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Sheet Processing and Finishing Lines—A Practical Training Seminar

27 Sep–01 Oct 2020 | Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Overview of process lines, including — pickling, annealing, galvanizing, cleaning, plating, painting, skinpass rolling, leveling, slitting and special processes.

Continuous Casting – A Practical Training Seminar

13–15 Oct 2020 | Independence, Ohio, USA

This informative program targets the heart of steelmaking: the frontline operator. 

Environmental Solutions: Meeting EPA Air Emission Requirements

19–21 Oct 2020 | Southgate, Michigan, USA

Optimizing the resource-consuming processes and the environmental control systems that are typically found in steel mills.

The Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel: 101

04–05 Nov 2020 |, Pennsylvania, USA

The making, shaping, and treating of steel are critical to product design, application, cost and performance. 

Long Products Rolling – A Practical Training Seminar

09–11 Feb 2021 |, Texas, USA

The primary focus is on the process and equipment customarily found in the rolling mill building. 

Digital Transformation Forum for the Steel Industry

15–17 Mar 2021 | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Digital Transformation is a critical component for steel companies’ future success. It is a broad concept with the potential to influence all aspects of the steelmaking process.


Poetry and Steel

It’s been said that the ‘eighth wonder’ of the world is the art of steelmaking: surely a poetic process from start to finish. How ironic that this new poetry store in Shanghai displays its books on unique, architectural steel shelves. Check out the full story to see more details on their beautiful display.

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Monthly Journal

Material Handling, Packaging & Transportation

2020 June Issue

The micro-mill at Nucor’s 380,000-tons-per-year greenfield site in Sedalia, Mo., USA, struck its first arc in January. Utilizing Danieli’s micro-mill technology, steel is melted, cast and rolled in a single, uninterrupted step to produce No. 4 to No. 11 rebar in straight lengths and in spools. Read more about this new facility on page 4.