Aluminum Scrap Processing

Aluminum Scrap Processing

Date(s) - 05/07/2018
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Green Mill/Best Western Plus - Shoreview
1000 Gramsie Road
Shoreview, Minnesota 55126

AFS Twin Cities Chapter welcomes Jay Armstrong, President – TriALco, Inc., to the monthly meeting on Monday May 7th, 2018 at the Green Mill in Shoreview, Minnesota with the Social beginning at 3:00pm. Jay’s presentation on “Aluminum Scrap Processing” will begin at 4:15pm. ** This is a schedule (time) change from previous monthly meetings.

About the Speaker… Jay Armstrong is President of TriALco, Inc. which is located in Chicago Heights, Illinois. TriALco is a leading producer of aluminum alloys for foundries, die casters and investment casters.  Jay has been with TriALco since 2001.  Jay started his career in the aluminum industry in 1966. Jay’s experience in the aluminum alloy business has encompassed manufacturing, trading, alloy design, purchasing, and sales. In addition to high purity aluminum alloys, TriALco also produces structural die cast alloys for growing automotive applications in the die cast industry.  Jay graduated from Wabash College, attended Roosevelt University and served in the United States Army.

About the Topic… Jay’s presentation will walk through the recycling process of aluminum, from car to ingot. He will give a step by step description of how ingot is produced for foundries and die casters. Jay will also touch on some of the reasons for recent double digit price increases on aluminum.


3:00pm      Social Hour – Cash Bar & Hors d’oeuvres

4:15pm      Presentation – “Aluminum Scrap Processing”

5:00pm      Speaker Gifts & Announcements

Register below by May 4th at 5:00pm



Bookings are closed for this event.

Attendees Registered

  • Joy Clifford
  • Charity Grubbs
  • Pat Badzinski
  • Sandra Meyer
  • Josh Jaycox
  • Joe Hirvela
  • Bill Shafer
  • Chris Heinze
  • Travis Bodick
  • Mark Henning
  • Pete Kacheris