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Professor: Steel Needs New Products, But It Needs the Processes to Make Them, Too

07 May 2018 - The third generation of advanced high-strength steels is just now beginning to enter widespread commercialization, but it likely will be a few more years before they reach a tipping point, according to Colorado School of Mines professor and metallurgist John Speer.

voestalpine Marks the Start of Work on Hydrogen Plant

23 Apr 2018 - voestalpine has launched construction of a pilot-scale hydrogen electrolysis plant, a project that it hopes will pave the way for a carbon-free steelmaking. 

AISI Lauds Plans to Revise Vehicle Emissions Standards

05 Apr 2018 - The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) said it supports the Trump administration’s decision to revise the new fuel efficiency standards laid out during the Barack Obama presidency. 

Steel Technology Group Seeks Cooperative Solutions to European Industry's Biggest Challenges

28 Mar 2018 - A technology-oriented unit of the European Steel Association is beginning a new chapter as a standalone, non-profit entity that will tackle the industry’s shared technical challenges. 

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