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 [...]

1810, 2018

Steel and the Heavy Truck Manufacturing Industry in Mexico

October 18th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

Just during 2017 alone, Mexico was able to increase its heavy truck exports by 7.6% with 90% of these heading to the United States. This is likely because many vehicle and heavy truck manufacturers [...]

308, 2018

Global Demand for Steel Forecast to Increase

August 3rd, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

Demand from emerging markets means that demand for steel has increased in 2018 and will continue to do so in 2019. This comes after a couple of years of volatility and contraction, with 2017 [...]

1307, 2018

Steel Service Center Spotlight: NMM Hermosillo Location

July 13th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

Designed as an automotive assembly facility, NMC's Hermosillo, Sonora plant is amongst the newest steel service centers in the National Material family, making it a strong supporting force alongside the recent expansion of National Material’s [...]

1306, 2018

Is Faster Better in The Steel Service Industry?

June 13th, 2018|Tags: , |

Rigorous competition in the steel service industry is creating an environment where steel manufacturers are feeling the pressure to fast-track processes to provide the fastest steel services to their clients. This is especially true [...]

1604, 2018

NMM Partner Corefficient Provides Value to the (Transformer) Core

April 16th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

Did you know that National Material of Mexico is part of the National Material L.P (NMLP) family of companies? The National Material group of industrial businesses have a long history of quality and service [...]

2103, 2018

National Material of Mexico Expansion Open-House Event Recap

March 21st, 2018|Tags: , , |

In early 2017, steel service center National Material of Mexico began a game-changing expansion of their Monterey, MX facilities. According to Carl Grobien, Vice President and General Manager, “To meet the demands of [...]