Titanium mill product shipments were 3.9 million lbcompared to 3.7 million lb last year.

“We ended 2013 with solid fourth quarter operational performance in most of our business units,” said Dawne Hickton, vice chair, president and CEO of RTI. “As a result, and excluding the estimated impairment charge, we exceeded our full year revenue and operating income expectations and delivered our third consecutive year of growth in revenues and operating income.

“The new year is off to an exciting start with our acquisition of RTI Directed Manufacturing, Inc. This acquisition places RTI at the forefront of additive manufacturing with a commercial presence in the 3D printing of titanium, other specialty metal and plastic parts for aerospace, medical device and other industrial customers.”