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News on the latest technological processes and equipment used in all stages of the steelmaking process.
Coke, Iron and Alternate Iron Production

News items including recovery and non-recovery coke production as well as blast furnace, iron ore, DRI and other sources of iron.

Plant Operations

News items on technologies necessary to ensure the smooth operation of iron and steel mills.

Cold Rolling

Includes cold rolling mills, skinpass rolling and related processes.

Process Lines

Includes galvanizing, tinning, coating, blanking and all other types of process lines.

Continuous Casting

Includes news about all types of continuous casting processes, including strip, thin strip, bloom, billet and beam.

Secondary Metallurgy

News related to secondary refining and ladle technologies.

Converter Steelmaking

News about the production of steel using basic oxygen converters.

Specialty Alloy and Foundry

The latest technological news related to specialty alloys and foundries.

EAF Steelmaking

News about electric arc furnace steel production.

Stainless Steel

Flat Products Rolling

Includes hot strip mill and plate rolling news.

Tubular Rolling

Includes seamless and welded pipe, tube and OCTG rolling and finishing processes.

Long Products Rolling

Includes bar, rod, wire and structural rolling and finishing processes.

Latest News

SSAB Greenlights Plan to Build EAF Mill 

11 Apr 2024 - SSAB’s board of directors have given the go-ahead on construction of a EUR4.5 billion EAF mini-mill in Luleå, Sweden. 

Iron Startup Electra Commissions Colorado Pilot Plant

09 Apr 2024 - Alternative ironmaking startup Electra is commissioning a pilot plant in Boulder, Colo., to demonstrate its electricity-based process, the company has said.

Service Center Starts Red Bud-Built Stretcher-Leveler

03 Apr 2024 - Flat-rolled service center Taylor Steel Inc. recently installed a Red Bud Industries stretcher-leveler at its Stoney Creek, Ont., Canada, location, the equipment supplier reports. 

Primetals Technologies Contracted for Cold Mill Upgrade 

27 Mar 2024 - SSAB has issued the final acceptance certificate on an improvement to its 4-stand tandem cold mill in Hämeenlinna, Finland, and is ready to begin the final phases of the project, according to project contractor Primetals Technologies. 

Pacific Steel Receives OK on Planned Rebar Mill

21 Mar 2024 - Pacific Steel Group has won local permitting approval for its planned rebar micro-mill in California, reports The Bakersfield Californian newspaper. 

Turkish Wire Rod Mill Issues Final Acceptance Certificate on Modernization Project

21 Mar 2024 - Primetals Technologies has received the final acceptance certificate for a wire rod mill modernization project at Kaptan Demir Çelik in Marmara Ereğlisi, Turkey, the company has announced. 

Jindal Steel Inaugurates New Hot Strip Mill 

21 Mar 2024 - Jindal Steel Odisha Ltd. has rolled the first coil on its new SMS group-built hot-strip mill, the equipment supplier has announced. 

ANDRITZ Lands Order for Processing Line Upgrade

20 Mar 2024 - ANDRITZ has been contracted to upgrade a 32-year-old push pickling line at Salzgitter Flachstahl, the company has announced. 

A Scrap Shortage Is Coming. Steel Producers Should Act Now, Says Boston Consulting Group 

14 Mar 2024 - A global 9-million-metric-ton scrap surplus could become a 15-million-metric-ton deficit by 2030 as more producers adopt EAF technology to meet decarbonization goals, according to a new forecast from the Boston Consulting Group. 

Nucor Signs Five-Year Pellet Agreement

14 Mar 2024 - Nucor Corp. has reupped a commercial agreement with Brazilian iron ore miner Samarco, signing a five-year supply agreement for iron ore direct reduction pellets.

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