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
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
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
27 03, 2019

AHSS Infographic: National Material of Mexico Capabilities

2020-04-03T21:01:11+00:00

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
28 11, 2018

The Creation and Life of an Advanced High-Strength Steel

2018-11-16T18:03:51+00:00

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 and cooling process. During the process, several strengthening mechanisms are employed to achieve a spectrum of toughness, strength, and fatigue [...]

The Creation and Life of an Advanced High-Strength Steel2018-11-16T18:03:51+00:00
13 07, 2018

Steel Service Center Spotlight: NMM Hermosillo Location

2018-07-13T15:02:44+00:00

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 Monterrey location. Strategically designed for the customer, NMC Hermosillo exemplifies the best in supply chain management. The facility was built [...]

Steel Service Center Spotlight: NMM Hermosillo Location2018-07-13T15:02:44+00:00
16 04, 2018

NMM Partner Corefficient Provides Value to the (Transformer) Core

2018-04-25T22:26:31+00:00

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 dating back to 1964. Altogether, NMLP consists of over 30 business units and is one of the largest suppliers of [...]

NMM Partner Corefficient Provides Value to the (Transformer) Core2018-04-25T22:26:31+00:00
21 03, 2018

National Material of Mexico Expansion Open-House Event Recap

2018-03-21T19:59:55+00:00

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 customers requiring advanced high-strength steels, we needed to make this investment. We decided to increase slitting capacity and improve our [...]

National Material of Mexico Expansion Open-House Event Recap2018-03-21T19:59:55+00:00