Light Metal Age

South San Francisco,  CA 
United States
  • Booth: 1003

In our 75th year, we invite you to visit our booth #1003.

Light Metal Age (LMA) is the pre-eminent magazine of the light metal world. LMA covers the technology of primary production and semi-fabrication of the light metals. Aluminum is the largest of the light metal markets and that is where LMA concentrates its attention, starting at the smelter and the entire primary production process and moving with the metal to include all semi-fabricating processes, such as extrusion, rolling, and also remelt, basically LMA covers the technology of aluminum processing. Circulation is international and goes to primary and secondary smelters; casthouses; extrusion operations; rolling mills; sheet, rod, and wire mills; and foundries. Some of the editorial topics covered in LMA include: potline technology, direct chill casting, secondary aluminum production, casthouse metal quality, furnaces and melting, filtration, extrusion and handling, automation and process control, surface technologies (such as anodizing), rolling mill technology, and markets for aluminum, and final applications, such as automotive.