Steel industry news

voestalpine secures major contract from Rolls Royce

Published: June 20, 2019 by Matthew Moggridge

Böhler Edelstahl, a voestalpine group company, has secured a new contract with Rolls Royce for the supply of rotating engine disks. The contract with Rolls-Royce extends over a period of ten years, with the first deliveries scheduled for 2020.

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Another fire prompts air pollution warnings

Published: June 19, 2019 by Matthew Moggridge

US Steel's 100-year-old Clairton coke plant in Pittsburgh, USA, has prompted the Allegheny Health Department to issue more warnings following another fire on at the facility on Monday.

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Mighty Earth becomes a member of ResponsibleSteel

Published: June 18, 2019 by Matthew Moggridge

Environmental organisation Mighty Earth has officially become a member of ResponsibleSteel, a global, multi-stakeholder, not-for-profit standard and certification initiative for the responsible sourcing and production of steel.

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Desai appointed chairman of thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG

Published: June 17, 2019 by Matthew Moggridge

Premal Desai has been appointed chairman of the executive board of thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG, replacing Andreas Goss who is resigning following the failure of the ThyssenKrupp/Tata Steel Europe merger, which was recently cancelled.

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NLMK wins high-tech award

Published: June 13, 2019 by Matthew Moggridge

Russian steelmaker NLMK Group has won a Silver award at the international Step Two Intranet and Digital Workplace Awards 2019.

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