Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Manufacturing in America - Infographic by US Census Bureau

We'd like to share with you an interesting recent infographic.
Manufacturing in America
[Source: U.S. Census Bureau]

http://www.census.gov/how/infographics/manufacturing_in_america.html

Manufacturing plays a major role in our economy. 

Please click on the image to the left to see full size or 
click here

Noteworthy: 

* Manufacturing is the 4th largest employer.

* Manufacturers spent $3.2 trillion on materials and in
   addition spent $147 billion on capital expenditures.   

* About 6 in 10 U.S. export dollars come from  
   manufacturers.

About California Metal & Supply
 
California Metal & Supply Inc. is a Boeing Award Winning Supplier with 29 years of history supplying metals to major industries such as Aerospace, Defense, and Energy. It is an aerospace and aircraft metal specialist in supplying Titanium, Inconel, 4130, Stainless 13-8 15-5 17-4 17-7, A286, Magnesium sheets, plates, bars, tube & tubing products.

California Metal & Supply Inc.
Call Toll-Free 800-707-6061
info@CaliforniaMetal.com
http://www.CaliforniaMetal.com/

Titanium, Inconel, Nickel, Aluminum, A286, 13-8, 15-5 & 17-4 Specialist 

Monday, November 11, 2013

Forbes Recommended Ways to Say Thank You on Veterans Day

Veterans Day 2013 -  Monday November 11, 2013

Forbes Recommends 9 Ways to Say Thank You On Veterans Day

Veterans Day
Honoring All Who Served
November 11, 2013













About California Metal & Supply
California Metal & Supply Inc. is a Boeing Award Winning Supplier with 28 years of history supplying metals to major industries such as Aerospace, Defense, and Energy. It is an aerospace and aircraft metal specialist in supplying Titanium, Inconel, 4130, Stainless 13-8 15-5 17-4 17-7, A286, Magnesium sheets, plates, bars, tube & tubing products.

California Metal & Supply Inc.
Call Toll-Free 800-707-6061
info@CaliforniaMetal.com
http://www.CaliforniaMetal.com/

Titanium, Inconel, Nickel, Aluminum, A286, 13-8, 15-5 & 17-4 Specialist

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Get Ready for Labor Day 2013 (also known as “The Working Man’s Holiday”)

Labor Day 2013 -  Monday September 2, 2013

The idea of a “working man’s holiday” spread across the nation with the growth of labor organizations and by 1885 Labor Day was celebrated on the first Monday in September in many industrial centers around the country.

Take a look at the infographic by Social Media Delivered on what Labor Day means to you.

Happy Labor Day!




About California Metal & Supply

California Metal & Supply Inc. is a Boeing Award Winning Supplier with 28 years of history supplying metals to major industries such as Aerospace, Defense, and Energy. It is an aerospace and aircraft metal specialist in supplying Titanium, Inconel, 4130, Stainless 13-8 15-5 17-4 17-7, A286, Magnesium sheets, plates, bars, tube & tubing products.

California Metal & Supply Inc.
Call Toll-Free 800-707-6061
info@CaliforniaMetal.com
http://www.CaliforniaMetal.com/

Titanium, Inconel, Nickel, Aluminum, A286, 13-8, 15-5 & 17-4 Specialist

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Inspirational word cloud generated from California Metal blog


About California Metal & Supply

California Metal & Supply Inc. is a Boeing Award Winning Supplier with 28 years of history supplying metals to major industries such as Aerospace, Defense, and Energy. It is an aerospace and aircraft metal specialist in supplying Titanium, Inconel, 4130, Stainless 13-8 15-5 17-4 17-7, A286, Magnesium sheets, plates, bars, tube & tubing products.

CONTACT:

California Metal & Supply Inc.
Call Toll-Free: (800) 707-6061

Monday, April 22, 2013

California Metal & Supply President’s Daughter Makes a Splash on TV

Michelle Lee with NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Last February, California Metal & Supply President Kenneth Lee's daughter Michelle Lee was invited to audition on ABC TV's diving show called "Splash", which already premiered on March 19.


As you may know, this is a reality diving show where each week, a celebrity is eliminated based on the performance of his or her dive.

There were more than 200 young divers that audition for the show nationwide.
The selection process consisted of performance of 5 dives of her choice and camera test interviews. And Michelle made it.

Michelle on TV (April 23 Tuesday 8Pm. Watch Channel 7)
Michelle was one of the five selected kids to appear on the show.

She had the opportunity to train the celebrity as well as performing a synchro dive with a celebrity that was preselected for her.

Guess what? Her celebrity is NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 7' 2" tall. She has been training with him for 2 weeks.
Michelle will be on the show airing April 23 (Tues) on ABC @ 8pm.
Watch Michelle diving with the celebrity. Here is the link to the ABC website.

National Championship
Michelle has been diving for 4 years. She practices 3~4 hours a day, 6 days a week at Fullerton College and Rose Bowl Aquatics Center.
Last week, she went to compete at National Championship meet in San Antonio, Texas and got 5th Place.
Michelle loves diving from 10 meter(33 ft.) platform.

About California Metal & Supply


California Metal & Supply Inc. is a Boeing Award Winning Supplier with 28 years of history supplying metals to major industries such as Aerospace, Defense, and Energy. It is an aerospace and aircraft metal specialist in supplying Titanium, Inconel, 4130, Stainless 13-8 15-5 17-4 17-7, A286, Magnesium sheets, plates, bars, tube & tubing products.

