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Appendix I LISTING OF THE INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATIONS IN THE U.S. TITANIUM INDUSTRY The panel' s primary concerns were with national policy matters and it was not within ~ ts scope to make a definitive listing of all U.S. titanium producers and their product areas.a Moreover, given the promi se and vitality of the industry, announcements and rumors of new entries and of expanded scopes are frequent. For the convenience of interested readers, however, major participants in the industry are identif fed below. Sponge Producers Albany Titanic, Inc.--formed by Albany International Industries, Inc., and other American owners; scheduled to begin limited production in late 1982, Albany, Oregon. D-H Titanium Company--jointly held by Dow Chemical Company and Howmet Corporation (a subsidiary of the French Pechiney Ugine Kuhlmann Group) , Freeport, Texas. International Titanium, Inc. (ITI)--began production in April 1982 under joint Japanese (Mitsu! and Company and Ishizuka Research Institute) and American ownership, Moses Lake, Washington. Oregon Metallurgical Corporation (OREMET)--mainly held by Armco Steel Corp (76 percent) and the public , Albany , Oregon. SEMI Company--jointly held by National Distillers and Chemical Corporation and the U.S. Steel Corporation, Ashtabula, Ohio. Teledyne Wah Chang Albany (TWCA)--held by the Teledyne Corporation, Albany, Oregon. Titanium Metals Corporation of America, TIMET Di~rision--jointly held by NL Industries and Allegheny International , Inc., Henderson, Nevada. Western Zirconium Co., Division of Westinghouse Electric Co., Ogden, Utah. Such a compilation would best be provided by a titanium trade association. For a variety of reasons, such an organization does not exist even though such organ) Rations in other U.S. metal industries have proven to be useful. As the industry continues to grow and mature, it can be expected that such a trade group ultimately will be organized . 201
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202 Ingot Meltersa Crucible, Inc., Colt Industries, Midland, Pennsylvania. HOWME;T Corporation, Titanium Alloy Division, Whitehall, Michigan. Lawrence Aviation Industries, Inc., Port Jefferson, New York. Martin Marietta Aluminum, Inc., Torrance, California. Oregon Metallurgical Corporation (OREMET), Albany, Oregon. RMI Company, Niles, Ohio . Teledyne Allvac, Monroe, North Carolina. Te ledyne Wah Chang Al bany, Albany, Oregon. Titanium Metals Corporation of America (TAT), Henderson, Nevada. Western Zirconium Co., Division of Westinghouse Electric Co., Ogden Utah. Mill Product Producer s The ma jar product s produced by each company, as could best be d etermined, are listed using the f allowing key: B=billets, b=bars, E=extrusions, P=plates, S=sheet, s=strip, T=~cubing, W=wire. Bi shop Tube Company, Frazer, Pennsylvania--T Cabot Corporation, Arcadia, Louisiana--'T ITT Harper, Inc., Morton Grove, Illinois--E Ladish Company, Division of Armco Steel Corporation, Cudahy, Wisconsin--B Lawrence Aviation Industries, Inc., Port Jefferson, New York--S Martin Marietta Aluminum, Inc., Torrance, California--B,b,E,1 NF&lI Company, Monaca, Pennsylvania--B,b Nikko Wolverine , Inc., Dearborn Heights, Michigan T few consumers of ingot also melt ingot in modest amounts, the quantities being much smaller than in the case of the companie s 1' sted above .
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203 Oregon Metallurgical Corporation (OREM1:T), Albany, Oregon--B,b RMI Company, Niles, Ohio--B,b,E,P,S,s Teledyne Allvac, Monroe, North Carolina--B, b Teledyne Wah Chang Albany, Albany, Oregon--S Titanium Metals Corporation of America (TIMET), Toronto, Ohio--B,b,P,S,s,T Trent Tube Division, Colt Industries, East Troy, Wisconsin--T Viking Metallurgical Corporation, (held by Quanex Corp. ), Verdi, Nevada--B,b Wyman Gordon Company, Worcester, Massachusetts--B Casters HOWME:T Turbine Component s Corporat ion, Whitehall, Michigan. Oregon Metallurgical Corporation (OREME:~), Albany, Oregon. Precision Castparts Corporation, Portland, Oregon. Ti line Corporation ( subsidiary of Whittaker Corporation), Albany, Oregon. TiTech International , Inc., Pomona , Calif ornia . Powder Producers Micron Metals, Inc., Salt Lake City, Utah. Nuclear Me tals , Inc ., Concord , Massachusett s . Oregon Metallurgical Corporation (ORE~:T), Albany, Oregon. RMI Company, Niles, Ohio. Teledyne Wah Chang Albany, Albany, Oregon. Titani~ Metals Corporation of America (TIMET), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (not a normal product but is available by special arrangement)
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