Steel industry news

Baosteel cold reduction mill starts up

Published: February 18, 2019 by Matthew Moggridge

A newly-built double cold reduction (DCR) mill supplied by Primetals Technologies has commenced operation at the Shanghai works of Chinese steel producer, Baoshan Iron & Steel.

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Hypertherm works with police to seize fake products

Published: February 14, 2019 by Matthew Moggridge

Hypertherm, manufacturer of industrial cutting systems and software, is pursuing legal action against four manufacturers and distributors of counterfeit product following four separate raids, the arrest of five executives, and the seizure of tens of thousands of dollars of fake Hypertherm…

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Liberty’s powdered metal initiative

Published: February 13, 2019 by Matthew Moggridge

International steel and industrials Group, Liberty has launched a multi-million programme to develop a new generation of powder metals aimed at revolutionising component manufacturing.

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Tata’s Anand Sen inaugurates Productivity Week 2019

Published: February 13, 2019 by Matthew Moggridge

Anand Sen, president TQM & Steel Business, inaugurated Tata Steel's Productivity Week 2019 at WGO Lawn, inside the Works premises and in the presence of Prabhat Lal, treasurer and accountant of the Tata Workers Union.

 

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Trump tariffs a key reason behind US Steel’s EAF restart

Published: February 13, 2019 by Matthew Moggridge

United States Steel Corporation (US Steel) has announced that it will be restarting construction on a technologically advanced electric arc furnace (EAF) steelmaking facility at its Tubular Operations in Fairfield, Alabama, located in Jefferson County. 

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