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Bohler-Uddeholm becomes voestalpine High Performance Metals

Bohler-Uddeholm Corporation has been renamed voestalpine High Performance Metals Corporation effective April 1st, 2018, this re-naming aligns the United States with the corporate group we have been part of since 1997.

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McCormick Place
November 6-9, 2017
Chicago, IL

FABTECH Profile Page

WEBINAR: Uddeholm Formvar

Learn more about this steel grade for Forging.
September 14, 1-2 CST. 

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Las Vegas Convention Center
December 5-7, 2017
Las Vegas, NV 

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NADCA 2017

Die Casting Congress & Tabletop
September 18-20, 2017
Atlanta, GA 

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WEBINAR: The Do's and Don'ts of Forging Dies

Learn more about the factors affecting forging die performance, tool steel selection, die manufacturing and maintenance. 

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BLADE Show 2017

Booth #722
June 2-4
Atlanta, GA 

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Forge Fair 2017

Forge Fair 2017
Booth #255 
April 4 - 6
Cleveland, OH

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Webinar: Metalforming and Uddeholm Vanadis 8 SuperClean

Uddeholm Vanadis 8 SuperClean sets a new standard for Powder Metallurgical (PM) Tool Steel.
Learn more in this recorded webinar. 

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Meet us at FABTECH 2016, Booth #C18047, November 16-18, Las Vegas. 

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WEBINAR: Improving Your Bottom Line with PVD Coatings

Did you miss our free webinar Improve your bottom line with PVD Coatings? Learn more how coatings can improve tool and die performance in conjunction with good tool building practices.

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Uddeholm Idun

Introducing Uddeholm Idun, the first patented corrosion resistant tool holder grade on the market. With this new grade, we offer a safe and reliable fast forward button to finished tool holders for indexable inserts.

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IMTS 2016

At IMTS in September, Bohler-Uddeholm will introduce Uddeholm Idun, the first patented corrosion resistant tool holder grade on the market.
Come see us in Chicago, Booth W-1685. 

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Blade Show 2016

Visit us at the Blade Show, June 3-5, Atlanta, GA.

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Amerimold 2016

Come see us at Amerimold 2016, Booth #335, June 15-16, Novi, MI.

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ET'16 - The International Aluminum Extrusion Technology Seminar

Introducing two new steel grades for aluminum extrusion tooling: Villares VEX® and Uddeholm Formvar®.
Come see us at ET'16, Booth #1300 to learn more.

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New Tool Steel and PVD Coating Service Center in Cleveland, OH.

We are proud to announce that the new joint Bohler-Uddeholm Service Center and eifeler Coatings Technology PVD Coating Center are open for business.

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The 10 Keys to Good Heat Treatment

The 10 Keys to Good Heat Treatment

This free webinar focuses on understanding the 10 Key Factors leading to Good Heat Treatment.
Join us March 10th, 2pm EST.

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PVD Coatings and Tool Steel Selection for Plastic Molding

Mold users are driving an increased use of physical vapor deposition (PVD) coatings, and this has generated questions and concerns from mold builders as they select materials from which to manufacture their molds. Learn about it in Moldmaking Technology 1/2016.

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Join our free Metalforming Webinar

Selecting the Right Tool Steel for Your Metalforming Application
November 18th, 2pm EST

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Concordia University student joins the Bohler-Uddeholm Sales Apprentice program

Meet Steve Zubrzycki, our latest Sales Apprentice.

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Bohler-Uddeholm CEO at Concordia University Chicago

Bohler-Uddeholm CEO meets Students at the Concordia University Chicago

Bohler-Uddeholm takes part in the Concordia University Chicago's "A Talk with Senior Leaders" initiative.

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Uddeholm Dievar - Not your ordinary Hot Work tool steel

Watch this short presentation to learn more about the properties of Uddeholm Dievar and the benefits of selecting a better tool steel for die casting, extrusion and forging.

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Heat Checking

Put a check on heat checking

Heat checking is a common die casting problem, reducing the longevity and performance of the dies. Cleaner and more homogenous die steels can improve it. Read more in this article from Die Casting Engineer 3/2014.

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Bohler-Uddeholm Service Center, 1050 Remington Rd., Schaumburg, Illinois

New Bohler-Uddeholm Service Center in Schaumburg, IL.

Our Schaumburg, IL, Steel Store has moved a short distance and is now a Bohler-Uddeholm Service Center. We will continue to stock for and service all of our Steel Store customers. Our inventory consist of Cold Work, Hot Work and Plastics grades. Welcome to 1050 Remington Rd., Schaumburg.

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Improving the performance of transfer dies

High-strength work materials dramatically increases the performance requirements on the stamping and forming tools used. James Kaszynski explains how to increase tool life under these demanding conditions in this article from Stamping Journal March/April 2015.

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Presentation at Great Designs in Steel Conference May 2015

Great designs in steel

Bohler-Uddeholm and Uddeholms AB made a joint presentation at the 2015 Great Designs in Steel Conference with the title "Tooling Solutions and Processing Parameters Designed for Stamping and Forming Advanced High-Strength Steels".

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Bohler-Uddeholm H13 Rounds Surcharge

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Powder Metal Steel

Bohler-Uddeholm makes PM steel using the most advanced manufacturing method - 3rd Generation Technology

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Buffalo Precision

Flatground Steel and Drill Rod Sales

Now Available - The Uddeholm App

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New Service Center in Grand Prairie, Texas

Press release November 13, 2013:
Bohler Uddeholm Corporation announces the opening of our Grand Prairie Texas Service Center.

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Bohler-Uddeholm Corporation Adds Edge Wire Capacity

Press release April 18 2012: Bohler-Uddeholm Corporation announces the expansion of the high-speed steel edge wire capacity at our South Boston, Virginia manufacturing facility.

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voestalpine Edelstahl expands its powder-metallurgical product range capacity for the Böhler and Uddeholm brands

Press release 2012-03-01

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Meet the Next Generation of Tool Steels

Increased demand for safer and more fuel efficient vehicles have catapulted the industry toward the use of high-strength low-alloy (HSLA) and advanced high-strength steels (AHSS). Metalformers are left with the difficult tasks of blanking, forming, and trimming these new steels. The escalating demands on these steels are discussed in this article from Metalforming Magazine, 8/2010.

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Specialized Apprenticeship Training

Learn more about Bohler-Uddeholm's specialized apprenticeship program for young professionals.

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