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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

Gerdau Orders New MES for Ouro Branco Mill  

01 Jul 2020 - PSI Metals and Primetals Technologies have been contracted to install a new manufacturing execution system (MES) for Gerdau’s Ouro Branco facility in Brazil. 

Texas Long Products Mill Plans EAF Upgrade

01 Jul 2020 - The Systems Group has been awarded a contract to upgrade a Texas electric arc furnace (EAF). 

U. S. Steel to Bring Gary Works BF Back Into Service 

01 Jul 2020 - United States Steel Corporation plans to restart an idled blast furnace on account of rising demand, reports The Times newspaper of northwest Indiana.

Tenova Pomini Sells Three More Roll Grinders Into Vietnam 

29 Jun 2020 - Vietnam’s Hoa Phat Group has commissioned three new roll grinders at its new Dung Quất flat-rolled mill in Quảng Ngãi Province, according to Tenova Pomini, which supplied the equipment. 

This Digital Duo is Punching Up Severstal’s Pickling Production   

29 Jun 2020 - Severstal believes that two digital tools developed in-house could tease an additional 80,000 metric tons of production out of one of its continuous pickling lines, the company reports. 

Thai Strip Mill Signs for New Downcoiler Reel

29 Jun 2020 - Sahaviriya Steel Industries has contracted Danieli Service to replace a downcoiler reel in service at the Thai steelmaker’s hot-strip mill located in Bang Saphan. 

ArcelorMittal Lays Out European Climate Action Plan

26 Jun 2020 - ArcelorMittal Europe intends to become carbon neutral in the next 30 years by transitioning to a direct-reduction based production route and by investing in technology and equipment to store or recycle its carbon output. 

Fives Receives Cold Mill Order

26 Jun 2020 - POSCO has awarded a contract to Fives to build a cold rolling mill that will process the steelmaker’s advanced, ultrahigh-strength GIGA brand steel. 

Salzgitter Takes Next Step in Hydrogen Project

24 Jun 2020 - Salzgitter and industrial partners Rhenus and Uniper will explore the feasibility of building a direct reduced iron plant and associated hydrogen electrolysis plant at a deepwater port in northern Germany, the company announced Wednesday.

Forgings Maker Switches on New High-Speed Press

24 Jun 2020 - Gustav Grimm Edelstahlwerk GmbH & CO. KG, a German high-alloy forgings specialist, has put a new high-speed press from SMS group into service. 

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