The Bradbury Group News

Alex D'Alfonso Promoted to Sales Director

Posted by Matt Werner on Sep 22, 2015 9:30:00 AM

The Bradbury Co., Inc. announces the appointment of Mr. Alex D'Alfonso to Sales Director - Coil Processing Systems. With his knowledge of these systems and his past success, he will be responsible for sales related activity for cut-to-length lines, slitting, and leveling lines. He will be directing the Bradbury sales team for this industry and will also work with Harkaitz Luengo, Managing Director, Athader, to have input into the activities of the Athader sales team.

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Topics: Leveling and Coil Processing, People on the Move

Brownie Cox Featured in Modern Metals Magazine

Posted by Matt Werner on Sep 8, 2015 9:30:00 AM

Brownie Cox recently completed an interview with Modern Metals Magazine. He discussed training and maintenance on leveling lines. You can read the article by visiting their website here: http://www.modernmetals.com/item/12802-leveling-high-strength-steel.html

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Topics: Leveling and Coil Processing

We Welcome Steve Baker to Global Coil Processing Sales Team

Posted by Matt Werner on Jun 12, 2015 2:32:27 PM

The Bradbury Co., Inc. announces the hiring of Steve Baker to the Group's coil processing and leveling team. Steve comes with a 20 year plus background in this industry. His experience involves cut-to-length lines, slitting lines, galvanizing and paint lines as well as push/pull pickle lines. His primary responsibilities include selling Bradbury and Athader CTL, leveling and slitting equipment in the USA and Canada. 

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Topics: Leveling and Coil Processing, People on the Move

Bradbury Introduces new Cut to Length Line

Posted by Matt Werner on May 29, 2015 8:09:16 AM

The Bradbury Group introduces a 60” X .070” cut to length line featuring a Bradbury e•Drive® leveler and an Athader rotary shear operating at 300 FPM eliminating the need for a looping pit.  The line was also equipped with a recoiler giving the ability to rework secondary coils into leveled prime coils. Athader joined The Bradbury Group in 2012 which brought the latest technologically automated coil processing lines including: slitting lines, cut-to-length lines, packaging and strapping lines to enhance Bradbury’s offering of metal processing equipment.

 

To see a short video of the Cut to Length line click below.

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Topics: Leveling and Coil Processing

Bradbury Announces Awarding of e•Drive® Patent on Levelers

Posted by Matt Werner on May 8, 2015 10:35:00 AM

The Bradbury Co., Inc. is pleased to announce they have been awarded Patent #8893537 for the advanced e•Drive® roller leveling technology. Bradbury has produced over 50 leveling machines equipped with this controlled tension technology in gauges ranging between .015” to 1”. With this focused tension accelerator there is no other leveler like it. The e•Drive® system is available on new levelers as well as a retrofit to existing Bradbury levelers. This newly issued patent is another example of Bradbury’s commitment to innovation.


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Topics: Leveling and Coil Processing

It Looks Flat, but does it stay Flat?

Posted by Matt Werner on Dec 19, 2014 9:54:54 AM


Adjusting precision roller levelers 

A precision roller leveler will produce flat sheets from coiled steel. If the leveler is not adjusted properly, stress can be induced in the material causing bow in the end product.

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Topics: Leveling and Coil Processing