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Due to LTL shipping industry constraints, effective immediately, SAF can no longer ship material longer than 19’ via LTL Common Carrier

Jim CooperAtlanta, GA – August 17, 2017 – SAF (Southern Aluminum Finishing Co.) has hired Jim Cooper as Branch Manager of the company’s new SAF Midwest Branch. SAF Midwest opened on August 1, 2017 in Indianapolis, IN. He will manage SAF Midwest branch operations, including aluminum sheet and extrusions sales, in addition to fabrication services for SAF customers in Indiana and surrounding states.

Mr. Cooper comes to SAF with extensive experience in plant, manufacturing and operations management. Prior to joining SAF he was a facility manager for Nitrix, Franklin, IN, plant manager for the Copper & Brass Sales Division of Thyssen Krupp Materials, Brownsburg, IN, and manager for steel service centers S&S Steel Services and Performance Metals. He has a Bachelor of Business Administration from Northwood University, Midland, MI, and served 4 years in U.S. Naval Submarine Service, Groton, CT.

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Contact information for SAF Midwest and Jim Cooper:

Jim G. Cooper, Branch Manager
5302 W. 78th Street | Indianapolis, IN 46268
Tel: 317-556-1890, 800-357-9016
Fax: 317-542-3031


Based in Atlanta, Georgia, SAF is a nationwide aluminum extrusions and sheet distributor, metal fabricator, and aluminum finisher. SAF also distributes architectural column covers, panels, and commercial roofing trim.

For SAF information contact:
Penn McClatchey, Co-CEO
SAF Southern Aluminum Finishing Co., Inc.
1581 Huber St NW | Atlanta, GA 30318-3781 USA
Phone: 404-355-1560, or 800-241-7429