Metal is in style. Each metal creates a different aesthetic, meshes well with other materials, and is highly functional for a variety of applications. Metal is striking, enduring, and practical - just like your design.
Why Mix Materials in Architectural Design?
Think about high-end culinary experiences. Do the chefs stick with similar ingredients and play it safe? Do their dishes have just one flavor, one quality, one temperature, or one texture?
Charles P. Dahlstrom was an innovator who helped usher in a new era of architectural safety. As the industrial revolution seized America, more and more fires broke out due to the country’s lack of experience with its new technologies. Buildings were mainly constructed of wood and other flammable[...]
Roll forming is one of the most efficient and cost-effective methods of shaping metals.
However, it isn’t free. So what major factors affect the cost of roll forming?
Dahlstrom Roll Form: Right Partner, Right Size
Are you looking for a high-capacity manufacturing partner who has the agility of a small business? At Dahlstrom Roll Form, we function under ISO Quality Standards and fabricate components using advanced machinery to meet the demands of some of the[...]
Stabilize your supply and expand your market with Dahlstrom Roll Form
For manufacturers who require a continuous flow of custom roll formed components, late shipments and stock-outages can negatively impact sales and make it difficult to compete in today’s global marketplace. To limit the[...]
Maintaining inventory of what a customer needs for production, and nothing more, is a delicate and complicated balance. As inventory ages, it can depreciate to a level that no longer adds value for the producer. Not surprisingly, if that manufacturer holds[...]
Dahlstrom Roll Form: A Full-service Manufacturing Partner
When it comes to supplying original equipment components, Dahlstrom® leads the roll form industry with over 100 years of experience. Our combination of collaborative engineering and LEAN manufacturing practices assure shared success.[...]
Roll Forming In-House vs. Contract Roll Former With Inventory Management
Bringing roll forming processes into your plant is a complex investment. It’s more than just buying a roll forming machine that you can turn on and off when you need it. There are additional costs and risks that many[...]
There are plenty of stereotypes about roll forming. Like many stereotypes, some are true. Others -- the roll forming myths detailed here -- are completely incorrect.