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NSSMC Named a Top 100 Global Innovator in 2016 for Fifth Consecutive Year

27 February 2017 

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC) was recognized as one of the world’s top 100 most innovators, by receiving the “2016 Top 100 Global Innovator Award" for the fifth consecutive year. Read more

The Swedish Energy Agency Is Investing Heavily in a Carbon-Dioxide-Free Steel Industry

27 February 2017 

SSAB’s, LKAB’s and Vattenfall’s initiative for a carbon-dioxide-free steel industry has gained additional support from The Swedish Energy Agency. Today the agency passed a resolution to finance a 4-year long research project for SEK 102 million. Read more

ArcelorMittal wins quality award from world’s largest automaker

23 February 2017 

ArcelorMittal has picked up a supplier award from the world’s largest automaker, in recognition of the company’s impressive quality performance. Read more

POSCO’s Smart Factory Introduces Artificial Intelligence

17 February 2017 

POSCO has begun incorporating advanced AI technology into its smart factories in order to more efficiently manufacture automotive steel. This has led to a more accurate coating weight control process, higher-quality products and less waste. Read more

Progress made by Baotou Steel in LCA research of rare earth steel products

13 February 2017 

Baotou's Steel LCA report of rare earth steel products-steel rail U76CrRE and automobile beam steel BT610L has recently successfully passed the review by SGS. Read more