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Big River's Newest Employee Is a Supercomputer

20 Mar 2017 - Big River Steel has contracted with a Silicon Valley start-up that will incorporate its supercomputer-powered machine learning technology into the steelmaker’s day-to-day operations, the companies announced on Monday.

ArcelorMittal Subsidiary Plans Upgrades to French Plate Mill

17 Mar 2017 - Danieli has won a contract to upgrade the plate mill at Industeel France’s Le Creusot plant.  

MMK Eyes Improvements to Slab Caster, Plate Mill

16 Mar 2017 - SMS group has won a contract to upgrade a continuous slab caster and the heavy plate mill at Russia’s Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works. 

The Future is Now: POSCO Puts AI to Work on Galvanizing Lines

10 Mar 2017 - South Korea’s POSCO said it has developed an automated coating weight control system and has begun to incorporate the technology into its production of automotive steels. 

U.S. ITC Greenlights Duties on Two Chinese Steel Products

03 Mar 2017 - The U.S. International Trade Commission has ruled that American producers indeed have been harmed by dumped imports of certain steel products from China, clearing the way for the imposition of tariffs. 

Open for Business: Executives Cut the Ribbon on America's Newest Steel Mill

01 Mar 2017 - Start-up steelmaker Big River Steel ceremoniously opened its new US$1.3 billion sheet mill in Arkansas on Wednesday.

With a Deal to Divest Its Brazilian Mill, thyssenkrupp Exits Steelmaking in the Americas

22 Feb 2017 - thyssenkrupp AG is ending its decade-long steelmaking venture in the Americas, agreeing to sell its integrated mill in Brazil to Latin American producer Ternium for US$1.33 billion (EUR1.26 billion). 

Big River Disclosed Its First-Month's Production. It's A Lot.

09 Feb 2017 - Start-up Big River Steel produced 63,000 tons of hot-rolled coil in January, its first full month of production, the company has announced.

Rising Demand Prompts NLMK to Reactivate Hot-Dipped Galvanizing Line

06 Feb 2017 - NLMK’s U.S. division has restarted the No. 2 galvanizing line at its Sharon Coating plant in Pennsylvania, the steelmaker announced on Monday.  

U. S. Steel Allots $200 Million for Mill Projects

06 Feb 2017 - United States Steel Corp. said it will invest US$200 million in its mills during the next several years, reports The Times newspaper of northwest Indiana. 

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