Not many decades have passed since humans realized that our technological advances threatened the global environment. That realization was slow in coming, as data points gathered from all over the world indicated that the Earth had become too small to contain our production and its side effects. Since then, the human genius has turned toward [...]
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“2020 has certainly been a humbling year for many reasons, one that will never be forgotten,”Carl Grobien, Vice President of Operations at National Material of Mexico.Grobien’s quote is true of the world, and it is certainly true of the Mexican steel processing industry. In the spirit of looking back, and looking forward, we reflect [...]
A Holiday Message From National Material of Mexico’s VP and General Manager, Carl Grobien 2020 has certainly been a humbling year for many reasons, one that will never be forgotten. There has not been one person untouched by the pandemic, which also means there has been an opportunity to be closer with each other like never before. [...]
Advanced High Strength Steel: An Introduction Of the thousands of available steel grades, among the most exciting are the line of advanced high strength steels. Advanced high strength steel (AHSS) refers to steel that provides high-strength (up to 2,000 MPa) and durability while maintaining formability. These particular grades of steel have become synonymous [...]
At NMM, we believe that our network is our net worth. Each of our state-of-the-art-steel processing Mexico facilities count on the alliance network of 7 strategic locations in Mexico: Monterrey, Hermosillo, Queretaro, Puebla, San Luis Potosi, Guanajuato, and Aguascalientes.Our facilities offer the following steel processing capabilities:Hot rolled and cold rolledgalvanized and galvannealprepaintedaluminizedaluminumslittinggrain-oriented and non-oriented electrical steelISO-9002 [...]
Steel has undertaken many tasks, each more impressive than the last. Beginning with being crafted into legendary swords, steel has subsequently traversed the Atlantic Ocean as a telegraph wire, moved masses along rail lines, and conquered city skylines, changing our cultural landscapes forever. Steel’s most impressive feat, however, may be its dominance of paradoxes. Steel [...]
In the metal processing world, every new contract comes as a new and customized challenge. Increased demand for steel coils with finer width and length parameters have ushered in an era of more robust precision slitting – with technological advancements in slitting equipment, software, and tooling practices fueling the wave. Slitting is a metal manufacturing process [...]
State-of-the-art slitters, cut-to-length lines, blanking lines, and warehousing capabilities, combined with an experienced and well trained work force, makes National Material of Mexico the perfect choice to serve our customer’s needs. Strategic locations throughout Mexico offer a logistical advantage leading to more efficient service with the better use of the customer’s resources. NMM is a [...]
Since its inception, the steel industry has relied on pioneering business practices and has tapped into the economy of unmet needs. At the onset of the North American steel industry, this meant vertical business integration and building bridges, railroads, and ships to transport the products of emerging industries. Today, as the steel industry continues [...]
National Material of Mexico delivers value to customers by providing high quality steel processing just in-time. Through strategic partnerships empowered by the National Material L.P. brand, National Material of Mexico is your “all in one” shop for steel processing and storage. Focused on supply chain management and the best practices in the global [...]