An End to Green Power?

An End to Green Power?

http://www.energy-uk.org.uk/energy-industry/electricity-generation.htmlOver the last decade, the UK has been pushed by the EU to balance renewable energy generation with fossil fuel consumption, making small but significant steps towards a greener country. With goals...
Tackling Global Manufacturing Competition

Tackling Global Manufacturing Competition

MP35N is a nickel-cobalt alloy with an extensive combination of winning properties- extreme high strength, toughness ductility and superb corrosion resistance, however not all of these properties occur at the same time. As a material with a wide range in variability...
Your Valve Exhibition 2017 Pocket Guide

Your Valve Exhibition 2017 Pocket Guide

While we all know how important it is to get out of the office and meet prospects face to face, when faced with a heavy work load we can be reactive instead of proactive, leaving business development by the wayside. With exhibitions costing valuable time and money...
Broder & The Theory of Marginal Gains

Broder & The Theory of Marginal Gains

There are a lot of theories developed by eminent scholars and business leaders which are supposed to assist a manager in a modern company. From the tone of that first sentence, you may gather that this blogger believes that many of these theories should remain in the...
Nickel Alloys, what are they?

Nickel Alloys, what are they?

The term Nickel Alloys covers a range of materials where nickel is usually a significant proportion of the chemistry (normally 50%+ although we also classify our Alloy 286 / 660 high temperature bolting steel -with its 24-27% nickel content – as a nickel alloy)....
Is Pricing an Art?

Is Pricing an Art?

Question arose within Broder Metals Group after we had maintained our policy of replacement pricing, and as prices for stock such as Alloy 718, Alloy 625 and Alloy 286/660 are going down, we reduced our prices. I was surprised at the internal debate. Should we make...