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Encyclopedia > Allegheny Technologies
Allegheny Technologies, Inc.
Type Public (NYSE:ATI)
Founded Merger in 1996
Headquarters Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Key people Chairman, President, and CEO: L. Patrick Hassey
Exec. VP. and CFO: Richard J. Harshman
Exec. VP and Group President Douglas A. Kittenbrink
Exec. VP and CTO Jack W. Shilling
Exec. VP and General Counsel Jon D. Walton
Products Stainless steel
Nickel alloys
Exotic metal alloys
Titanium alloys
Tungsten Powder
Revenue $3.54 billion USD
Employees 8,800 (2004)
Slogan Specialty Materials That Make Our World ™
Website www.alleghenytechnologies.com

Allegheny Technologies, Inc. NYSEATI is a specialty metals company headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. It is the 17th largest employer in Allegheny County and one of the last "steel" companies with its headquarters in "The Steel City" and major manufacturing facilities remaining in the area (though most of its current business involves products other than steel). ATI is ranked #455 on the 2007 Fortune 500 list. Public is of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; opposed to private; as, the public treasury, a road or lake. ... New York Stock Exchange (June 2003) The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is one of the largest stock exchanges in the world. ... The phrase mergers and acquisitions or M&A refers to the aspect of corporate finance strategy and management dealing with the merging and acquiring of different companies as well as assets. ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Pittsburgh,_Pennsylvania. ... Pittsburgh redirects here. ... The 630 foot high, stainless-clad (type 304L) Gateway Arch defines St. ... For other uses, see Nickel (disambiguation). ... An alloy is a combination, either in solution or compound, of two or more elements, at least one of which is a metal, and where the resultant material has metallic properties. ... An alloy is a combination, either in solution or compound, of two or more elements, at least one of which is a metal, and where the resultant material has metallic properties. ... General Name, symbol, number titanium, Ti, 22 Chemical series transition metals Group, period, block 4, 4, d Appearance silvery metallic Standard atomic weight 47. ... An alloy is a combination, either in solution or compound, of two or more elements, at least one of which is a metal, and where the resultant material has metallic properties. ... For other uses, see Tungsten (disambiguation). ... Look up revenue in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... USD redirects here. ... This article is about work. ... Look up slogan in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... A website (alternatively, Web site or web site) is a collection of Web pages, images, videos or other digital assets that is hosted on one or several Web server(s), usually accessible via the Internet, cell phone or a LAN. A Web page is a document, typically written in HTML... The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), nicknamed the Big Board, is a New York City-based stock exchange. ... Pittsburgh redirects here. ... Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Largest metro area Delaware Valley Area  Ranked 33rd  - Total 46,055 sq mi (119,283 km²)  - Width 280 miles (455 km)  - Length 160 miles (255 km)  - % water 2. ... Allegheny County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ...

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History

The company which has developed to become Allegheny Technologies, Inc. was formed by the merger of Allegheny Ludlum Corporation and Teledyne, Inc. on August 15, 1996. The company has since spun off several subsidiaries as independent public companies such as Teledyne Technologies, Inc. and WaterPik Technologies in 1999, to concentrate on its core business of metal and alloy production. It also sold its World Minerals subsidiary to French company Imerys in 2005. Teledyne (NYSE: TDY) is an industrial conglomerate primarily based in the United States but with global operations. ... is the 227th day of the year (228th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... Teledyne (NYSE: TDY) is an industrial conglomerate primarily based in the United States but with global operations. ... This article is about the year. ... Imerys is a French multinational company listed on Euronext Paris (ticker: NK). ...


Allegheny Ludlum Corporation has a long history in Pittsburgh dating back to the Revolutionary War when an ancestor called Pompton Furnace supplied cannon balls to the Continental Army. The American Revolutionary War (1775–1783), also known as the American War of Independence, was a war fought primarily between Great Britain and revolutionaries within thirteen of her North American colonies. ...


In 2006 ATI acquired Garryson Limited from Elliott Industries Limited for approximately $17 million.


Products

An Allegheny Ludlum steel furnace in 1941
An Allegheny Ludlum steel furnace in 1941

Allegheny Technologies, Inc. produces many specialty metals products for both domestic and international markets. The company organizes its products into three segments: Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 778 × 600 pixel Image in higher resolution (3226 × 2486 pixel, file size: 1. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 778 × 600 pixel Image in higher resolution (3226 × 2486 pixel, file size: 1. ...

  • Flat-Rolled Products, which includes stainless steel in sheet, strip, and plate form, nickel-based alloys, silicon electrical steel, and tool steel.
  • High-Performance Materials, which includes titanium-based alloys, zirconium-based alloys and chemicals and other exotic alloys and other materials using hafnium, niobium, and tantalum.
  • Engineered Products, which includes various tungsten-based materials.

