Alcoa aims to capture aerospace demand

May 29, 2014 | 03:14 PM | Nathan Laliberte

Tags  Alcoa, Klaus Kleinfeld, aerospace, 3D printing, jet engine parts, Nathan Laliberte

NEW YORK — Alcoa Inc. has broken ground on a $100-million aerospace expansion in La Porte, Ind., where it will produce nickel-based superalloy parts for jet engines.

The 320,000-square-foot facility will expand Alcoa’s reach from structural engine components for business and regional jets to military aircraft and large commercial aircraft, including narrow- and wide-body airplanes, the Pittsburgh-based company said May 29.....





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