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New Industry Consortium Looks to Improve Steelmaking's Efficiency, Sustainability

05 Oct 2015 - A year in the making, the U.S.-based Steel Manufacturing Simulation & Visualization Consortium at Purdue University Calumet is ready to take on research projects -- and new partners.

Danieli Wins Order for Pakistani MicroMill

05 Oct 2015 - A Jordanian steel company has placed an order for a Danieli MicroMill as it looks to expand in the Asian markets, Danieli has announced.

Rizhao Steel Achieves Production Goal, Makes First Ultra-Thin Strip

05 Oct 2015 - China's Rizhao Steel Group Co. Ltd. has successfully rolled ultra-thin hot strip, achieving its target thickness of 0.8 mm at a new plant, according to the vendor on the project.

Analysts Expect Chinese Steel Exports to Plateau by 2020

05 Oct 2015 - JPMorgan analysts said they believe Chinese-made steel exports will be leveling off, capped by a wave of protectionist trade measures, reports BloombergBusiness.

Coatings Company Acquires American Galvanizer

01 Oct 2015 - American Galvanizing Co. Inc., a leading hot-dipped galvanizer in the northeastern United States, has been sold to Valmont Industries Inc.

ATI Completes Repairs to Key Piece of Equipment

01 Oct 2015 - Allegheny Technologies Inc. has completed repairs to the rotary crop shear at its hot rolling and processing facility and put it back rolling stainless coils, the company has announced.

Australian Steelmaker Seeking AUD100 Million in Cost Cuts

01 Oct 2015 - Australia’s Arrium Ltd. is planning to cut jobs and overhaul operating practices at its Whyalla steel works in South Australia to save AUD 100 million as the company moves forward with the sale of its mining consumables business, reports The Sydney Morning Herald.

Russia’s NLMK Upgrades Italian Plate Mill

01 Oct 2015 - NLMK has completed a round of upgrades to the press at its Verona, Italy, plate mill, the company has announced.

Union: Discussions Over U. S. Steel Canada's Future Ongoing

30 Sep 2015 - Mediated talks between United States Steel Corporation , the United Steelworkers union and others over the future of its Canadian operations are continuing behind closed doors, according to The Canadian Press news service.

U.S. Producers Seeking Protection for Welded Stainless Pressure Pipe

30 Sep 2015 - American producers of welded stainless pressure pipe are accusing their Indian counterparts of dumping products, thereby impacting volume, pricing and profits.

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