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Researchers Work on Development of Materials that are Ductile in Arctic Conditions

Researchers Work on Development of Materials that are Ductile in Arctic Conditions

Studies reveal that 13% of remaining oil and 30% of remaining gas reserves are located around the Arctic regions, causing the oil industry to move north to lay claims on it. This would mean producing oil and gas between 40-60° below zero. Therefore, one of the current key requirements is the speedy development of materials that can resist these extreme conditions. [More]
Magnetation Commences Iron Ore Concentrate Production at Plant Four in Minnesota

Magnetation Commences Iron Ore Concentrate Production at Plant Four in Minnesota

Magnetation LLC (Magnetation) announced today that it has successfully produced its first iron ore concentrate at its new plant, Plant Four, located near Grand Rapids, Minnesota. Magnetation said the new plant has begun operations one quarter ahead of schedule and three quarters ahead of the original project schedule. [More]
Sutor Subsidiary, Ningbo Zhehua, Receives New Steel Pipe Processing Contract

Sutor Subsidiary, Ningbo Zhehua, Receives New Steel Pipe Processing Contract

Sutor Technology Group Limited, one of the leading China-based manufacturers and service providers for fine finished steel products used by a variety of downstream applications, today announced its subsidiary, Ningbo Zhehua Heavy Steel Pipe Manufacturing Co., Ltd, recently entered into a new contract to process and deliver 5,000 metric tons of spiral seam and straight seam welded steel pipes. [More]
Maintenance-Free Boat Constructed Using Outokumpu Stainless Steel

Maintenance-Free Boat Constructed Using Outokumpu Stainless Steel

Swedish Steel Yachts (SSY) has built a new stainless steel boat named “Elvira” using Outokumpu duplex stainless steel. This innovative boat is the first boat to be constructed completely out of stainless steel and can withstand harsh winter weather conditions. [More]
Outokumpu Lean Duplex Grade LDX 2101 Stainless Steel Selected for PVI Water Heaters

Outokumpu Lean Duplex Grade LDX 2101 Stainless Steel Selected for PVI Water Heaters

PVI Industries LLC, an American water heaters manufacturer has chosen Outokumpu’s proprietary lean duplex grade LDX 2101® to replace carbon steel in its water heaters. [More]
Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant's Rails Supplied to Ulak-Elga Railways

Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant's Rails Supplied to Ulak-Elga Railways

Mechel OAO, one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports supplying a batch of R65 rails produced by Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant for expanding the carrying capacity of its 321-kilometer Ulak-Elga railway which provides railway access to the Elga coking coal deposit. [More]
Global Steel Manufacturing Market Forecast to Grow at 3.41% CAGR

Global Steel Manufacturing Market Forecast to Grow at 3.41% CAGR

Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Steel Manufacturing Market 2014-2018 [More]
AT&F India Fabrication Announces Expansion of Facility in Chakan

AT&F India Fabrication Announces Expansion of Facility in Chakan

AT&F India Fabrication Pvt. Ltd, a fully owned subsidiary of AT&F headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, a recognized world leader in large-scale welding and steel fabrication, announces a 8,735-square-meter (94,000 square foot) facility expansion in Chakan, Maharashtra. [More]
ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe to Modernize Continuous Caster in Duisburg-Beeckerwerth

ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe to Modernize Continuous Caster in Duisburg-Beeckerwerth

The current reline of blast furnace 2 in Duisburg-Schwelgern is being used as an opportunity to modernize a further key facility of ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe: Work has started on revamping one of the continuous casters in Duisburg-Beeckerwerth. [More]
AK Steel Enters Acquisition Deal for Severstal Dearborn

AK Steel Enters Acquisition Deal for Severstal Dearborn

AK Steel said today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Severstal North America's integrated steelmaking assets located in Dearborn, Michigan for $700 million in cash. The acquisition also includes a cokemaking facility and interests in three joint ventures that process flat-rolled steel products. [More]