Month Features Events for distribution Copy dates

Jan/Feb

2018

 

Direct Reduced Iron: An examination of the processes invovled and all aspects of the production processes, including the production of DR-grade lump ore, DRI use in proceses and environmental issues, including CO2 recovery.
Testing & Analysis: Mechanical testing; non-destructive testing; spectograph analysis; infra-red imaging; sample preparation; sample tracking.

DIGITAL ISSUE: Innovations: New products on the market

Conference/Expo report: Stahl/Düsseldorf/Steel Markets Asia

 

 

Editorial:
01/12/2017

Advertising:
27/12/2017

March

2018

 

Pipe & Tubes: Everything from this important sector of the steel production industry including market trends, industry requirements, production technologies, maintenance, quality testing and environmental considerations.

Continuous casting: Slab, billet and thin slab casters; metal level control; electromagnetic stirrers and brakes; mould powers; water spray cooling; bearings; caster maintenance; cut-off machines; shears.

Industry 4.0: A look at the various facets of 'smart manufacturing' and what they can offer steelmakers.
Continuous strip coating; galvanising; priming; painting; strip welding

Conference/Expo report: Alacero

TMS 2018
11-15 March 2018, Phoenix, USA

Editorial:
18/02/2018

Advertising:
14/02/2018

 

April

2018

 

Electric Steelmaking: Electric arc furnaces, scrap, DRI and pig charging; burners; control; electrodes; refractories; gunning; flue gas analysis; water panels; power supply; transformers; energy use, CO2 emissions; dust collection; analysis; recycling; water treatment.

Furnaces: Heat treatment; continuous annealing; furnace control; burners; emissions.

Environment: Energy use, CO2 emissions; dust collection; analysis; recycling; water treatment; 'green steelmaking'.

Plant Safety: An examination of health and safety practices in steel plants. How is the industry safeguarding its employees?

Conference/Expo report: CRU World Steel

Wire & Tube Düsseldorf
16-20 April 2018, Germany

Editorial:
01/03/2018

Advertising:
27/03/2018

May/June

2018

Structural steels: Long product rolling: I&H beams, LWT (welded) tube; piling; floor beams; composite flooring. Also a look at the global structural steel marketplace.
Reheat; heat treatment; continuous annealing; furnace control; burners; emissions.

Process control: Level 0-4; PLCs; scheduling; software models; hardware.

Automotive steels: Who is winning the battle for the automotive industry - steel or aluminium?
Are advanced high strength steels (AHSS) enough to meet stringent emissions reduction limits inthe USA and in Europe? We talk to the major players.

Conference/Expo report: EuroCoke 2018, Düsseldorf

AISTech 2018
7-10 May 2018
Philadelphia, USA

Future Steel Forum
6-7 June 2018
Warsaw, Poland

futuresteelforum.com

Editorial:
02/04/2018

Advertising:
01/05/2018

Jul/Aug

2018 

 

Steel Processing: Service centre equipment, eg slitters; cut-to-length; pickling; levellers; toll services.

Oxygen steelmaking: Basic oxygen steelmaking plant, on-line analysis; ferro alloys, scrap secondary metallurgy, pre-treatments, eg de-sulphurisation and phosphorus removal.

Reputation management: Is the steel industry doing enough to maintain its global reputation? We examine the plus points of an industry often criticised over emissions and the environment and look at why steel has been described as 'the fabric of life'.

Lubrication & Hydraulics: Greases, oils, lubricants, hydraulic fluids and systems, condition monitoring, oil reclamation and refining, lubrication and hyrdaulics bearing technologies.

DIGITAL ISSUE: Innovations: New products on the market.

Conference/Expo report: AISTech 2018, Philadelphia

ESTAD & ECCC 2018
TBA

 

Editorial:
04/06/2018

Advertising:
20/06/2018

September

2018

 

Rolling: Flat and long rolling: mills; shape control; rolls.

Special and stainless steels: Tool, high alloy; wear resistant; stainless steel; powder met; ferro alloys

Conference/Expo report: Steel Success Strategies.

 

Editorial:
01/08/2018

Advertising:
21/08/2018

October

2018

 

Ironmaking: Blast furnace; direct reduction shaft; DR rotary; direct smelting; control; charge; sinter lines; emission control; energy; tuyere injectants.

Steel markets: Steel is in competition with aluminium, timber and composites in many markets, but a Life Cycle Analysis reveals its superior environmental credentials in many applications such as construction, transport and packaging as well as its ability to meet the mechanical, thermal, volume and financial requirements of today's world.

 

Editorial:
03/09/2018

Advertising:
26/09/2018

Nov/Dec

2018

 

Minimills: EAF-based long and thin slab caster mills; continuous casting; rolling; scrap, DRI & pig charging; control.
Flat and long rolling: mills; shape control; rolls.

Handling and scheduling: Ladle and slab carriers, identification; bundling and strapping; forklifts; crane systems, mobile equipment and transportation systems, scheduling software.

DIGITAL ISSUE: Innovations: New products on the market

Conference/Expo report:
Steel Success Strategies.

Metal Expo
November 2018
Russia

Stahl
November 2018
Düsseldorf

Editorial:
01/10/2018

Advertising:
26/10/2018

Foreign language issues

  Month Issue Key events covered Advertising copy dates
May Russian

Metallurgy Litmash

03/04/2018
September Russian Metal Expo 10/09/2018
 
October Spanish Alacero (ex ILAFA)
10/09/2018
 

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