27 03, 2019

AHSS Infographic: National Material of Mexico Capabilities

2019-04-12T19:47:54+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 Capabilities 2019-04-12T19:47:54+00:00
5 03, 2019

Introduction To Press-Hardened Steels

2019-05-29T23:36:52+00:00

  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 known as HF or Hot Formed Steel. Press Hardened Steel or Hot Formed Steels undergo a unique manufacturing process where [...]

Introduction To Press-Hardened Steels 2019-05-29T23:36:52+00:00
24 01, 2019

Steel Service Center Spotlight: NMM Monterrey

2019-01-24T19:49:20+00:00

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 renovated plant headquarters located in Monterrey. This facility is a one-stop processing powerhouse, capable of processing all types of carbon, [...]

Steel Service Center Spotlight: NMM Monterrey 2019-01-24T19:49:20+00:00
10 01, 2019

A Brief History of the Mexican Steel Industry

2019-01-10T20:11:53+00:00

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, the steel industry generates 120,000 direct jobs and 600,000 indirect jobs.  The industry has had a continuous growth trajectory as [...]

A Brief History of the Mexican Steel Industry 2019-01-10T20:11:53+00:00
12 12, 2018

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

2018-12-30T22:15:30+00:00

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 slitting these ultra-high tensile materials such as advanced high strength steel and aluminum. In addition, the system includes “hands free” [...]

National Material of Mexico Utilizes Red Bud’s Steel Slitting Line For Ultra High-Tensile Materials 2018-12-30T22:15:30+00:00
16 11, 2018

Equipment Spotlight: Utilization of the Lankhorst Roll-Stop System

2018-11-16T18:00:25+00:00

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 system was developed back in 2005 and is one of the most popular coil storage systems in the steel industry. [...]

Equipment Spotlight: Utilization of the Lankhorst Roll-Stop System 2018-11-16T18:00:25+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 Location 2018-07-13T15:02:44+00:00