2703, 2019

AHSS Infographic: National Material of Mexico Capabilities

March 27th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

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 [...]

503, 2019

Introduction To Press-Hardened Steels

March 5th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

  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 [...]

2401, 2019

Steel Service Center Spotlight: NMM Monterrey

January 24th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

National Material of Mexico is one of the largest steel service manufacturers in Mexico, serving the automotive, HVAC, home appliance, motor and transformer industries. We operate in many areas throughout Mexico, with our recently [...]

1001, 2019

A Brief History of the Mexican Steel Industry

January 10th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

A Brief History of the Mexican Steel Industry The Metal Industry in Mexico currently employs 38% of all industry workers, making it among the most important sources of employment in the country. More specifically, [...]

3012, 2018

Global Tooling Resources Offers Automotive Stamping Die Solutions

December 30th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

National Material of Mexico is part of the National Material L.P (NMLP) family of companies, and our partnership with Global Tooling Resources (GTR) offers value to our friends and customers in the automotive industry [...]

1212, 2018

National Material of Mexico Utilizes Red Bud’s Steel Slitting Line For Ultra High-Tensile Materials

December 12th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

Luis Villaseñor, Director of Operations for National Material of Mexico, on NMM’s Red Bud steel slitting line which incorporates precision large arbor technology that was specially designed to address the unique demands of [...]

2811, 2018

The Creation and Life of an Advanced High-Strength Steel

November 28th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Advanced high-strength steels (AHSS) are complex materials that are revolutionizing the auto industry. Each step of the process – the various microstructures and chemical compositions – are a result of a carefully controlled heating [...]

1611, 2018

Equipment Spotlight: Utilization of the Lankhorst Roll-Stop System

November 16th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

Steel manufacturing is a BIG job producing a very large, heavy final product. Many protocols are taken to ensure the safety of the factory workers including the use of the Lankhorst roll-stop system. This [...]