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Kobe Steel’s New Hot-Metal Treatment Plant Starts Up at Kakogawa Works

22 Apr 2014 - Kobe Steel Ltd.’s new hot-metal treatment plant has gone into operation at its Kakogawa Works in western Japan.

Hamilton Rolls Out New Caster Series

18 Apr 2014 - Hamilton’s 7700 Caster Series is a new line of dual-wheel solid pneumatic casters designed to cushion loads while providing a carrying capacity up to 8,400 lbs. per caster.

Siemens Storage Logistics System Accepted by ArcelorMittal Eisenhüttenstadt

16 Apr 2014 - Steel producer ArcelorMittal Eisenhüttenstadt GmbH has issued Siemens Metals Technologies with the acceptance certificate for the new storage logistics system in its finishing department.

TPC Wire & Cable Develops Super-Trex® Basket-Crane Cable

14 Apr 2014 - TPC Wire & Cable Corp., a supplier of wire, cable and connectors, has introduced a new product to its Super-Trex® family of cables.

Praxair Starts Up Air Separation Plant in Peru, Expanding Supply to Steelmaker

09 Apr 2014 - Praxair, Inc. announced the start-up of a new 270-ton-per-day air separation plant in Pisco, located in the central region of Peru.

Russula to Upgrade Automation System for Nucor Steel Nebraska

31 Mar 2014 - Russula has been selected by Nucor Steel Nebraska to upgrade the automation system and drives for the rod block and laying head in the NN1 rolling mill.

Praxair Starts Up Air Separation Plant for SAIL

19 Mar 2014 - Praxair, Inc. announced the start-up of the first of two 1,250-metric-tons-per-day air separation units at Steel Authority of India’s (SAIL) Bhilai, India, facility.

3tn Introduces Latest Version of Its Technical Warehouse Management System

07 Mar 2014 - At AISTech 2014, 3tn will present the latest version of its technical warehouse management system, TWMS/metals

Global Gauge Commissions Vision-Based Width Gauge in American Steel Plant

05 Mar 2014 - Global Gauge Corporation (GGC) has successfully commissioned its first stereoscopic width gauge system.

Terex Material Handling to Supply AZZ Galvanizing Services with 12 Overhead Cranes

25 Feb 2014 - Terex Material Handling announced an order for twelve 20-ton, double-girder Demag overhead cranes and eight Demag DH monorail rope hoists from AZZ incorporated.

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