7 04, 2020

The Evolution of Modern Steel Processing

2020-07-07T17:49:34+00:00

 What Shaped the Modern Steel Processing Industry? The development of steel can be traced back to the beginning of the Iron Age, roughly 550 B.C.E., when iron began to displace bronze in weaponry and tools because it was stronger and harder. The invention of steel came about when early metallurgists discovered that iron becomes more durable [...]

The Evolution of Modern Steel Processing2020-07-07T17:49:34+00:00
3 03, 2020

The Steel Slitting Process at National Material of Mexico

2020-07-07T17:41:35+00:00

 The steel slitting process involves taking large coils of rolled steel (main or master coils) and creating smaller coils by slitting the sheet to two or more strands. It is typically the final step in steel processing and sets the final dimensions of the steel coils for manufacturing. This process begins at the uncoiler, where the [...]

The Steel Slitting Process at National Material of Mexico2020-07-07T17:41:35+00:00
12 02, 2020

The Evolution of Advanced High Strength Steel

2020-05-12T20:27:52+00:00

  In order to achieve the demand for a steel with higher strength while retaining its formability. Advanced high strength steels (AHSS) were developed during mid-1990’s. Early efforts to obtain lighter weight and enhanced crash performance in vehicles were aimed at the development of high strength low alloy (HSLA) steel but AHSS has become [...]

The Evolution of Advanced High Strength Steel2020-05-12T20:27:52+00:00
22 01, 2020

What Does It Mean to Be an ISO-Certified Steel Processor?

2020-04-01T21:34:25+00:00

What is the International Standard Organization? In a global marketplace, without checks and balances in place, it would be difficult to maintain consistency and quality across industries and nations. The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is an independent, non-governmental, international organization that solves this problem by developing standards to ensure the quality, safety, and [...]

What Does It Mean to Be an ISO-Certified Steel Processor?2020-04-01T21:34:25+00:00
8 01, 2020

Unmatched Logistical Advantage: National Material of Mexico Steel Processing Capabilities

2020-04-01T21:37:34+00:00

National Material of Mexico (NMM) is part of National Material Limited Partnership (NMLP) steel division, which is one of the largest independent steel service centers in North America. NMLP operates 16 steel service centers in North America and processes and ships over 2,000,000 tons of steel annually. NMM’s service centers are located strategically in [...]

Unmatched Logistical Advantage: National Material of Mexico Steel Processing Capabilities2020-04-01T21:37:34+00:00
3 01, 2020

How Your Champagne Toast This New Year Supported the Steel Industry (And Other Unique Places You Can Find Steel)

2020-01-18T23:21:20+00:00

The Dynamism of the Steel Industry 200-foot-tall turbines on the high seas, a millimetrically sharp surgical tool on an operation table, roller coaster tracks in a Disney theme park: these are just some of the things that require the extreme strength and durability of steel. This great metal, a builder of society, has found itself [...]

How Your Champagne Toast This New Year Supported the Steel Industry (And Other Unique Places You Can Find Steel)2020-01-18T23:21:20+00:00
31 10, 2019

NMM Provides Short Lead Times for Corefficient Transformer Core Manufacturer

2020-01-18T23:22:32+00:00

It is through strategic B2B partnerships that companies truly begin to flourish, and the working relationship between National Material of Mexico (NMM) and transformer core manufacturer, Corefficient, is no exception. Corefficient’s headquarters are located within miles of the steel service leader National Material of Mexico, and this close proximity ensures that Corefficient maintains a [...]

NMM Provides Short Lead Times for Corefficient Transformer Core Manufacturer2020-01-18T23:22:32+00:00
30 07, 2019

Contribution of Mexican Steel Industry to Global Steel

2020-04-03T20:56:18+00:00

Contribution of the Mexican steel industry to global steel The positive impact of the metallurgical industry in Mexico today and throughout its history is well known. Not only is it one of the most important sources of employment for the nation, it has also achieved a sustained growth trajectory over the years. Mexican steel [...]

Contribution of Mexican Steel Industry to Global Steel2020-04-03T20:56:18+00:00
9 06, 2019

Automotive Steel History and the Future of Automobile Manufacturing

2020-04-01T21:42:55+00:00

History of automotive steel The year was 1885. The internal combustion engine had  been invented and gasoline could  be found in pharmacies, as a stain remover. One day, Karl Benz put gasoline in his engine and revolutionized the world by inventing the first modern car. With a single external piston, an electric spark, a [...]

Automotive Steel History and the Future of Automobile Manufacturing2020-04-01T21:42:55+00:00