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From the Floor - Bridge Girder Fabrication Part 2 - Welding

In our last post about short span bridge girders we showed some photos of the tub girders after we formed them in our long single ram press. In another process, we weld studs onto the bridge girders as shown in the photo below.

From the Floor – Thick Wall Cylinder Rolling

When customers face big challenges they search for a supplier of big ideas and big solutions. AT&F recently rolled nearly 9” thick flat plates into cylinders for just such a customer. The pressure vessel shell segments are a combination of 1/4" thick 304 Stainless Steel plate and 8 ½” thick carbon steel backer plate fused by the explosion cladding process. AT&F used the largest plate roll in North America to roll the thick flat plate into cylinder segments in just a few hours at its headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio.

From the Floor - Short Span Bridge Girders

Bridge girders, like the formed ones pictured below, will be used to replace tens of thousands of aging short span bridges throughout the country. These girders are a critical component of state-of-the-art bridge technology which drastically increases the speed that bridges can be built. See more about AT&F's bridge girder fabrication here.

From the Floor - Stainless Steel Rail Components

We are packaging some beautiful stainless steel rail parts for shipment today. These parts will end up being used as side sills for locomotives.

From the Floor - Clean Energy Cellulosic Ethonol Unit

We had the honor of having our customer on site to witness the inaugural use of our newest Cellulosic Ethonol unit. This biofuel unit was produced by AT&F Advanced Metals located in Orrville Ohio, specializing in corrosion resistant metals including titanium, zirconium, and hastelloy. Read more about AT&F Advance Metals capabilities here.

AT&F Sees World of Opportunity with India Expansion

CLEVELAND (August 20, 2015) –AT&F is expanding its operations in India, where it is opening a 90,000-square-foot (8,400-square-meter) state-of-the-art steel processing facility to take advantage of the country’s vast resources and rapid civic development.

AT&F’s new 5-axis water jet cutter adds complex cutting ability for a variety of customer materials

CLEVELAND (June 23, 2015) – AT&F, a world leader in large-scale metal fabrication, has expanded the array of services available to its customers with the addition of a five-axis water jet cutting system.

Water Jet Cutting Capabilities Now Available at AT&F

AT&F is BIG in Bridge – Awarded AISC certification

CLEVELAND (May 8, 2015) — AT&F, one of the world’s leading large-scale metal fabricators, has been awarded certification by the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC). This now allows AT&F to perform work on a variety of bridge projects requiring an AISC-certified contractor and expands the ways in which AT&F can serve its customers.

Steel Fabrication Facility Expansion in India

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