WORLDSTEEL TO HOLD ITS SECOND STEEL SAFETY DAY ON 28 APRIL
25.03.2015 - worldsteel has launched a new video animation which highlights how the steel industry can move towards zero-accidents by tackling the five main causes of incidents. Watch the video on the Steel Safety Day page.
FEBRUARY 2015 CRUDE STEEL PRODUCTION DATA
20.03.2015 -World crude steel production for the 65 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 128 million tonnes (Mt) in February 2015, a 0.6% increase compared to February 2014.
NEW TECHNOLOGY PAVES THE WAY FOR GREENER STEEL
23.03.2015 - An agreement aiming to trial Dry Slag Granulation technology on an industrial scale has been signed between Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, and the Beijing Research Institute of Metallurgical Equipment.
NEW LIGHTER, STRONGER, MORE DUCTILE STEEL MAY OPEN NEW ERA FOR STEEL INDUSTRY
10.03.2015 - By altering the way compounds are structured in an alloy of steel, researchers at Pohang University of Science and Technology in South Korea have developed new lightweight steel as strong and as ductile as titanium.
2015 MARKS 80TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BEVERAGE CAN
10.03.2015 - The first beer in a can was sold in Richmond, Virginia in 1935. The new packaging concept was met with immediate success. Compared to glass, cans were lightweight, cheap, and easy to stack.
STEEL IS AN INTEGRAL PART OF THE GLOBAL CIRCULAR ECONOMY
25.02.2015 - worldsteel announces the launch of a new publication ‘Steel in the circular economy - A life cycle perspective’. It examines the critical role of steel in delivering true sustainability to our society and calls for a global rethink of regulations.
SteelChallenge-9, Brussels, Belgium, 11 February 2015
Steel makes the world a better place
Steel in the 21st century
Life Cycle Assessment in the automotive industry: animation