CONTACT:
California Metal & Supply Inc.
Call Toll-Free: (800) 707-6061

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

California Metal & Supply updates AS9120 to AS9100 certification


California Metal & Supply AS Certificate
 
We are proud to announce that California Metal & Supply has received its updated AS9100 certificate along with renewing its ISO9001 certificate. The AS certificate has been updated from AS9120 to AS9100:2009, Rev. C to accommodate manufacturing business with aerospace industry-specific requirements. Our compliance with the ISO/AS standards was certified by NSF International Strategic Registrations. NSF provides registrations to internationally accepted standards for quality assurance.

Our scope of registration covers the distribution of metals, hardware, machined parts and supplies to the aerospace, oil and gas, chemical and petrochemical, automotive, pharmaceutical and food and beverage processing industries.

To download California Metal’s ISO9001 and AS9100 certifications, please visit: http://www.CaliforniaMetal.com/iso.htm.

About California Metal & Supply

California Metal & Supply Inc. is a Boeing Award Winning Supplier with 28 years of history supplying metals to major industries such as Aerospace, Defense, and Energy. It is an aerospace and aircraft metal specialist in supplying Titanium, Inconel, 4130, Stainless 13-8 15-5 17-4 17-7, A286, Magnesium sheets, plates, bars, tube & tubing products.

California Metal & Supply Inc.
http://www.CaliforniaMetal.com/
Call Toll-Free 800-707-6061

Titanium, Inconel, Nickel, Aluminum, A286, 13-8, 15-5 & 17-4 Specialist

Friday, November 9, 2012

Veterans Day 2012 -- Honoring All Who Served

Image Source: US Department of Veteran Affairs
Whether they fought in Salerno or Samarra, Heartbreak Ridge or Helmand, Khe Sanh or the Korengal, our veterans are part of an unbroken chain of men and women who have served our country with honor and distinction. On Veterans Day, we show them our deepest thanks. Their sacrifices have helped secure more than two centuries of American progress, and their legacy affirms that no matter what confronts us or what trials we face, there is no challenge we cannot overcome, and our best days are still ahead.
Presidential Proclamation -- Veterans Day, 2012



We honor all who served on Veterans Day, November 11th, 2012.


California Metal & Supply Inc.
http://www.CaliforniaMetal.com/
Call Toll-Free 800-707-6061

Titanium, Inconel, Nickel, Aluminum, A286, 13-8, 15-5 & 17-4 Specialist

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

California Metal & Supply Announced as a Finalist for 2012 Aerospace & Defense Supply Chain Awards


Supplier Excellence Alliance (SEA), has announced California Metal & Supply as a finalist for the prestigious Aerospace & Defense Industry Supply Chain Awards for 2012. Winners will be announced at the 6th Annual Awards Event during the first quarter of 2013.

California Metal & Supply has been selected as a finalist in the Stephen E. Barton Leadership and Culture category. This supplier award recognizes companies for their commitment to development of excellence in leadership processes.

Suppliers were nominated in recognition of their performance and investment in continuous improvement. "Suppliers who participate as finalists in this national program not only gain much-deserved recognition for their improvement efforts, but also serve as an inspiration for other aerospace suppliers throughout the year," said Michael G. Beason, SEA Chairman.

About SEA

SEA is an aerospace & defense non-profit alliance founded in 2003 by prime and tier-one companies and led by sub-tier suppliers committed to accelerating supply chain performance. SEA customers benefit from increased performance and supply chain transparency. SEA provides a lean management system and a voluntary supplier certification program for enhanced visibility, performance, and collaboration. SEA is funded by supplier memberships and sponsorships. .

About California Metal & Supply

California Metal & Supply Inc. is a Boeing Award Winning Supplier with 28 years of history supplying metals to major industries such as Aerospace, Defense, and Energy. It is an aerospace and aircraft metal specialist in supplying Titanium, Inconel, 4130, Stainless 13-8 15-5 17-4 17-7, A286, Magnesium sheets, plates, bars, tube & tubing products.
 
California Metal & Supply Inc.
http://www.CaliforniaMetal.com/
Call Toll-Free 800-707-6061

Titanium, Inconel, Nickel, Aluminum, A286, 13-8, 15-5 & 17-4 Specialist

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Vote for California Metal & Supply to Win Small Business Grant from FedEx








We are a minority owned small business based in Santa Fe Springs, California that specializes in supplying aerospace metal products to customers big and small. We strive to become a qualified and valued diversity supplier in the industry but we also believe in giving back to the communities we serve.

View our small business story here and vote!

We are asking all our friends, customers and associates to vote so that we can be chosen from the top 100 companies in the contest to win a Small Business Grant from FedEx.

About Small Business Grant from FedEx
The Small Business Grant from FedEx will let us share our small business’ story with the rest of the world to compete in grants from FedEx. We feel our unique business story separates us from the rest and winning the contest could make a big difference for our small business.


About California Metal & Supply
California Metal & Supply Inc.is a Boeing Award Winning Supplier with 28 years of history supplying metals to major industries such as Aerospace, Defense, and Energy. 

California Metal & Supply Inc.
http://www.CaliforniaMetal.com/
Call Toll-Free 800-707-6061

Titanium, Inconel, Nickel, Aluminum, A286, 13-8, 15-5 & 17-4 Specialist