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EVS METAL ACQUIRES THE HOLDEN COMPANY

Riverdale, NJ – August 22, 2008 — EVS Metal, Inc., a leading supplier of custom fabricated sheet metal, integration, machined parts and engineering services, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the Holden Company located in Keene, New Hampshire. Holden, founded in 1926, specializes in heavier, more complex precision weldments and assemblies, is … Continue reading “EVS METAL ACQUIRES THE HOLDEN COMPANY”

EVS ANNOUNCES THE ADDITION OF AMADA FO 4020NT LASER TO TEXAS FACILITY

Riverdale, NJ – August 6, 2008 — EVS Metal, Inc., a leading supplier of custom fabricated sheet metal, integration, machined parts and engineering services, is proud to announce the addition of an Amada FO 4020NT 4000 watt laser to it’s EVS Texas Facility. The FO 4020NT raises the bar on function and performance with increased … Continue reading “EVS ANNOUNCES THE ADDITION OF AMADA FO 4020NT LASER TO TEXAS FACILITY”

ISM factory index rises to 1-year high of 54.7%

By Rex Nutting, MarketWatch Last Update: 11:08 AM ET May 2, 2007 WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — U.S. factory activity improved in April after seven weak months, easing fears about the fragile U.S. economic expansion. The Institute for Supply Management manufacturing index rose to 54.7% in April from 50.9% in March, the private trade group reported Tuesday. … Continue reading “ISM factory index rises to 1-year high of 54.7%”

Study Shows that Product Redesigns Could Slow Foreign Outsourcing

Improved Product Design Practices Would Make U.S. Manufacturing More Cost Effective A Case to Consider Before Outsourcing to China This study from Software maker Booth Dewhurst, implies that it can be advantageous for U.S. companies to do a better job of integrating cost analysis into product design, to enable the development of innovative products that … Continue reading “Study Shows that Product Redesigns Could Slow Foreign Outsourcing”

EVS METAL announces the addition of the Window Touch®-3

Riverdale, NJ – November 1, 2006 – EVS Metal is proud to announce the addition of the Window Touch hardware insertion machine to our already formidable collection of hardware insertion equipment. The machine’s capability of inserting up to four different pieces of hardware in one handling will directly increase productivity and will help EVS achieve … Continue reading “EVS METAL announces the addition of the Window Touch®-3”

EVS METAL announces the addition of the ID40ST Spot Welder

Riverdale, NJ – October 25, 2006 – EVS Metal is proud to announce the addition of two ID40ST Spot Welders to its already formidable collection of spot welding equipment. Capable of delivering 30,000 amps of accurate and consistent welding current, Amada’s ID40ST produces superior finished products, free of the burn spots and uneven welds that typically … Continue reading “EVS METAL announces the addition of the ID40ST Spot Welder”

EVS Metal in the news

Riverdale manufacturer increases customer base, delivers on smaller jobs BY TIM O’REILEY DAILY RECORD RIVERDALE — As the sales outlook grew steadily gloomier five years ago, the co-owners of EVS Metal decided to put all their chips on red, in the words of president Scott Berkowitz. The company, which makes sheet metal enclosures to precise-enough … Continue reading “EVS Metal in the news”

Arcelor-Mittal agreement lifts Asian steelmakers

By Ilya Garger, MarketWatch Last Update: 5:03 AM ET Jun 26, 2006 HONG KONG (MarketWatch) — Asian steel shares got a boost Monday after an agreement between Mittal Steel Co. and Arcelor SA to create the world’s largest steel company raised expectations of further industry consolidation in a region that boasts four of the world’s … Continue reading “Arcelor-Mittal agreement lifts Asian steelmakers”

Chile Urges Copper Exploration Amid Rally in Prices

May 17 (Bloomberg) — Chile’s Mining Minister Karen Poniachik urged metals producers to take advantage of a rally in copper prices and increase exploration in the country. Chile, the world’s biggest producer of copper, still has new deposits yet to be discovered, she said. The country accounts for 35 percent of copper mined worldwide. To … Continue reading “Chile Urges Copper Exploration Amid Rally in Prices”

Alcoa more than doubles profit

Results build on ‘robust’ transport, aerospace demand By Jim Jelter, MarketWatch Last Update: 5:53 PM ET Apr 10, 2006 SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Global aluminum giant Alcoa Inc. said late Monday that first-quarter profit more than doubled, bolstered by a 16% jump in sales in a market driven by strong demand from the commercial transportation … Continue reading “Alcoa more than doubles profit”