in supplying, servicing, and processing steel with unmatched efficiency and capacity due to the [...]

AHSS Infographic: National Material of Mexico Capabilities2020-04-03T21:01:11+00:00
15 03, 2019

The Applications of Advanced High-Strength Steel


What’s the material that is on the forefront of innovation in the automobile industry? If you guessed aluminum or composite steels, you guessed wrong. When it comes to increasing fuel efficiency, quality, affordability, and durability, no material has made more of a difference than Advanced High-Strength Steel (AHSS) and Ultra High Strength Steel (UHSS). [...]

The Applications of Advanced High-Strength Steel2019-03-15T21:57:48+00:00
5 03, 2019

Introduction To Press-Hardened Steels


  What are Press-Hardened Steels (PHS)? Press-Hardened Steels are Boron added (.001%-.005%) Carbon /Manganese steels that have been in use since the mid 1980’s for automotive body in white construction. These steels are also known as HF or Hot Formed Steel. Press Hardened Steel or Hot Formed Steels undergo a unique manufacturing process where [...]

Introduction To Press-Hardened Steels2019-05-29T23:36:52+00:00