Alcoa recently announced that David C. Dobson joined the company effective January 1, 2004, as president of Alcoa Engineered Products, the Alcoa business that supplies extruded aluminum products to customers worldwide.
For fuel cells to move out of the laboratory and make an impact on the way cities generate electricity or become a standard method for powering automobiles, the units will need to be mass produced in a cost-effective manner.
Owens Corning it has reached an agreement with Vitro S.A. de C.V., a Mexican corporation, to purchase its interest in a holding company that owns Vitro Fibras, a Mexico-based joint venture of the companies.
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