Steel industry news


Cryogenic steel plate for Shell plant

Published: February 23, 2018 by Matthew Moggridge

ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steelmaker, is supplying 770 tonnes of cryogenic steel plates through its Industeel subsidiary for a new Shell petrochemical complex under construction in Pennsylvania, USA.

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New CEO for Primetals Technologies

Published: February 22, 2018 by Matthew Moggridge

Satoru Iijima has been appointed as CEO and chairman of Primetals Technologies, effective 1 April. He succeeds current CEO and chairman, Yasukuni Yamasaki, who will continue to serve as a director of the board. 

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Chinese wire rod contract awarded to SMS group

Published: February 22, 2018 by Matthew Moggridge

Jianlong Beiman Special Steel Company, based in Qiqihar, China, has awarded SMS group of Germany a contract to supply core components for a high-speed wire rod mill for quality steel.

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