|WMT&R is a proud to be a member of the Aluminum
Association, Inc. is the trade association for producers of primary
aluminum, recyclers and semi-fabricated aluminum products, as well as suppliers
to the industry. Based in Washington, D.C., with offices in Detroit, Michigan,
the Association provides leadership to the industry through its programs and
services which aim to enhance aluminum's position in a world of proliferating
materials, increase its use as the "material of choice," remove impediments to
its fullest use, and assist in achieving the industry's environmental, societal,
and economic objectives. Member companies operate about 200 plants in the U.S.
and many conduct business worldwide.
"The Aluminum Association advances its members'
interests through aligning its actions and services with a changing global
Westmoreland Mechanical Testing & Research, Inc. and Secat, Inc. Sign
Specialized Testing and Analysis Agreement.
September 27, 2002, Lexington, KY- Westmoreland Mechanical Testing & Research,
Inc., Youngstown, PA and Secat, Inc.,
Lexington, KY have signed an agreement to cooperate in the areas of specialized
testing and metallurgical analysis for aluminum-based materials.
This agreement establishes a basis of cooperation for
Westmoreland to increase its ability to support its customer's needs for
enhanced capability in interpretation of test results utilizing aluminum
metallurgy and process knowledge, while providing Secat with increased technical
capability in the area of specialty testing and analysis to serve current and
potential customers more effectively.
Westmoreland Mechanical Testing & Research, Inc. (www.wmtr.com)
is a leader in testing of a wide range of materials for aerospace and other
markets, with a significant capability in both routine and specialized testing
of aluminum-based materials. James D. Rossi, WMT&R Vice President, commented
that "Through the formation of this joint effort, utilizing both Secat's and
Westmoreland's extensive specialized capabilities, we look forward to providing
a unique resource for the advancement of the aluminum industry."
WMT&R is a
member of the International Titanium Association.
Westmoreland Mechanical Testing & Research, Inc. has
joined over one hundred companies globally and over two thousand representatives
in becoming a member of the International Titanium Association. The association is comprised of
producers, users, and distributors of titanium products. The ITA sponsors
seminars, workshops, committee meetings, and educational programs related to
important titanium industry issues. The Association is dedicated to developing
new application uses of titanium, protecting and enhancing existing markets, and
providing continuing education to current and potential users of titanium.
Westmoreland Mechanical Testing & Research,
Inc. is an Alliance Partner of the
National Center for Defense Manufacturing & Machining.
The NCDMM is
a Government sponsored Manufacturing Technology Center established to address
and support the broad manufacturing and machining needs of the U.S. Department
of Defense and its Suppliers. For more information visit www.ncdmm.org.