The 630 foot high, stainless-clad (type 304L) Gateway Arch defines St. ... For other uses, see Nickel (disambiguation). ... An alloy is a combination, either in solution or compound, of two or more elements, at least one of which is a metal, and where the resultant material has metallic properties. ... Not to be confused with Silicone. ... General Name, symbol, number titanium, Ti, 22 Chemical series transition metals Group, period, block 4, 4, d Appearance silvery metallic Standard atomic weight 47. ... General Name, Symbol, Number zirconium, Zr, 40 Chemical series transition metals Group, Period, Block 4, 5, d Appearance silvery white Standard atomic weight 91. ... General Name, Symbol, Number hafnium, Hf, 72 Chemical series transition metals Group, Period, Block 4, 6, d Appearance grey steel Standard atomic weight 178. ... General Name, Symbol, Number niobium, Nb, 41 Chemical series transition metals Group, Period, Block 5, 5, d Appearance gray metallic Standard atomic weight 92. ... General Name, Symbol, Number tantalum, Ta, 73 Chemical series transition metals Group, Period, Block 5, 6, d Appearance gray blue Standard atomic weight 180. ... For other uses, see Tungsten (disambiguation). ...

Facilities

Allegheny Technologies, Inc. has its offices in downtown Pittsburgh at Six PPG Place, and plants throughout western Pennsylvania. In addition, it has plants in places such as Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, Oregon, Alabama, Connecticut, Massachusetts, North Carolina, and Shanghai, China, as well as several facilities in Europe. PPG Place is one of the major distinctive and recognizable features of the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania skyline. ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Largest metro area Chicago Metropolitan Area Area  Ranked 25th  - Total 57,918 sq mi (140,998 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 390 miles (629 km)  - % water 4. ... For other uses, see Indiana (disambiguation). ... Official language(s) English de facto Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus Largest metro area Greater Cleveland Area  Ranked 34th  - Total 44,825 sq mi (116,096 km²)  - Width 220 miles (355 km)  - Length 220 miles (355 km)  - % water 8. ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Frankfort Largest city Louisville Area  Ranked 37th  - Total 40,444 sq mi (104,749 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 379 miles (610 km)  - % water 1. ... Official language(s) (none)[1] Capital Salem Largest city Portland Area  Ranked 9th  - Total 98,466 sq mi (255,026 km²)  - Width 260 miles (420 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 2. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... Official language(s) English Capital Hartford Largest city Bridgeport[3] Largest metro area Hartford Metro Area[2] Area  Ranked 48th  - Total 5,543[4] sq mi (14,356 km²)  - Width 70 miles (113 km)  - Length 110 miles (177 km)  - % water 12. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... Official language(s) English Capital Raleigh Largest city Charlotte Largest metro area Charlotte metro area Area  Ranked 28th  - Total 53,865 sq mi (139,509 km²)  - Width 150 miles (240 km)  - Length 560[1] miles (901 km)  - % water 9. ... Alternate meanings: See Shanghai (disambiguation) Shanghai (Chinese: 上海; pinyin: shàng hǎi; Shanghainese IPA: /zɑ̃ hɛ/) is Chinas largest city and is situated on the banks of the Chang Jiang delta. ... For other uses, see Europe (disambiguation). ...


Environmental Record

Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst recently listed Allegheny Technologies as the 26th-largest corporate producer of air pollution in the United States, with approximately 590,000 lbs of toxic chemicals released annually into the air.[1] The corporation has also been identified as a potentially responsible party in at least ten Superfund toxic waste sites.[2] In 2005, Allegheny Ludlum agreed to pay a US$ 2,375,000 penalty to settle a lawsuit brought by the U.S. Department of Justice on behalf of the Environmental Protection Agency, which alleged that Allegheny had unlawfully discharged oil and other pollutants such as chromium, zinc, copper and nickel into Pittsburgh-area rivers.[3] The University of Massachusetts Amherst (otherwise known as UMass Amherst or UMass) is a research and land-grant university in Amherst, USA. The University of Massachusetts Amherst offers over 90 undergraduate and 65 graduate areas of study. ... Air pollution is a chemical, particulate matter, or biological agent that modifies the natural characteristics of the atmosphere. ... Checking the status of a cleanup site Superfund is the common name for the United States environmental law that is officially known as the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), 42 U.S.C. §§ 9601 to 9675, which was enacted by the United States Congress on December 11... The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) is a Cabinet department in the United States government designed to enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the law and to ensure fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans. ... EPA redirects here. ... General Name, symbol, number chromium, Cr, 24 Chemical series transition metals Group, period, block 6, 4, d Appearance silvery metallic Standard atomic weight 51. ... General Name, symbol, number zinc, Zn, 30 Chemical series transition metals Group, period, block 12, 4, d Appearance bluish pale gray Standard atomic weight 65. ... Copper has played a significant part in the history of mankind, which has used the easily accessible uncompounded metal for nearly 10,000 years. ... For other uses, see Nickel (disambiguation). ... City nickname: The Steel City Location in the state of Pennsylvania Founded 1758 Mayor Tom Murphy (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 151. ...


References

  1. ^ Political Economy Research Institute Toxic 100
  2. ^ Center For Public Integrity
  3. ^ Environmental Protection Agency press release

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