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Saarstahl Invests €46 million in Modernization of Rolling Mills

22 Aug 2014 - After the major investment projects of previous years, the most recent of which was the building of the new secondary metallurgy in the steelmaking plant, Saarstahl is continuing its modernization program with further investments in the rolling mills in Völklingen and Burbach, Germany.

Mechel Announces New Members to Its Management Board

22 Aug 2014 - Mechel OAO announced the election of new members to the Mechel OAO Management Board, the company’s elected collegial executive body.

VSW Mounts New Coating Line for Large Diameter Pipes

22 Aug 2014 - Vyksa Steel Works (VSW Open Joint Stock Company, based in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, part of United Metallurgical Company, OMK CJSC, Moscow) has started installing new equipment for the first line of anti-corrosion coating for large diameter pipes (LDP).

SKF Appoints New President and CEO

21 Aug 2014 - SKF announced that Tom Johnstone has decided to step down as president and CEO of SKF, on 1 January 2015.

ArcelorMittal Sends Second Shipment of Oversize Beams for German Bridge Project

21 Aug 2014 - This summer sees ArcelorMittal and CFL cargo repeating the feat achieved at the beginning of last year. On 18 August 2014, 14 more jumbo beams were transported by CFL cargo from ArcelorMittal Differdange to Dresden for use in the construction of a railway bridge by German rail company Deutsche Bahn.

Metalloinvest and Pittini Group Sign HBI Supply Contract

21 Aug 2014 - Metalloinvest and Italian steel factory Ferriere Nord S.P.A. (part of the Pittini Group) announced the signing of a long-term hot briquetted iron (HBI) supply contract.

Global Crude Steel Capacity Utilization Fell in July

20 Aug 2014 - World crude steel production for the 65 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 137 million metric tons (Mt) in July 2014, an increase of 1.7% compared to July 2013.

INTECO Supplying Ruspolymet with VAR Plant; Discussing Strategic Partnership

19 Aug 2014 - In June 2014, Russian special steel producer Ruspolymet assigned INTECO with the engineering and supply of a 6t vacuum arc remelting (VAR) plant.

Artillery Shelling Shuts Down Four Metinvest Group Plants

19 Aug 2014 - Damage from heavy artillery cut the electricity transmission lines to the cities of Yenakiieve and Khartsyzsk, Ukraine. This led to the full shutdown of production at Yenakiieve Steel, Enakievskiy Koksohimprom and Khartsyzsk Pipe. Avdiivka Coke is still cut off from electricity, Metinvest reports.

Mechel Reports New Management Appointment

19 Aug 2014 - Mechel OAO reports that Alexey Ivanushkin was appointed first deputy chief executive officer.

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