March 15th, 2007- SAF West Coast Branch Is Open For Business

SAF-West California Anodizer with aluminum extrusions, sheet, fabrication services

Redding, Ca. – SAF (Southern Aluminum Finishing Co.) began shipping from the Western plant operations March 15th, 2007 at 4356 Caterpillar Road, Redding, California 96003. The 20,000 sq ft SAF West Plant distributes and fabricates aluminum sheet and aluminum extrusions for the commercial construction market, including glazing contractors, subcontractors, architects, design/build contractors, owners, and manufacturers. The new SAF plant, in addition to expanding the company’s national distribution and production services, will augment the company’s SAF Western Division sales office in San Diego, California, and can be contacted by calling 530-244-7518.

Products available from the SAF West branch include next-day-out and prefinished sheet and anodized extrusions. Fabrication services include shear, press brake and welding.

According to company’s Project Manager Jim McClatchey, “We see tremendous construction growth potential throughout the West. From this Northern California location on I-5, a major transportation artery, we’ll be able to offer overnight delivery of anodized and mill finish aluminum to most of the west coast. This is particularly important to more completely support nation-wide SAF eCommerce network on http://www.saf.com/, where extrusion and sheet transactions may be processed and tracked around the clock, 365 days per year.”

SAF is the only aluminum service center in the country with anodizing and painting facilities, a full-time fabrication center, and an unparalleled stock of sheet and extrusions, architectural column cover and panel systems from a single source. This enables SAF to provide quick, one-stop expertise, service and accountability. SAF boasts next business day order fulfillment for mill finish, anodized and cut-to-length extrusions. For more information on SAF West Plant operations, contact: Jim McClatchey VP Production Southern Aluminum Finishing Co (SAF West) 4356 Caterpillar Rd. Redding, California 96003 Telephone: 1-530-244-7518