Alcoa to restart big forging press in 1st qtr.

Feb 01, 2012 | 04:27 PM | Frank Haflich

Tags  Alcoa, Cleveland Works, 50, 000-ton forging press, Joint Strike Fighter, frank haflich

LOS ANGELES — Alcoa Inc. will start up its rebuilt 50,000-ton forging press in the first quarter after a three-and-a-half-year shutdown.

A spokesman for Pittsburgh-based Alcoa didn’t provide a more specific date for the startup of the press, generally considered one of the three largest aerospace forging presses in the United States.....





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